This eLearning course aims to introduce you to Autistic Spectrum Conditions in Health and Social Care.
The online course begins by describing what an autistic spectrum condition is, and outlining the characteristics of the condition. The course then explains different theories on the cause of the condition and the psychological effect of the condition. Following this, the course describes the sensory and perceptual difficulties commonly associated with autistic spectrum conditions. and will outline other conditions commonly associated with the condition.
In section two, the course outlines the current legislation relevant when working with individuals with autistic spectrum conditions. Explaining how these legislations impact your work with these individuals.
In the final section, the course describes how an individual may be affected by the condition. For example, hypersensitivity or hyposensitivity to stimuli and the experience of anxiety and fear in relation to transitions and change. The course then outlines different ways of working with an individual with an autistic spectrum condition, including how to adapt to the environment, how to use visual aids and how to plan for change.
What is eLearning?
The Autistic Spectrum Conditions course is delivered via an eLearning platform. E-Learning an efficient way of delivering courses online due to its convenience and flexibility. The resources are available from anywhere and at any time. Meaning everyone can take advantage of web-based learning regardless of their circumstances. E-Learning is invaluable for employers, meaning staff can complete CPD without the added cost of lecturers and conferences.
The CPD Certification Service was established in 1996. It is the leading independent CPD accreditation institution operating across industry sectors. Certified CPD courses complement the Continuing Professional Development policies of professional institutes and academic bodies. CPD courses can be completed at work or at home or whoever there is an internet connection. Meaning that you can further your skillset and progress your career in a way that suits you.
Other CPD Certified courses
Along with this Autistic Spectrum Conditions course, Home Study Zone offers a vast array of other Certified CPD courses. CPD helps somebody build their skill set, gain further understanding, and progress in their career.