Certificate in Understanding Autism (Level 3)

Key Facts
  • Starts All year round
  • Course Type Distance Learning
  • Duration 12 Weeks
  • You Need 4 Requirements needed View


This qualification is designed for learners who want to increase their knowledge and understanding of Autism. Successful completion of this qualification will allow learners to develop in-depth knowledge and understanding of Autism, which would support progression onto appropriate qualifications and into employment within the health and social care sector.

What will I learn

This qualification covers: Autism in Context Positive Behavioural Support for Individuals with Autism Understand Support and Management of Transitions for Individuals with Autism Therapeutic Interventions and Support Available for Individuals with Autism and Co-occurring Conditions Communication and Social Interaction with Individuals with Autism Safeguarding and Resilience in Autism

How will I learn

Full access to online units for your directed study.

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.

Additional Information

This qualification is designed for learners who wish to increase their knowledge and understanding of Autism. To apply for any of these courses or for any further enquiries, please email distancelearning@stockton.ac.uk.

You can work around your family and work commitments
You can study in the comfort of your own home
You can help support your family and friends who may have a health condition
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