Online Course: Working with Children/Tamariki with Autism (Module 1 & 2)

Professional development (PD) New Zealand (nationwide)

Posted: 24 January 2023
Notice reference #: 1HAZ73

This Safe for Children live online course is ideal for school leaders, teachers, teacher aides, OSCAR staff, recreation staff, childcare and teacher support staff, parents/caregivers. 

Date: Tuesday 28 February & Wednesday 1 March

Time: 10am–11am each day 
Cost: $50+GST ($57.50) per person 

Click HERE to register. 

Our full training programme is made up of two 60-minute modules and meets twice online. 
Module 1. Understanding Autism  
• What is autism/takiwātanga? 
• Recognising and responding to Executive Functioning difficulties 
• Theory of Mind and how it relates to autism 
• Anxiety and autism – techniques for teaching self-calming strategies 
Module 2. Responding to Sensory Difficulties and Behaviour 
• Understanding sensory difficulties 
• How to create and support autism friendly spaces 
• Stimming: behaviour, causes and management 
• Support strategies to help calm a child during a meltdown 

"Fantastic course. I learnt a lot more information about autism and how to communicate with our students. Thank you."  5/5 Rima             
"Best I have come across so far. Lynne presented clearly. Easy to download notes. Easy to interact via chat."  5/5 Alex 

Interactive.  This course is interactive and engages participants. You will be able to ask questions and they will get answered while you are watching.   

Qualification.  To gain your relevant certificate of training you will be invited to complete 8 or 9 multi-choice questions. 

Can’t make the live online training date?  No problem – you can register to receive a recording so you can listen and learn at a time that fits with your busy schedule. Click HERE for further information and to register. 

In-House Training.  We can also tailor our live online courses to meet your needs. Contact us today. 

Click HERE to view our Autism Course Catalogue for other upcoming courses. 

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Events summary

New Zealand (nationwide)

28 February 2023 – 01 March 2023

Further information

Contact: Phil Knight

 (0800) 723 3454