Understanding Autism Level 3


About the Course

Autism is a spectrum condition that affects how a person communicates with others and how they interpret the world around them. There are around 700,000 people in the UK with autism- more than 1 in every 100. This course will give you a clear understanding of the context around autism, how to effectively communicate and how to support and manage individuals with autism.


• Achieve a nationally recognised Level 3 qualification
• Improve your understanding of theories relating to autism
• Further your personal and professional development
• Ensure you understand what is meant by autism and how it is diagnosed
• Learn at a time that suits you without the need to attend college

Course Units

Unit 1: Autism in context.

Unit 2: Positive behavioural support for individuals with autism.

Unit 3: Understand support and management of transitions for individuals with autism.

Unit 4: Therapeutic interventions and support available for individuals with autism and co-occurring conditions. 

Unit 5: Communication and social interaction with individuals with autism.

Unit 6: Safeguarding and resilience in autism.

Is this course for me?

Is this course for me?

This course is fully funded and is available to anyone who falls within the eligibility requirements below: 

• You have not yet received a Level 3 qualification or higher (equivalent to an A-level or higher).
• Age 19+ .
• EU / UK Resident for 3+ years.
• You will be required to have achieved Level 1 English and Maths
and achieved Level 2 English and Maths tests prior to completion.
A willingness to continue to develop personal ICT skills to a level in-line with the LST role
A willingness to continue to develop personal ICT skills to a level in-line with the LST role

Please call 02039003091 if you have any questions about our courses!