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AUTISTIC SPECTRUM INTRODUCTORY AWARENESS Level 2 Unit


Unit - Level 2 Introductory Awareness of Autistic Spectrum BSU Flexible Skills Fund EV-O Sem 2



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Level
Level 2
Mode of Study
Evening
Course Type
FREE COURSES - Skill Up - Flexible Skill Fund
Location
Online

OVERVIEW

The unit provides introductory awareness on autistic spectrum conditions. It provides learners with key areas of knowledge and explores important themes such as individuality, communication, behaviour and person-centred support.

ENTRY REQUIREMENTS

This unit is suitable for learners aged 16 and above, and is aimed at anyone with an interest in, or who are already working with, people with learning disabilities in a variety of roles.

Eligibility for all courses:

  • Must be 18 on or before course start date.
  • Eligible to work in Northern Ireland.
  • ‘Settled’ in Northern Ireland, and has been ordinarily resident in the UK for at least three years.
  • Or is a person who has indefinite leave to enter or remain in the UK.
  • Candidates are only permitted to complete a maximum of 2 free courses at a time.

MODULES

N/A

DURATION

8 Weeks

ASSESSMENT

N/A

FEES

This course is FREE to individuals through the Skill UP Flexible Skills Programme. The Flexible Skills Fund has been established to help upskill and reskill individuals to meet the needs of the economy as we emerge from the pandemic and continue to grow the Economy beyond it.

PROGRESSION

On completion of this qualification you may wish to avail of other Continuous Professional Development qualifications such as Managing Challenging Behaviour, Introduction to Mindfulness or Introduction to Infant Mental Health.

HOW TO APPLY

All full-time courses starting in September 2022 are open for applications. Please click on the Apply Now button (top right in the blue box) to begin your application. 

If you require any assistance with your application you can call us on 0300 123 1223.

CONTACT

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IMPORTANT COURSE & DELIVERY STATEMENT

In light of the continuing Covid-19 situation, Southern Regional College may have to amend the delivery methods for a number of courses for the new academic year, or should the need arise effect a temporary College closure. This may also lead to restrictions when accessing student services. Please be assured that the safety of our students is paramount and as such we will be implementing a range of measures in line with government advice and protocols. We will make all appropriate and reasonable adjustments to maintain the ongoing quality of teaching and learning and our support services.

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FEES POLICY

Information about our fees policy including details on registration and reduced fees as well as refunds can be found HERE

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  • Course Code
    P2696SE
  • Start Date
    13/10/2022
  • Day and Time
    Thurs
    19:00
  • Weeks
    8
  • Fees
    FREE
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