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2017 Preparatory Programme For Teachers In Autism Early Intervention

Target Audience



S$1,926.00 per participant

S$726.00 per participant (S’porean or S’pore PR)
(applicable to eligible NCSS Member/MCYS-funded VWO participants only)

(inclusive of GST, handout materials and refreshments)


Start Date: 2017-06-28
End Date: 2017-09-20
Time: 6pm - 9pm
Duration: 30 hr(s)

Programme Description

This is a structured introductory programme for all professionals working in the field of early intervention. It prepares and equips teachers / professionals with the knowledge and skills to effectively work with any young child with autism in their preschool or early intervention contexts.

It is skills-based and is developed and taught by practitioners who work hands-on with young children with autism and who understand the challenges of learning and application of skills within the Singapore context.

Topics include:

  • Overview of Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD)
  • Classroom Management for young children with autism
  • Effective Teaching Characteristics
  • Learning Support
  • Sensory Challenges
  • Communication
  • Behaviour Support
  • Lesson Planning and Delivery

Learning Goals:

This training programme is designed to empower participants with the knowledge and skills so that they can be exposed to a framework for early intervention for children with autism:

  • Learn Principles
    • Autism understanding
    • Understand students with autism
    • Understand self and impact on students
    • Understanding on selected teaching strategies
  • Practice Strategies
    • Behaviour Management
    • Communication Supports
    • Sensory Supports
  • Reflect on own practices
    • Reflective teaching
    • Values and Philosophy as a Teacher

Targeted Audiences

Teachers/Educators, Therapists & other professionals working with young children (in pre-schools or Early Intervention Programmes) with an Autism Spectrum Disorder

Additional Information:

June – 28
July – 05, 12, 19 & 26
August – 02, 16 & 23
September – 13 & 20

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Autism Resource Centre (Singapore)


 Mrs Stephenie Khoo,

Mrs Stephenie Khoo, Deputy Executive Director, ARC(S)

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 Ms Wee Weitang,

Ms Wee Weitang, Acting Head of Programme, WeCAN Early Intervention Programme

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Mr Tan Qiu Quan, Ms Lina Kam, Training Coordinator
Tel: 6323-3258
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About Us

  • About Autism Resource Centre

    Autism Resource Centre (Singapore) or ARC(S), was established in response to the growing concern that the needs of this diverse population of people with autism go beyond existing provision. ARC(S) aims to highlight the needs of these individuals and to increase understanding and awareness of autism in our community.


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