Understanding Children’s autism

The level 2 understanding autism in children course is aimed at helping you progress your skills and knowledge in supporting children with autism in a career and your personal life.

Course overview

At a glance




12 weeks



About the course

This Level 2 training programme helps participants support children with autism. It covers key aspects like social challenges, interaction difficulties, and repetitive behaviours. The programme explores autism and Aspergers, aiding participants in understanding and meeting the unique needs of children.
Participants will learn about early signs, diagnosis processes, and relevant laws. The programme focuses on practical strategies for adjustments, managing behaviours, and finding support for children and families. It also delves into societal impacts, creating sensory-friendly environments, and developing skills to address the sensory needs of children with autism.

Is this course right for you?

This course is for those wanting to learn more about autism in children and could be looking to progress in a career supporting those with autism. This course is useful for those working in public sectors with children. Whether you’re unemployed or want to gain new skills, this course could be right for you.

To complete the programme, you will need to be:

  • Over the age of 19
  • Unemployed (GMCA only)

What you’ll learn

This course is packed with exciting and educational content.

Over the course of 2 weeks, you will cover:

  • Sign and symptoms of Autism
  • Living with Autism
  • Supporting children with Autism
  • Dealing with challenging behaviour

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How you’ll learn

The course will take place in person.

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The people that make it happen


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