ASC/CS Autism Awareness

Venue
Venue - SMH Training Room, Ground Floor, Fletton Quays, Bittern Way
venue
Course Tutors
David Thomas
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Admin Contact
Workforce Development Team (workforcedevelopment@peterborough.gov.uk)
Target Audience
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Course Types
Classroom
Course categories
Adult Services / Private, Voluntary & Independent Sector
Subject
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Course description
This is a basic awareness course and is aimed at any staff who may support individuals on the Autistic Spectrum and who have either very little or no current awareness.
Training objectives
Learning outcomes

  • An Introduction to Autism

  • The concept of the Autistic Spectrum

  • The Triad of Impairments, with examples of behaviour

  • How people with Autism view the world

  • Sensory processing sensitivity and additional characteristics

  • Practical responses reasonable adjustments

  • Sources of further information, advice, and contact numbers

Additional Information
Enquiries
Start Date
Thursday 11 July 2019
End Date
Thursday 11 July 2019
Closing Date
Wednesday 10 July 2019
Times
13:30 - 17:00
Maximum Places
16 
Cost
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Number of Sessions
1