Understanding Autism Level 2

Understanding Autism Level 2

This qualification aims to develop learners’ understanding of autism and the principles of supporting individuals with autism – covering the person-centred approach and influence of positive communication methods, how to support positive behaviour, and how individuals with autism can be supported to live healthy and fulfilled lives.

What will you do?

The course is made up of a series of modules which form 2 workbooks of study.
Introduction to autism
Using a person-centred approach to support individuals with autism
Communication and social interaction in individuals with autism
Sensory processing, perception and cognition

How will you learn?

Two module text books are provided with all learning materials included for your directed study.

How are you assessed?

Assessment involves a two work booklets which are completed as distance learning and submitted to the college.

You need:

A willingness to learn and a keen interest in learning more about the autism spectrum and ways to effective support individuals and key others.

What do you need to know?

There are no formal entry requirements as all learning materials are provided.

This qualification is awarded by NCFE

What’s next?

Upon completion of the course, students can apply for other distance learning programmes, use as APL for QCF qualifications where appropriate and use their newly acquired knowledge in practice.

How do I apply?


How much does the course cost?

Fully funded if you are a 19+ Learner.

Additional costs

* £120 withdraw or non-completion fee applies if you do not complete your course.

3 reasons to join us:

Relevant subject areas to develop your knowledge in a range of career areas.

Distance learning allows for flexibility and the ability to gain accredited qualifications.

Supportive tutors and excellent learning materials to support your studies with a 100% achievement rate.