Autism Awareness

Wednesday, April 19, 2023

You have probably heard the term autism or phases like “on the autism spectrum” but do you really know what autism is and how it affects people? Autism is a neurotype characterised by communication challenges, sensory issues and repetitive behaviours, among many other traits.


Autism can mean that individuals may need some support or accommodations in the workplace to work to the best of their abilities. The aim of the webinar is to build confidence in having conversations about autism in the workplace and gain top tips on where you could change your recruitment, line management and working practices to enable a inclusive workplace culture.

What will you learn

  • What is autism?
  • How autism can affect different people
  • Societies attitude to autism and the affect this has on autistic people
  • Barriers to successful employment for autistic people

Who is this for?

  • Level – Beginner
  • Inclusion and diversity professionals
  • Line managers
  • Whole staff team
  • Anyone looking to become a more effective ally

Related Awareness Event

National Autism Awareness Month

Book Your Place

  • You may notice that our events booking process looks a little different! If you are unsure about how to book onto a webinar, click here for an instructional video.
  • Inclusive Employers Members can join online or dial in to all webinars, accessing up to five places per member, per webinar, for free – please ensure you are logged in to your Inclusive Employers account to see the free ticket option. 
  • Non-members can book onto these webinars for £89 + VAT per place, per webinar. Members can purchase extra places, on top of the five free already allocated, at a discounted price of £79 + VAT.
  • Alternatively, members and non-members can also buy an in-house package for up to 300 people per webinar, to be run whenever you like. Email to enquire.
  • Please note: we do not supply recordings or slides for our webinars to members or non-members unless there are extenuating circumstances.
  • If you have any questions about this event or have any accessibility requirements, contact