Level 2 Certificate in Understanding Autism

What does this qualification cover?

This course aims to enhance learners’ knowledge of autism and how to best support people on the autism spectrum – including the person-centered approach and the power of positive communication methods, how to help people develop good behaviours, and how individuals with autism may be assisted in living healthy and productive lives.

Who is it suitable for?

This qualification is for individuals who wish to learn about autism and how to support individuals on the spectrum. It’s beneficial to learners who give one-on-one assistance, as well as those in industries like education and healthcare.

How is it assessed?

All units will be internally assessed using various methods, including written assignments and tasks. This will help us assess your understanding of the topic.

Career opportunities

This qualification is designed to assist students in various industries and job roles, where an understanding of autism and the skill to support individuals on the spectrum are required.

Do you need to be working to take this qualification?

This is a knowledge only qualification. Learners do not need to work or undertake practical placements to take this qualification.

Learning method

All of our courses are 100% online, so you can access them at any time! Our bespoke online learning platform contains all the resources required (and more!) to successfully complete this course.

From: £85.00 / month

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Ways to study with Think Employment

You can study any of our qualifications FOR FREE, with government funding as part of a course package (please see below). 

At the moment, we’re only enrolling people onto funded courses via this route. 

Why not look at our packages?

Studying this qualification as part of a package means you can apply for government funding and potentially get this course for FREE.

View the course packages that include this qualification below to find out more.

Only need this qualification? No time to complete a full course?

Government funding is only available with our full courses subject to eligibility however, you can purchase this individual qualification if you aren’t able to commit to studying for a full course.

We offer the option to either purchase the qualification outright or via a monthly payment plan. Want to get started? Click the button below.

The Level 2 Certificate in Understanding Autism is part of the following course packages: