Level 2 Certificate in Understanding Autism

Level 2 Certificate in Understanding Autism

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. 

Having a clear understanding of the misconceptions, diagnoses and support surrounding autism are just some of the essential skills needed when working in mental health.

  • Learn how individuals with autism process sensory information
  • Understand the characteristics that may be present in individuals with autism
  • Understand the conditions that commonly occur with autism
  • Learn the common misconceptions surrounding autism
  • Learn how speech, language and communication may differ in people with autism
  • Recognise how legislation and guidance underpins support

Key Information

Cost

Awarding Body

Duration

Delivery

Fully Funded*

NCFE CACHE

6 Weeks

Online and Paper-based

You must live in England and be over 19 years old to be eligible.