Hampshire - Post 16 Making Sense of Autism, 28 November 2023 and 16 January 2024 CE / SC

Post 16 Making Sense of Autism
28 November, 2023
09:30:AM - 12:00:PM
16 January, 2024
09:30:AM - 12:00:PM

Athelstan Road
SO23 7GA
United Kingdom

Venue telephone number
Local authority location of training
  • Hampshire

Who is this module for?

For everyone involved in the Post-16 sector who would benefit from having an understanding of autism. This includes teaching and support staff, office staff, caterers, transport staff, governors, employers and careers advisers.

The aims

To enable you to:

  • Enhance your understanding and awareness of autism and the three areas of difference that affect autistic learners. 
  • Equip you with the knowledge you need to begin to make reasonable adjustments in the way you support autistic learners.

Learning objectives

After completing this module you will be able to:

  • Approach autism as a difference and celebrate the strengths of the learner.
  • Understand how three areas of difference can affect autistic learners.
  • Appreciate how important it is to learn from the perspectives of autistic learners and to get to know the learner as an individual.
  • Reflect on and implement reasonable adjustments to support autistic learners you work with.

Post 16 Making Sense of Autism at Osborne School Winchester:

28 November 2023

16 January 2024