The aim of this course is to support childminders and early years staff to understand and support children with Autism in settings
The 3 hour training session includes a basic introduction to Autism and social communication disorders, highlighting the difficulties that children may have within a setting. It will explore the links between Autism and children’s feelings and behaviour and provide strategies and ways of supporting children to manage in a setting. This course will be followed by the Sensory Processing training on 19 January 2019 but this will be explored further at this training course.
By the end of the training participants will be able to:
- Have a clear definition of Autism
- Understand issues surrounding Autism and be able to view this from a child’s perspective.
- Understand the impact of Autism on a child’s feelings and behaviour.
- To be confident in using a range of strategies
This course is offered at the price of £30 per delegate. Please note that if you book and do not attend you will be charged an additional charge of £30 administration fee. Please ensure that you arrive at least 15 minutes before the course commences. Latecomers will be asked to leave. Refreshments will be provided. PLEASE NOTE : An invoice will be posted to you once you have booked and completed the course. If you have any queries, please contact the Early Years Team at EarlyYears@bexley.gov.uk ANY BOOKINGS NOT CHECKED OUT OF YOUR BASKET WILL BE CHECKED OUT BY THE EARLY YEARS TEAM GROUND RULES Confidentiality must always be observed The trainer will focus on the specific learning and will not engage in conversations inappropriate to the task in hand. Learners will be openly encouraged to do the same. Each individual is responsible for their own learning and if there is anything they feel they should raise regarding the training they should do so with the trainer during the session Each individual is expected to make a contribution, which will be valued and listened to Individuals should respect the learning environment and try not to disrupt the training There should be mutual respect within the group for individuals and their experiences Naive questions will be considered the norm Mobile phones should be on silent and not used during the training. If you have to take an urgent call, please leave the room. DUTY OF CARE We commit to speaking confidentially whilst on this training. However, if you share anything with us (during or after the training) that is cause for concern, we have a duty to follow it up. This may mean speaking to your manager, to Ofsted, to Social Care or to the LADO
This course is open to all Childcare Providers in Bexley