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Private training : Homestart Volunteers: 18 November 2020 10am -12
18th November 2020 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm GMTFree
Basic autism awareness training for Croydon early years staff in Croydon nursery schools. This course is suitable for keyworkers, teaching assistants and all staff in early years supporting children with autism.
All participants will be able to:
•Identify the four key areas of difference that need to be taken into account when working with children on the autism spectrum.
•Know the importance of understanding the individual child on the autism spectrum and their profile of strengths and weaknesses.
•Identify the key areas to help children on the autism spectrum build positive relationships with staff and their peers.
•Know that many children on the autism spectrum can be unusually sensitive to everyday sights, sounds, touch, tastes and smells. This can affect their learning and emotional state.