Autism Certificate
Okanagan College
Postsecondary Training & Employment
Designed for those who work with peoples with Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD), this program provides the foundational knowledge and skills often required for professionals, parents and/or caregivers. Courses include hands-on instruction in the provision of good care, education and social life strategies as well as creating a plan for a lifetime with ASD.

This 81-hour program is for persons who work, interact and live with persons with Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD). Courses will provide a thorough overview of ASD focusing on both theory and practical skills that will be useful for professionals, parents and/or caregivers. Multiple strategies, examples and tips, as well as concrete suggestions and in-depth resource listings that can be used to greatly enhance the quality of interactions with persons with autism in home, educational, daycare, social work or caregiver settings will be presented.
Professional Development
Age Range:
Adulthood (19+)