This training course will give you a greater understanding of autism (including Asperger syndrome) and increase your confidence in your ability to manage your employee with autism effectively. 

Through group exercises and materials you will learn more about autism as well as the correct phrases and terminology. You will have the opportunity to meet other managers of employees with autism and discuss the different ways autism can affect somebody in the workplace. The training will identify management strategies that can help to prevent or address any issues in the workplace. 

Key aims

This course will give you the opportunity to:
  • increase your understanding of autism and it’s impact on someone in the workplace
  • discuss current issues or concerns relating to your employee with autism
  • increase your confidence in managing your employee with autism
  • learn how to design and implement appropriate management strategies
  • clarify the concept of reasonable adjustments and the Equality Act 2010.

Who is the course for?

This half-day course runs from 1pm - 4.30pm and is suitable for managers, supervisors, HR staff and workplace mentors. Training is delivered to a group of staff at your workplace, or other appropriate local venue. Training provided at your venue, inclusive of:

  • one trainer at your venue for a half-day session
  • training delivered to a maximum of 25 delegates (please contact us if you have larger numbers and how we can accommodate this)
  • emailed handouts provided for half-day session)
  • What is autism booklet for all participants
  • participants added to an exclusive Network Autism Group to receive alerts and future updates on topic.

Cost

£1,300 + VAT for a maximum of 25 participants. Please contact a member of the team if you wish to book employment.bookings@nas.org.uk.

Scheduled open training events

These courses are delivered from a specified location and are designed for an organisation to send individual staff along to.

Date

Location 

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14 September 2017 London
£249 + VAT
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7 December 2017 London
£249 + VAT
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15 March 2018 London
£249 + VAT
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Further information

If you would like further information on this course or to speak to one of our advisers please call 0141 285 7117 (choose option 1 then option 1 again) or to book an in-house course email employment.bookings@nas.org.uk.