LEVEL 3 CERTIFICATE UNDERSTANDING AUTISM

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LEVEL 3 CERTIFICATE UNDERSTANDING AUTISM

Level Three

More than 1 in every 100 people in the UK have an autism diagnosis. The Level 3 Certificate in Understanding Autism is designed for learners who want to increase their knowledge and understanding of the condition, and the challenges and strengths that autistic people may experience. You will learn about characteristics, diagnosis and how understanding and different theories surrounding autism have developed over time. Within this qualification, the term ‘autism’ is used as an umbrella term for all autistic spectrum conditions, including Asperger syndrome.

• England (Distance Learning).

Funding

Funding available

Course Delivery

Online

Course Duration

3 Months

Awarding Body

NCFE CACHE

COURSE CONTENT
  • Autism in context
  • Positive behavioural support for autistic individuals
  • Support and management of transitions for autistic individuals
  • Therapeutic interventions and support available for autistic individuals and co-occuring conditions
  • Safeguarding and resilience in autism

Eligibility

From 1st April 2021, anyone aged 24+ who wants to achieve their first full level 3 qualification, which is equivalent to an advanced technical certificate or diploma, or 2 full A levels, will be able to sign up to a fully-funded course.

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