Live Online Course: Working with Autistic Children/Tamariki (Modules 1 & 2)

Professional development (PD) New Zealand (nationwide)

Posted: 22 May 2024
Notice reference #: 1HAgi0

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 30 July 2024 

Time: 10am–12pm 
Cost: $65.22+GST ($75.00) per person 

Click HERE to register. 

Our full training programme is made up of two 60-minute modules and meets once online. 
Module 1. Understanding Autism  
• What is autism/takiwātanga? 
• How do we recognise and respond to Executive Functioning difficulties? 
• What is Theory of Mind and how does it relate to autism? 
• What does anxiety look like for our autistic children/tamariki? 
• How can we teach 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, management 
• Support strategies to help calm our children/tamariki during a meltdown  
"Best I have come across so far. Lynne presented clearly. Easy to download notes. Easy to interact via chat."  Excellent - 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 Neurodiversity Course Catalogue for other upcoming courses. 

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Events summary

New Zealand (nationwide)

30 July 2024 – 30 July 2024

Further information

Contact: Phil Knight

 0800 723 3454