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Autism Awareness Online Course

Our Autism Awareness Online course enables attendees to identify symptoms and recognise the different risk factors and what treatments are available.
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About Autism Awareness Online Course

What is autism? What other conditions can autism occur with? What can increase a child’s risk of having autism? What is the difference between male and female autism? What is The Triad of Impairments? What is The Six Stage Target Model? What is Pathological Demand Avoidance (PDA) and how is it involved with autism? What is the SPELL Framework? Our Autism Awareness course will help you answer the questions above and more. 7/10 people with autism also have mental health difficulties. Through our Autism Awareness course, you will gain an understanding of how the 5 senses are affected by autism. You will learn how autism is diagnosed. You will learn the criteria that were set out to diagnose autism which are the ICD-11 and DSM-5. You will learn what criteria set out the foundation for diagnostic tools which are the DISCO, ADI-R, ADOS, and 3Di. You will learn how social, communication, and behavioural skills are affected by autism. You will learn how speech is affected by autism. You will so learn how sensory difficulties can affect an individual’s day-to-day life.

What does this course cover?

  • What autism is and how it affects an individual’s day to day life.
  • Recognise how autism affects an adolescence compared to a child.
  • Recognise the types and reasons to why an individual with autism may self-harm.
  • Understand why individuals with autism have difficulty with food.
  • Demonstrate effective techniques and strategies to aid someone with autism.
  • Develop effective tactics to implement the individual’s interest into day to day life.
  • Explore reasons to why day to day life living with autism may be difficult.

Who is our Autism Awareness Online Course for?

Our Autism Awareness course is for anyone who cares for or works with an individual who have autism who is looking for basic awareness around autism. Our course is solely based on children and adolescents with autism rather than adults. Whatever care or non-care sector you work in our autism awareness course will provide you with the knowledge, skills, and confidence.

What will you achieve?

  • Discuss how the psychological and physical symptoms of anxiety can affect someone with autism.
  • Discuss how the 5 senses can be affected by autism.
  • Recognise what the theory of mind is.
  • Be able to understand the difference between receptive and expressive speech.
  • Evaluate the different sensory difficulties that can be affected by autism.
  • Develop knowledge, skills and strategies to develop positive environments for individual’s with autism.

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I can say with all truth that this service is class A1. We have used there Breakaway Restraint/conflict management & also E-learning courses services for many years now & everything has been delivered professionally and extremely clearly with no problems.
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I have been on several training courses run by this company over the last. Each time the trainer have been really good at making the course contact interesting and interactive. This certainly helps me to remember everything. Would recommend them.
Nicola Olorenshaw
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I absolutely love attending training with Able Training. The courses are professionally prepared and delivered and the trainers are of a very high standard and are very engaging and knowledgeable. Awesome!
Rebecca Markham
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Fantastic training , I have participated in a number of courses over the last 12 months , each course has been very interesting and helpful to my role as a foster Carer , the information is presented in a interesting way and gets each point across effectively, I would highly recommend them ! I am looking forward to more in the near future .
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Able training delivered Conflict management to our staff and they all found it extremely useful, feedback included; 'I really enjoyed this course, I found the facilitator very enthusiastic and passionate about the subject. The course was highly informative and I would recommend it. Thank you Able training!
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Great 'Restraint training' course at Earlham Primary School in North London. Very professional and would highly recommend to other schools. Friendly, to the point, and tailored to our requirements. Thank you.

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