Understanding and Supporting People with Autism | Sittingbourne Adult Education Centre

Understanding and Supporting People with Autism at Sittingbourne Adult Education Centre

Price: £50.00 Starts: 13/06/2020 Time: 10:00 - 16:00
Tutor: Stephen Vincent Ends: 13/06/2020 Location: Sittingbourne Adult Education Centre
Level: Level 1 Day of Week: SAT Duration: 1 weeks

About this course

This 'Understanding and Supporting People with Autism' one day course in Sittingbourne will help you to gain an improved understanding of people with autism. This course will also identify how this knowledge can be used to provide people with autism with the degree of support which they may require.

There is limited parking available on site. There will be an hour break for lunch.

How will I be taught?

Your tutor will use a variety of teaching methods to accommodate different learning styles, including discussions in pairs, small groups and larger groups. It will also involve activities which will enable participants to try out new techniques and experiences in a safe place.

Some handouts may be provided and students may wish to make their own notes.

Your tutor will provide feedback throughout the day. You will complete an evaluation form at the end of the day.

There is some parking available on site.

What do I need to bring with me?

A notepad and pen.

What can I do next?

A 'Visual Strategies for Children with Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD)' course can follow this course. Your tutor will advise you on the most appropriate next step including CPD opportunities.

Please visit our website at www.kentadulteducation.co.uk for further course information, including further Saturday and evening courses.

What do I need to join the course

Everyone interested in understanding and supporting people with autism is welcome to join the course as no experience or knowledge is required.

The course will be especially suitable for those working in Health and Social Care and Education fields, or students on 'Counselling' or 'Supporting Teaching and Learning' courses. The course can be used as Continuing Professional Development (CPD) for people in Health and Social Care and Education fields.

About the Tutor: Stephen Vincent

Steve Vincent has over 30 years experience in educating children and young people who have Autism and providing training to schools. He has recently retired as a Headteacher of an Autism-specific school.

View all courses taught by Stephen Vincent here >>

Getting there

Sittingbourne Adult Education Centre
Unit A/B London Road Trading Estate
London Road
ME10 1SX

If you require any information about this location then please call 03000 41 2222 and quote the Course Code SIT/78277/H/NC.
Course Code: SIT/78277/H/NC Book Now

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