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Certificate in understanding Autism

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Course overview

More than 700,000 people in the UK have autism, meaning that more than one in 100 people are autistic. Autism is a lifelong condition that can affect the way in which individuals communicate and interact with others. Our course will develop your understanding of autism and help you support individuals living with the condition. Whether you provide support to a person with autism or are looking to boost your skills for work, this qualification will give you the knowledge you need to help people with autism live healthy and fulfilled lives.

Course information

During the course, topics covered will include:

  • Introduction to autism
  • Signs and symptoms of autism
  • How to support individuals with autism