Autism is a spectrum condition that affects how a person communicates with others and how they interpret the world around them. There are around 700,000 people in the UK with autism – more than 1 in every 100. Having a clear understanding of the misconceptions, diagnoses and support surrounding autism are just some of the essential skills needed when working in mental health.

Whether you’re interested in learning for work, career progression or self development, our range of nationally recognised courses provide a flexible blended approach to your learning.

Please Apply Now using our Online Enquiry Form – Web link https://www.thecollege.co.uk/adult-skills/free-online-courses

Our Enrolment Process is complete online and you will be assisted every step by one of our Administration team members.  

If you require any further information, please call James Sewell on direct line 01202 205800 or email on sewellj@bpc.ac.uk

 

What the course leads to

What courses can I do after this? 

At the College we currently have exciting Adult (+19 years of age) training and development opportunities available; we are offering a full range of blended online distance learning qualifications.

Qualifications on offer:

  • Lean Organisation Management Techniques

  • Principles of Customer Service

  • Principles of Business and Administration

  • Principles of Team Leading

  • Retail Operations

  • Principles of Warehousing and Storage

  • Equality and Diversity

  • Understanding Safeguarding and Prevent Programme

  • Awareness of Mental Health Problems

  • Certificate in Understanding Children and Young People's Mental Health

  • Understanding Specific Learning Difficulties

  • Understanding Care & Management of Diabetes

  • Understanding Behaviour that Challenges

  • Understanding Autism

  • Principles of Dementia Care

What do I need to apply

To do this course you should have... 

No previous experience or knowledge of this subject is required.  

Course costs

Course Code Start Date Costs 16-18 Costs 19-23 (with concessions) Costs 19+ (no concessions)
BP00609 07/09/2022 TBC TBC TBC

* Please note fees are subject to change.

Costs 

Please Apply Now using our Online Enquiry Form – Web link https://www.thecollege.co.uk/adult-skills/free-online-courses

Our Enrolment Process is complete online and you will be assisted every step by one of our Administration team members.  

If you require any further information, please call James Sewell on direct line 01202 205800 or email on sewellj@bpc.ac.uk

 

Associated Costs 

These courses are offered 'free' on the proviso that the course is completed. If you fail to complete any course, you will be liable to pay a £125.00 administrative fee.

Course content

Course Content 

What you will learn:

  • Unit 1 - Introduction to Autism
  • Unit 2 - Using a Person-Centred Approach to Support Individuals with Autism
  • Unit 3 - Communication and Social Interaction in Individuals with Autism
  • Unit 4 - Sensory Processing, Perception and Cognition in Individuals with Autism
  • Unit 5 - Supporting Positive Behaviour in Individuals with Autism
  • Unit 6 - Supporting Individuals with Autism to Live Healthy and Fulfilled Lives

More info

Start Day/Time 

You are welcome to book and attend an information/enrolment session through this link at the Bournemouth and Poole College sites https://buyfrom.thecollege.co.uk/short-courses/free-adult-courses

Duration 

3 Months

Attendance 

Online

Level 

Other Courses

Qualification Name 

Certificate

Awarding Body 

CACHE

Curriculum Area 

Business, Digital, Leadership & ESOL - Commercial Delivery

More about the course 

The durations of the courses is 3-4 months and we recommend to around 2-3 hours per week to self study.

Please Apply Now using our Online Enquiry Form – Web link https://www.thecollege.co.uk/adult-skills/free-online-courses

Our Enrolment Process is complete online and you will be assisted every step by one of our Administration team members.  

If you require any further information, please call James Sewell on direct line 01202 205800 or email on sewellj@bpc.ac.uk

 

Duration 

3 Months

Attendance 

Online

Level 

Other Courses

Qualification Name 

Certificate

Awarding Body 

CACHE