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TQUK Level 3 Certificate in Understanding Autism

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Overview

  • Learn how to support individuals with autism
  • Develop skills to aide communication and social interaction
  • Understand the legislative framework relating to autism
  • Gain a Level 3 certification – equivalent to an A Level
  • Develop the skills needed to work with individuals with autism
  • Complete the course in as little as 6 months

Of the 700,000 people in the UK diagnosed with some form of autism in the UK, 70% of adults claim they do not receive any help in coping with their diagnosis.

As a result, feelings of isolation are common and one in three adults experience severe and ongoing mental health issues.

This level 3 certificate in Understanding Autism will allow you to develop a comprehensive understanding of autism in its many forms. You will learn how to adopt a positive approach to supporting individuals with autism and the different theories behind these approaches.

Part of the course includes understanding the legislative framework surrounding the provision of care and support for those with autism. This includes your role and responsibilities and safeguarding.

During your studies you will learn the range of therapeutic interventions and support communication and social interaction for individuals with autism.

To be awarded the Level 3 Certificate in Understanding Autism, learners are required to successfully complete 6 mandatory units:

  • Unit 01 - Autism in context
  • Unit 02 - Positive behavioural support for individuals with autism
  • Unit 03 - Understand support and management of transitions for individuals with autism
  • Unit 04 - Therapeutic interventions and support available for individuals with autism and co-occurring conditions
  • Unit 05 - Communication and social interaction with individuals with autism
  • Unit 06 - Safeguarding and resilience in autism

Getting Started

learndirect is one of the UK's leading distance learning providers. However, unlike most providers, all our courses are online based. This gives you the flexibility to complete the course that fits around your existing commitments.

All you need to do is login to our student portal and the entire course will be there waiting for you. So, you can start learning from the moment you enrol with us.

You will be given a dedicated tutor to support you in your studies. They will be on hand to answer questions, provide clarification and mark your assignments. Every assignment will be returned with detailed feedback so you can improve throughout your studies.

Modules

To be awarded the Level 3 Certificate in Understanding Autism, learners are required to successfully complete 5 mandatory units:

  • Unit 01 - Understand the diagnosis and management of autism
  • Unit 02 - Understand best practice in the context of autism
  • Unit 03 - Legislation, guidance, information and support relevant to autism
  • Unit 04 - Autism and behaviour
  • Unit 05 - Living with autism in society

Requirements

There are no entry requirements needed to enrol on this course.

The approximate amount of time required to complete the course is 211 hrs.

Assessment

Your work will be assessed at the end of each unit. The assignments will then be used to create a portfolio of evidence. You will also gain feedback and grades provided by your personal tutor, that will help you progress through the course. 

Qualifications

TQUK

TQUK logo

After successfully completing this course, you will gain the TQUK Level 3 Certificate in Understanding Autism (RQF) (Ofqual qualification code = 603/3203/7).

Established in 2013, Training Qualifications UK are one of the most forward-thinking and agile Awarding Organisations in the UK. They work closely with both employers and providers to ensure learners receive qualifications that have impact in the workplace and help learners succeed in all walks of life.

Hear from our past Students

  • Learn how to support individuals with autism
  • Develop skills to aide communication and social interaction
  • Understand the legislative framework relating to autism
  • Gain a Level 3 certification – equivalent to an A Level
  • Develop the skills needed to work with individuals with autism
  • Complete the course in as little as 6 months

Of the 700,000 people in the UK diagnosed with some form of autism in the UK, 70% of adults claim they do not receive any help in coping with their diagnosis.

As a result, feelings of isolation are common and one in three adults experience severe and ongoing mental health issues.

This level 3 certificate in Understanding Autism will allow you to develop a comprehensive understanding of autism in its many forms. You will learn how to adopt a positive approach to supporting individuals with autism and the different theories behind these approaches.

Part of the course includes understanding the legislative framework surrounding the provision of care and support for those with autism. This includes your role and responsibilities and safeguarding.

During your studies you will learn the range of therapeutic interventions and support communication and social interaction for individuals with autism.

To be awarded the Level 3 Certificate in Understanding Autism, learners are required to successfully complete 6 mandatory units:

  • Unit 01 - Autism in context
  • Unit 02 - Positive behavioural support for individuals with autism
  • Unit 03 - Understand support and management of transitions for individuals with autism
  • Unit 04 - Therapeutic interventions and support available for individuals with autism and co-occurring conditions
  • Unit 05 - Communication and social interaction with individuals with autism
  • Unit 06 - Safeguarding and resilience in autism

Getting Started

learndirect is one of the UK's leading distance learning providers. However, unlike most providers, all our courses are online based. This gives you the flexibility to complete the course that fits around your existing commitments.

All you need to do is login to our student portal and the entire course will be there waiting for you. So, you can start learning from the moment you enrol with us.

You will be given a dedicated tutor to support you in your studies. They will be on hand to answer questions, provide clarification and mark your assignments. Every assignment will be returned with detailed feedback so you can improve throughout your studies.

Modules

To be awarded the Level 3 Certificate in Understanding Autism, learners are required to successfully complete 5 mandatory units:

  • Unit 01 - Understand the diagnosis and management of autism
  • Unit 02 - Understand best practice in the context of autism
  • Unit 03 - Legislation, guidance, information and support relevant to autism
  • Unit 04 - Autism and behaviour
  • Unit 05 - Living with autism in society

Requirements

There are no entry requirements needed to enrol on this course.

The approximate amount of time required to complete the course is 211 hrs.

Assessment

Your work will be assessed at the end of each unit. The assignments will then be used to create a portfolio of evidence. You will also gain feedback and grades provided by your personal tutor, that will help you progress through the course. 

Qualifications

TQUK

TQUK logo

After successfully completing this course, you will gain the TQUK Level 3 Certificate in Understanding Autism (RQF) (Ofqual qualification code = 603/3203/7).

Established in 2013, Training Qualifications UK are one of the most forward-thinking and agile Awarding Organisations in the UK. They work closely with both employers and providers to ensure learners receive qualifications that have impact in the workplace and help learners succeed in all walks of life.

Hear from our past Students

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