Kick-start your career as a teaching assistant, from home
As well as providing an excellent knowledge base in specialist support for teaching and learning in schools this course is ideal for:
This Level 3 Diploma in Specialist Support for Teaching and Learning in Schools course enables you to:
Qualification Number: 601/4423/3
Students are required to compile a portfolio of evidence which demonstrates their learning against each of the assessment criteria of the course, which will be assessed by your tutor. Some portfolio evidence will need to be witnessed by a competent person in the workplace hence students must be employed in school or arrange and complete a voluntary work experience placement.
You may start at any time and have a full year to complete your studies. We suggest that the course will take approximately 250 hours to complete. This is more than enough time to give you flexibility and work at your own pace without the pressure of deadlines.
You will study this course by distance learning, which will enable you to learn when and where you want. You can study from home or at work; it is completely up to you. All your materials will be posted to you, so receiving your course is hassle-free. You will also receive our tutor support by email, so help is only a click away!
This course provides successful students with a qualification from TQUK, regulated by Ofqual. TQUK is an Awarding Organisation recognised by the Office of Qualifications and Examinations Regulation (Ofqual) in England and by the Welsh Government.
This is a knowledge based qualification suitable for support roles in schools, including site staff, administrators etc as well as those who work directly with children and young people.
This is a competence based qualification suitable for all roles in schools, including site staff, administrators etc as well as those who work directly with children and young people. It seeks to develop the knowledge and understanding that all those working in a school setting will need and covers areas such as safeguarding, communication and understanding the school context.
You must be 16 years or older to enrol onto this course.
You may start at any time and have a full year to complete your studies. It is truly flexible and is designed to be adaptable around your lifestyle and other commitments.
No. We will issue certification based on your coursework and work placement assessments.
Yes. There is a requirement for assessment in a real work environment so you must have a placement (either as a volunteer or as a member of staff) in a school environment. There is no minimum duration for the placement, but you should seek a placement sufficient to gather the evidence of learning required by each study unit of the course.
No, everything you need is included in the price!
You will send your work to your personal course tutor for them to mark and return to you. On successful completion of the course you will be awarded your certification.
For further information please contact us.