Services for Young Children

Thomas Training

To develop and improve the educational and early years experience of Hampshire children with complex social communication difficulties/autism spectrum conditions. This three day course offers a balance of theoretical perspectives and practical approaches including:
  • the nature of autism spectrum difficulties
  • structured approaches to learning and living
  • behavioural approaches to skill teaching
  • developing communication
  • behaviour management
  • the development of play

Who is eligible? SENCos, trainee SENCos or key inclusion staff working in PVI early years settings. If you are currently living or working with under 5's with autism spectrum difficulties, you may be able to purchase places on this course through our Professional Options webpage. Pricing information
Please note this is not part of the SfYC subscription package. A certain number of spaces are reserved for non EYE funded early years staff, school staff, other professionals and parents. Details can be found on our Professional Options webpage (see above).

Course Code Date Time Location Bookings through
1617BTHBD01 17 May, 7 June, 12 July 2016 9:30 - 3:30 Basingstoke Email stating the name of the person wishing to attend and course code
1617BTHEW01 11 October, 8 November, 29 November 2016 9:30 - 3:30 Eastleigh Email stating the name of the person wishing to attend and course code

NB: With effect from 1 April 2017, this course will incur a charge.