This 90 minute basic autism awareness training course will give staff a better understanding and awareness of autism and the way it affects pupils in school. It is suitable for all staff within school-age education setting, mainstream and specialist services. This includes teachers, teaching assistants, transport staff, lunchtime staff, senior management, governors and service staff such as administrators.
All participants will be able to:
- Identify the four key areas of difference that need to be taken into account.
- Know the importance of understanding the individual pupil and their profile of strengths and areas for devleopment.
- Identify the key areas to help pupils on the autism spectrum build positive relationships with staff, peers, families and people in their community.
- Develop an awareness of the sensory and communication differences that pupils may experience.
You can download the Making Sense of Autism information booklet.
If you have any queries, please contact our dedicated AET training team at Daisy Chain on 01642 531248 or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org