Understanding Autism

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Autism effects around 1 in 100 people in the UK with currently over 700,000 people presently recognised as being on the autistic spectrum. Autism is a developmental disability that effects a persons communications skills and their perception of the environment around them. The National Nursery Training Understanding Autism course has been developed by subject specialists with knowledge of the Early Years Foundation Stage (EYFS) and its links to SEND to provide you with a deeper understanding of what Autism is, identifiable signs of autism, the developmental challenges of a child on the Autistic Spectrum alongside a range of strategies that you could implement to aid the development of Autistic children in your care.


As part of the National Nursery Training Understanding Autism course your will gain an understanding of:

  • What Autism is and its challenges to practitioners
  • The Autistic Spectrum
  • Strengths and Challenges of being on the Autistic Spectrum
  • Associated challenges including Sensory Perception Difficulties
  • Strategies for practitioners working with those with ASD


Successful candidates will be awarded the National Nursery Training Autism Awareness Course Completion Certificate.

Duration: 1 hour

Suggested progression:

Course access is valid for 365 days from date of purchase. This certificate is valid for 1 years.

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