Training

The ASC Team provide two levels of county wide autism awareness training. The course runs from 9.30-3.30pm and is made available to Head Teachers, SENCOs, Learning Support Assistants, Teaching Assistants, Mentors, Midday Supervisors, Governors as well as SENCo cluster groups.

Level 1 training, which focuses upon raising awareness and improving understanding of Autism Spectrum Conditions and related issues must be completed prior to undertaking the Level 2 training which focuses upon the interpretation and management of challenging behaviour.

A certificate of attendance is provided to each delegate.

The information can be found in the Traded Services Brochure for Schools/Settings which is circulated each year.

If you require any further help or information, contact Traded Services tradedservices@cumbria.gov.uk or contact Caroline Pollard via email: caroline.pollard@cumbria.gov.uk

 

Other links to for training

http://www.cumbria.gov.uk/childrensservices/schoolsandlearning/lss/tradedservices/

http://www.sla-online.co.uk/