Certificate in Understanding Autism in Children and Young People (Childcare Course)

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Professional Training
6 weeks
Full time
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Course description

Certificate in Understanding Autism in Children and Young People (Childcare Course)

The main aim of this level 2 qualification is to help you to gain the skills, knowledge and confidence to effectively support children with autism, to enhance their learning experience for them and help them reach their full potential.

This course will give you an in-depth understanding of autism, how it can present in children and how to support the children in your care.

Outcome / Qualification etc.

Level 2

This short course will run via weekly webinars, giving you the opportunity to do your coursework at home. You will receive a professional level 2 qualification awarded to you by TQUK.

Training Course Content

Learning topics and areas of development include:

  • Signs, symptoms and diagnosis of autism
  • Information, support and legislation relating to autism
  • Living with autism
  • Best practice relating to autism

Course delivery details

You will have access to our experienced trainers and receive consistent support for your learning.

Throughout the course you will receive and have access to a range of resources in order to enable you to develop your skills and knowledge regarding autism, how to handle challenging behaviour and help children with autism in the classroom.


Our courses are cost free for learners. For employers the apprenticeship will be paid for through apprenticeship levy or 95% of the course will be funded externally.

Continuing Studies

Additionally, this programme can benefit anyone who is looking further and develop their knowledge of how to support the teaching so you can enhance the educational experience for the children.

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Sheffield Park, 12 Europa View, Tinsley
S9 1XH Sheffield Yorkshire

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