ASK Professional Development – Understanding Autism
ASK (Autism Spectrum Knowledge) training is a series of interactive professional development workshops facilitated by knowledgeable and experienced facilitators who work with ASD children on a daily basis.
This training is for:
- Teachers – ECE, Primary, Secondary, Tertiary
- SENCOs, RTLBs, Learning Support Coordinators
- Teacher Aides/Teaching Assistants
- Disability Support Workers
- Social Workers
- Mental Health Support Workers
- Psychologists, Therapists, GP’s
If you are a professional who engages with children or young people with ASD then these workshops are for you!
Date: Wednesday 17 February 2021
Venue: The Long Room, Freeman's Bay Community Centre
- What is ASD?
- What might ASD look like in the learning environment?
- How can we better support children on the Autism Spectrum?
The full training programme is made up of 5 two hour modules run through 2021 at Freeman’s Bay Community Centre.
Attend one workshop or attend the full series of 5 modules to gain our ASK Professional Training certificate.
Cost: $50 incl GST per module (non-refundable registration fee)
Register for our 5 Module Package Deal ($225) or register for each individual module.
Understanding and Supporting Learners with ASD for Teacher Aides
Teacher Aides & Learning Assistants, start the 2021 school year equipped with practical strategies & tools to better support children on the Autism Spectrum.
This training has been specially designed for TA’s & Learning Assistants to increase your understanding of Autism and the strengths & challenges of learners with ASD.
Teacher aides can apply to the Ministry of Education Teacher Aide PLD Pilot Fund to attend this course. Please let us know if you require any assistance with your application (your school will need to provide you with an ESL)