Illinois Fire Service Institute


EMS ONLINE Continuing Education - Autism Spectrum and Similar Disorders In Emergency Situations : 0.50 Hours

Course Description

This course is to provide a general understanding of autism and the key processes necessary to work with children and adults on the autism spectrum. Autism awareness helps explain and identify the signs of autism and understand how to support someone with autism in an emergency setting. Autism Awareness is designed for first responders and provides assessment techniques, proven intervention strategies, and best practices.

This course is part of the following Programs

  • "on demand" courses
  • ems online continuing education courses


There are no prerequisites to taking this course

If you have specific questions about this course contact RICHARD WIESE

If you are interested in having this course taught in your area, contact RICHARD WIESE or your regional representative.

If you are not sure who your regional representative is, take a look at this map. It is color coded by county.

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