An Introduction to Autistic Spectrum Disorders
Welcome to Helping Hands' An Introduction to Autistic Spectrum Disorders training course which gives an insight into the autistic spectrum, latest research and the five forms of autism that may be encountered. This will also equip participants to modify their approach in communicating with people on the autistic spectrum as well as understanding typical autistic behaviours.
An Introduction to Autistic Spectrum Disorders Training Course Overview
Unit I: The Five Recognised Forms of Autism
Unit II: The Triad of Impairment
Unit III: The Autistic Spectrum
Unit IV: Environmental Factors that can affect the Behaviour of People on the Autistic Spectrum
Unit V: Latest Research
Unit VI: Human Brain Function
Unit VII: The Triggers Game
Unit VIII: Personal Space
Unit IX: Behaviour Top Tips
Unit X: The Task Game
Frequently Asked Questions
Do you need any prior training/qualifications to do this course?
No, participants do not need any prior training or qualifications to attend this course. Helping Hands’ training courses are designed to pass on skills and knowledge to complete novices as well as experienced professionals, all participants will benefit from this course regardless of experience or existing skills/knowledge.
Do you offer this course online?
Yes, a similar version of this course can be accessed via virtual workshop or online video course. Helping Hands trainers can deliver this training course over a video conferencing platform such as Zoom where they will share their screen, lead discussions with participants and deliver the learning outcomes over the internet. If you would like to access this course via virtual workshop please get in touch.
Do you need to be physically fit to do this course?
There are no physical aspects to the learning of this course. Therefore, this course is accessible to people of all levels of health and fitness, to be able to pass this course participants need to demonstrate an understanding of the course material and be willing to learn and engage with the course – there are no physical requirements to this.
Do you gain a qualification from this course?
This course is certified by Helping Hands and participants that pass this course can hold their course certificates as evidence of learning and an excellent level of knowledge, understanding and skills pertaining to this topic.