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Equality, Diversity & Inclusion when Supporting Autism Level 2 Course

Our Level 2 Equality, Diversity and Inclusion when Supporting Autism course will help you learn how autism affects people and the best approaches for providing support for individuals with autism. This is a funded online course.

Accredited by NCFE, the Level 2 Equality, Diversity and Inclusion when Supporting Autism is a valuable qualification for providing support to individuals with autism in sectors such as health and social care, education and entertainment. You will understand the impacts and effects of equality and diversity and how to apply your knowledge to support individuals.

After completing this course, you’ll receive a ‘Level 2 Certificate in Understanding Autism’ and ‘Level 2 Certificate in Equality and Diversity‘ to add to your CV!

GCSE Grade C (or equivalent) in English. If you do not hold this qualification you will be asked to complete an English diagnostic assessment during the application process.

This course combines two Level 2 qualifications. You will study the following modules for each qualification and receive two qualification certificates upon completion of this course.

Level 2 Certificate in Equality and Diversity Level 2 Certificate in Understanding Autism
  • Equality and diversity in society.
  • Introduction to autism.
  • The impact of stereotyping and labelling
  • Using a person-centred approach to support individuals with autism.
  • Taking individual responsibility and action to help and support others.
  • Communication and social interaction in individuals with autism.
  • The effects of prejudice and discrimination.
  • Sensory processing, perception and cognition in individuals with autism.
  • Examine rights and responsibilities.
  • Supporting positive behaviour in individuals with autism.
  • Supporting individuals with autism to live healthy and fulfilled lives.


On average, this course takes 8 weeks to complete. However, the duration will vary depending on speed of learning and current ability.

This qualification is FREE subject to eligibility. For more information, contact us or complete the initial application below.

This course is funded by the government and is subject to eligibility criteria. Please visit www.thinkemployment.com/apply for more information.

Getting started on this course is easy!


Sign up using our online enrolment form

Click the ‘apply now’ button above, or visit www.thinkemployment.com/apply to start your application for the course of your choice.



Complete your enrolment with our team

Once you have submitted the online form you will receive a call from a member of our team to confirm your details and ensure the course is right for you.


Recieve your log in and you’re ready to go!

Once enrolled our Think team will provide you with your login details. As soon as you receive them you are free to start your learning!

Unrestricted Online Learning

This online course allows you to work around your busy schedule, whilst still providing you with high-quality, 1-1 tutor support.

In addition to 24/7 access to learning materials, we provide free, optional, online webinars that you can watch live or play back at a later date. They allow you to learn directly from a tutor and interact with others on your course. Ask questions, get clarification and be part of a learning community.    

On demand playback

Missed a webinar? Don’t worry! All sessions are recorded and allow you to watch back at a time that suits you.

Fully-flexible learning

Want to learn at any hour of any day? No problem! Our learning platform gives you 24/7 access to your learning materials, so you can learn at a time that suits you.

Unlimited tutor support

You will be assigned a personal tutor who will be able to help you at every step of the way. Contactable via phone, email or video call.

Nationally-recognised Qualification

After completing the course, you will be awarded with a fully-accredited, nationally-recognised qualification to help you find work or access higher education.