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Understanding and supporting young children with autism 17/05/18
Thursday 17th May 2018, full day 9.30am-3.30pm

Who is it for:

Early years teachers and teaching assistants.

Areas Covered:

• This universal level course develops practitioners’ knowledge and understanding of the nature of autism spectrum disorder (ASD) and provides practical strategies to support children’s needs.

Course Outcomes:

• Gain knowledge about the four areas of difference in ASD (formerly the triad of impairments).

• Learn a range of practical strategies and approaches to support children with ASD in their school.

• Consider the perspective of parents and families.

• Reflect on and review their practice with colleagues and identify areas for development.


16 November 2017


12 March 2018


17 May 2018

 Duration: Full day,9.30am-3.30pm

Alternatively this course can be delivered in your school/setting. Please discuss this with your EYST link teacher or email sarah.mounsey@leicester.gov.uk 


£120 per delegate from Leicester City Council maintained schools.

£150 per delegate from non-maintained schools.

Course details:

Reference: SPCLCOUR1600
Date: Thursday 17th May 2018
Time: full day 9.30am-3.30pm
Cost: £120 per delegate (Leicester Maintained Schools)
£150 per delegate (All Other Schools - Non-Maintained)
Trainers: EYST
Location: Early Years Support Centre
Pindar Road, Leicester LE3 9RN
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