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Training & Events

Workshops and short courses for parents and professionals in autism and a range of specialist topics

With over 20 years experience in Autism, we have an excellent reputation for delivering quality training that makes an impact.

Autism Training

Our training is based on hands on experience in supporting autistic people and listening to what matters to them most.  Whether you are a parent, family member or professional, our training will help you to create positive enabling environments that support autistic people to thrive.  Attendees will have a chance to ask questions and get practical advice and strategies that are easy to implement

 

We offer a variety of courses from introductory sessions on Autism to more specialist topics:

Understanding Autism – Free for HACS members
Autism & Anxiety
Autism: Promoting Positive Behaviour
Autism & Sensory Differences
Autism: Supporting Siblings

What attendees are saying...

“I have seen inside my students and taken away some great strategies”

"I feel completely empowered to request an EHCP Assessment for my child"

"I found the session Informative, practical, honest and direct"

"I love Melinda's clear-cut, no-nonsense approach when presenting these workshops. She's very knowledgeable and witty"

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Legal Advice Workshops

We offer a series of legal advice workshops in partnership with SEN Legal, a national and highly specialised legal practice.  These fully interactive sessions will guide you through the steps you need to understand and make informed decisions relating to:

Education, Health and Care Plans

School Exclusions

Powers of Attorney and Deputyships

NHS Continuing Healthcare and Adult Social Care

SEN Legal has been operating for over 20 years  and remain one of the most successful practices in this area of law, with a constant success rate of over 90% for the last decade.

Contact us to discuss your organisation’s bespoke training needs. We can work with you to identify the training needs of your team and design bespoke packages to help you develop successful environments and support for autistic pupils or employee.

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Upcoming HACS Events

  • VIRTUAL Autism Surgery 18/08/21 Morning AM
    Online Zoom Meeting
    Aug 18, 10:00 AM – 12:00 PM
    Online Zoom Meeting
    Who can attend an Autism Surgery? Members, non-members and professionals who are supporting children/families with autism. This session is free to attend
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  • VIRTUAL Autism Surgery 08/09/2021 Morning AM
    Online Zoom Meeting
    Sep 08, 10:00 AM – 12:00 PM
    Online Zoom Meeting
    Who can attend an Autism Surgery? Members, non-members and professionals who are supporting children/families with autism. This session is free to attend
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  • VIRTUAL Autism Surgery 08/09/2021 Evening PM
    Online Zoom Meeting
    Sep 08, 7:00 PM – 8:30 PM GMT+1
    Online Zoom Meeting
    Who can attend an Autism Surgery? Members, non-members and professionals who are supporting children/families with autism. This session is free to attend
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  • VIRTUAL Autism Surgery 22/09/2021 Morning AM
    Online Zoom Meeting
    Sep 22, 10:00 AM – 12:00 PM
    Online Zoom Meeting
    Who can attend an Autism Surgery? Members, non-members and professionals who are supporting children/families with autism. This session is free to attend
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  • Understanding and Supporting Autistic Adults
    Zoom Webinar
    Sep 29, 6:30 PM – 8:30 PM
    Zoom Webinar
    Co-produced with autistic adults, this webinar will focus on the characteristics of autism and the challenges faced by autistic people in adulthood.
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