Autism Spectrum Disorder Training for Support Workers

Autism Spectrum Disorder : Face-to-Face Training


Overview/Content
This training will provide an introduction to autism spectrum disorder (ASD) for support workers. The course will discuss the impact of ASD on individual functioning including communication, social relationships and behaviour. Communication and support strategies which may be employed by support workers will be discussed.

Delivery Mode
2 hours and 45 minutes live online training and knowledge assessment
2 hours and 45 minutes face-to-face training and assessment

Qualification Issued
Autism Spectrum Disorder for Support Workers: Live Online Training and Knowledge Assessment
Autism Spectrum Disorder for Support Workers: Face-to-Face Training and Assessment

More About This Course
Our Health Care programs are only ever conducted by either a nurse or a paramedic. As a trusted health professional, they will teach the 'why' of your course and are committed to your learning. This program provides people with essential knowledge to support a person with autism spectrum disorder.

Some of the topics include:

  • What is autism spectrum disorder?

  • Key characteristics of ASD in children and adults

  • Potential sensitivities in people with ASD

  • Communication strategies for support workers





Premium Health are excellent and their offering is of tremendous value to the Disability sector. Their instructors are knowledgeable and engaging and our staff have the convenience of someone come on site to teach them. Classes which are offered virtually also provided a high level of interaction and useful information that our carers can take and apply to the work they do. We are very pleased with the services provided by Premium Health.

  • Kasia Baker
  • OD Advisor
  • Challenge Community Services
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  • Disability
  • First Aid
  • Health Professionals
  • High Intensity Support Skills
  • Mental Health
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