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Wandsworth Autism Advisory Service (WAAS) - Training

Wandsworth Autism Advisory Service (WAAS)

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Offers for schools, settings and professionals

Offer for parents and young people

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The Wandsworth Autism Advisory Service is registered trainer for the Autism Education Trust.

For more information about the training modules.

• AET Making Sense of Autism (90 minute) Training delivered for schools/ settings via (currently via Microsoft Teams) If you would like to discuss the possibility of receiving free online training for the staff in your setting please
• AET Level 2 Good Autism Practice (6 hour training delivered free of charge until Dec 2020) A charge will be applicable after this date. Please note that due to covid 19 this program is under review.
• Training and modelling to set up and run specific interventions to meet the needs of
children/young people with autism/ social communication disorders including:

  • Attention Group
  • Lego Group
  • Zones of Regulation
  • TEACCH approach
  • Social communication groups
  • Training to set up sensory diets/ sensory circuits for individuals or small groups
  • Use of comic strips etc

Other training includes specific, targeted and specialist training from our therapy and psychology arm.

Training and learning walks can be provided to independent schools at a charge.

Who to contact


Where to go

Early Years Centre
1, Siward Road
SW17 0LA
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Time / Date Details

When is it on


Age Ranges
0 to 19 years (up to 25 with an EHCP)
Referral required
Referral Details

This service is for parents/carers and families of children with a diagnosis of autism (and those on the specialist pathway).

Local Offer


What is Wandsworth’s Local Offer ?

This service is for Wandsworth's parents/carers and families of children/young people with a diagnosis of autism (and those on the specialist pathway).

  • Parent/carer support is available to all Wandsworth residents regardless of the child/ young person’s educational placement

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Last updated: 06 Jan 2022

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