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This event is suitable for Ealing maintained schools and all other schools
Short URL https://schools.ealingcpd.org.uk/courses/bookings/c_detail.asp?cid=19314 
Event code SCH 22/103 
Event description

For Practitioners working directly with pupils on the autism spectrum to develop their practice (pupils in the 5 - 16 age group)

This includes teachers, teaching assistants, lunchtime staff, senior management, governors and social workers

AET is a nationally recognised programme whose aim is to share knowledge and good practice to a wider community

  • Do you want to improve your knowledge and understanding of autism?

  • Do you want to increase your understanding of autism?

  • Do you sometimes work with pupils with autism?

The making sense of autism training will giving you a better understanding and awareness of autism and the way it affects pupils in school. 

All participants will be able to:

  • Identify the four key areas of difference that need to be taken into account.

  • Know the importance of understanding the individual pupil and their profile of strengths and areas for development.

  • Identify the key areas to help pupils on the autism spectrum build positive relationships with staff, peers, families and people in their community.

  • Develop an awareness of the sensory and communication differences that pupils may experience.

The training uses a range of teaching tools to form an essential part of your continued professional development: 

  • Videos

  • Strategies

  • Presentations

  • Resources

  • Activities

This is a 90 minute session designed to develop awareness and understanding of autism which will be delivered remotely 

Cost: Free to Ealing maintained schools, £30 to out of borough/academy schools

Training objectives  
Target Group

This training session is designed for all staff working with pupils in the 5 - 16 age group.

This includes teachers, teaching assistants, transport staff, lunchtime staff, senior management, governors and social workers.

Key stages
EYFS image KS1 image KS2 image KS3 image KS4 image Post 16 image 
Subject areas SEN/Inclusion
Target audience All classroom support staff, Inclusion managers, Key stage 1 teachers, Key stage 2 teachers , Key stage 3 teachers, Lead teachers, Learning mentors, Learning support assistant, Other, SENCOs, Teaching Assistants, Teaching Assistants: Higher Level Teaching Assistants (HLTAs)
OFSTED areas
Professional Standards
Venue via Microsoft Teams (online), ., . map
Admin contact - Castlebar School (training@castlebar.ealing.sch.uk)
Event Commissioner - Castlebar School (training@castlebar.ealing.sch.uk)
Course Costs See event description
Start date Tuesday 5 July 2022
Times 16:00 - 17:30
Number of sessions 1