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Autism awareness

Level 1 Autism Awareness Training

This is a basic autism awareness training session delivered by education specialists. The course is run during the evenings. This level is suitable for teaching and non-teaching staff who need an understanding of autism in their role. Attendees will learn to:

  • Identify the four key areas of difference that need to be taken into account when working with pupils with autism
  • Appreciate the importance of understanding the individual and their profile of strengths and weaknesses
  • Identify the key ways to help pupils with autism build positive relationships with staff and their peers
  • Understand that many pupils with autism may have sensory sensitivities which can affect their capability to learn and their emotional state.

For prices, venues and course dates, please email the CPD Academy team.  Alternatively, if you are already registered with Teaching Personnel, simply login to the CPD Academy portal.