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Making Sense of Autism and Good Autism Practice Enhancing and Extending

3rd June 2019 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm BST


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There are two training courses running on the same day.

Suzanne Farrell will be running Making Sense of Autism

The making sense of autism training will giving you a better understanding and awareness of autism and the way it affects pupils in school.

Basic autism awareness training for all staff within school-age education setting, mainstream and specialist services. This includes teachers, teaching assistants, transport staff, lunchtime staff, senior management, governors and service staff such as administrators.

All participants will be able to:

• Identify the four key areas of difference that need to be taken into account.
• Know the importance of understanding the individual pupil and their profile of strengths and areas for development.
• Identify the key areas to help pupils on the autism spectrum build positive relationships with staff, peers, families and people in their community.
• Develop an awareness of the sensory and communication differences that pupils may experience.

The training uses a range of teaching tools to form an essential part of your continued professional development: VIDEO, CASE STUDIES, SCENARIO’S, PRESENTATIONS, RESOURCES, ACTIVITIES

Ruth Fidler will be running Good Autism Practice: Enhancing and Extending

This 1/2 day session is designed to build on the learning developed through the ‘Good Autism Practice’ by enabling delegates to deepen their understanding of autism & the implications for practice.

If you are a front line member of staff seeking more information, ideas, strategies and suggestions then this is for you.

This session is suitable for practitioners working with school-age pupils on the autism spectrum in both mainstream and specialist services.


3rd June 2019
8:00 am - 5:00 pm BST
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United Kingdom


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