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CPD Accredited and Department of Education approved courses as part of the registration process for Autism Specialist one-to-one Study Skills and Strategy Support & Autism Specialist Mentor

Our engaging, interactive, evidence-based courses developed from a range of diverse and expert voices in mental health, autism and ADHD in the UK and internationally, offer ongoing progression for NMH support workers and professionals. Gain the critical understanding, skills, expertise and confidence needed to upskill your knowledge and confidently deliver outstanding practice.

Courses are designed and optimized to fit learning into your professional lifestyle. Our curriculum offers a range of multimedia formats to maximise learning outcomes.

Can’t find what you’re after? Our specialist team can design and deliver bespoke training that meets your exact training needs. Please do get in touch to discuss any training requirements you or your team may have.

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Non-Medical Helper (NMH) Skills Training Course - DfE mandatory qualification requirement for NMH roles

Non-medical helper (NMH) SKILLS TRAINING COURSE: Mentoring and Study Skills and Strategy Support for autistic and ADHD students in HE

This in-depth course outlines and addresses the multifaceted challenges experienced by neurodivergent students in higher education. The central aim of the course is to equip you to work in a mentoring and study skills and strategy support capacity with autistic...
THIS COURSE EQUATES TO 15 HOURS OF CPD

Supporting Autistic LGBTQIA+ Students in Higher Education

This course will upskill higher education professionals, including non-medical helpers, disability advisors, and those working in related areas, through driving best practice in supporting autistic LGBTQIA+ students. Autistic people are significantly more likely to identify as being LGBTQIA+ than the...
THIS COURSE EQUATES TO 3 HOURS OF CPD
Non-Medical Help (NMH) – DfE qualification requirement to deliver DSA’s fundable NMH roles

Autism and ADHD in Higher Education: Recognising and addressing the barriers through Non-Medical Helper (NMH) Mentoring and Study Skills Strategies

There is limited current best practice guidance for providing holistic support to autistic and ADHD learners in higher education. Yet, autistic and ADHD learners are amongst the most vulnerable in terms of mental wellbeing concerns. Whilst studies suggest that autistic...
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At Optimum we’ve used our 20 years’ experience supporting students to bring you engaging, informed, evidence-based practice training that integrates the best research evidence of clinical expertise and professional knowledge, on the subjects that matter the most. Our in-house training team designs and develops high-quality courses and resources in the fields of mental health, education, neurodiversity, and student wellbeing.

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