Course Content

  • Autism in context 

  • Positive behavioural support for autistic individuals 

  • Support and management of transitions for autistic individuals 

  • Therapeutic interventions and support available for autistic individuals and co-occuring conditions 

  • Safeguarding and resilience in autism

Full course title

NCFE CACHE Level 3 Certificate in Understanding Autism

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From 1st April 2021, anyone aged 19+ who wants to achieve their first full level 3 qualification, which is equivalent to an advanced technical certificate or diploma, or 2 full A levels, may be able to sign up to a fully-funded course.

  • Currently live in England
  • Resident in the UK/EU for 3+ years, for purposes other than study

How Learners use this course

This 18-week course gives the learner the chance to develop their knowledge and understanding of Autism, and how to support those who have been diagnosed with Autism. This Level 3 course could lead towards career opportunities such as;

  • Learning Mentor (£14,500 to £25,000)
  • Special Educational Needs (SEN) Teaching Assistant (£12,577 to £23,000)
  • Youth Worker (£18,000 to £33,000)