Autism Certificate (CORK ETB)

Supporting your child with ASD in Primary School

Tues 6.30-9.00pm • Duration: 12 weeks

Tuition Fee: 30

Commencement Date: Tue. 3rd October 2017

This a course for parents of children with Autistic Spectrum Disorders (A.S.D) who are attending Primary School. The key determinants of success for learners in the primary cycle with ASD are explored in this programme which is endorsed by Shine –the autism charity and ‘National Parents and Siblings Alliance’. Parents will meet key professionals and other parents in a supportive learning environment, and position themselves to best support their child(ren) through the primary cycle.

This course is also a good progression for students that have completed the Autism Certificate at the Cork College of Commerce, but is not a pre-requisite for this programme.

Content:

Occupational Therapy – Sensory Integration

Psychology Reports

Role of SENO’s, Class & Resource Teachers

Transition to Secondary Level Education

Tuition Fee: 30

Accreditation: Certificate in Autism – Cork ETB

Email: careyhelen16@gmail.com or hcarey@ccoc.ie

Commencement Date: Tue. 3rd October 2017

The college will offer Certificate in Autism Studies – Supporting learners with A.S.D. in the Primary Cycle in January 2018. It is recommended that students complete the above course before progressing to course 2