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Understanding Autism Certificate Level 2 at Sittingbourne Technical College at Sheppey College

Course description

Achievement of this qualification will equip learners with knowledge and understanding across a range of key subject areas, for example:

  • person-centred approach
  • influence of positive communication methods
  • how to support positive behaviour
  • how individuals with autism can be supported to live healthy and fulfilled lives.

Entry requirements

4 Ds or 3s including English and maths or a relevant full level 1.

Assessment

To achieve the Level 2 Certificate in Understanding Autism, learners must successfully complete all work set which will be internally assessed. Formal external exams will be taken for English and maths GCSE as necessary.

Future opportunities

Upon achievement of this qualification, learners will be able to progress onto further learning or to employment within the health and social care sector; for example

  • Level 3 Diploma for the Children's Workforce (Early Years Educator)
  • Level 3 Certificate in Preparing to Work in Adult Social Care
  • Level 3 Diploma in Health and Social Care (Adults) for England
  • Level 3 Diploma for Residential Childcare (England)
  • Level 3 Certificate in Understanding Autism

How to apply

You can apply for this course through UCAS Progress. Add this course to your favourites so you can start making an application.

Last updated date: 16 January 2018
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      Canterbury College Sheppey Campus is located within easy walking distance from the train and bus stations. It can be found opposite Tesco and McDonalds. The salon entrance is opposite The Foyer.

      Travelling by Train

      Travel by train to Sheerness on Sea from the Sittingbourne main line station. For more information using the train services, visit the South Eastern website. The train station is a 2 minute walk away from the College.

      Travelling by Bus

      The College is beside the Tesco bus stop. For information regarding bus times and routes visit orwww.chalkwell.co.uk

      Travelling by Car

      At Sheerness Docks roundabout, bear right and follow road over bridge, College in front of you. At next roundabout, keep in left-hand lane (Superstore) and at mini roundabout, bear right (bus stop on your left, McDonalds facing you). Turn right, College entrance and parking on your right, in front of public car park) For Sat Nav, please input ME12 1HL.