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Making Sense of Autism
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Hill End Residential and Field Studies Centre, Eynsham Road, Farmoor, Oxford, Oxon, OX2 9NJ
Course Facilitators
Jessica Dawson
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Target Audience
Academy/Independent/Free school / Childminder / Children's Centre / Local Authority / Maintained School / NHS / Nursery / Nursery school / Other / Out of school (e.g. Breakfast/After school club, holiday playscheme) / Pre-school
target audience
Course aim
To raise awareness of autism - this is a basic introduction

Cost: Out of County £50 Schools £30 Settings £30 Childminders £30

Cancellation policy
Please see attached revised cancellation policy from September 2017
Pre-course Information
Early Years Autism (AET) training in Oxfordshire is a three tier training programme supported by the DFE for professionals working in early year’s settings and includes the early years autism standards and the early years autism competency framework. See attached document for further information.

Please see the attached cancellation policy

 By the end of the training participants will be able to:

  • Identify the 4 key areas of difference that need to be taken into account when working with children on the autism spectrum

  • Know the importance of understanding the individual child - their profile of strengths and needs

  • Identify the key areas to help children on the autism spectrum build positive relationships with staff and their peers

  • Know that many children on the autism spectrum can be unusually sensitive to everyday sights, sounds, tastes, touch and smells

  • Be introduced to resources and interventions that can help


Start Date
Friday 11 January 2019
End Date
Friday 11 January 2019
Closing Date
Tuesday 8 January 2019
09:30 - 11:30
Other cost
Schools cost
Settings cost
Childminder cost
Out of County cost
EY offer no longer valid cost
Early Years cross channel charging band cost
Maintained Schools, Academies and Free Schools cost
Independent and Out of County Schools cost
Schools cross channel charging band cost
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