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Speech Language and Communication in Schools QLS Level 3


Develop your knowledge and career with this Speech, Language, and Communication in Schools Level 3 course from home.

Course duration

Up to one year.

Course outcome

You will receive a customised award in Speech, Language, and Communication in Schools Level 3 from NCFE.

Entry requirements

There are no specific entry requirements for this course.


Tutor-marked assignments.

Study Options

This course is only available to study online.

Study Options

or £15.65 /month*
Course code: NC017
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Course overview

  • This course is a great addition to your CV which will help you to progress your career in childcare or education.
  • Study relevant topics that will provide you with the knowledge to better support children and young people in your setting.
  • Explore how you can support and teach children and young people with speech, language, and communication difficulties in an education environment.
  • Study at your own pace from home.

This Speech, Language, and Communication in Schools Level 3 course is a knowledge-based course that will give you the opportunity to broaden your knowledge of effective speech, language, and communication in a school/education environment.

The course content focuses on how to support children and young people with speech, language, or communication difficulties in an educational environment, making it the ideal course for anyone working with children and young people who have additional needs when speaking or communicating, or whose first language is not English.

Course content

Awarding body

This course has been endorsed by the Quality License Scheme for its high-quality, non-regulated provisions and training programmes.

This course and/or training programme is not regulated by Ofqual and is not an accredited qualification. Your training provider will be able to advise you on any further recognition, for example, progression routes into further and/or higher education. For further information please visit the learner FAQs on the Quality Licence Scheme website.

The Quality License Scheme’s endorsement involves robust and rigorous quality audits by external auditors to ensure quality is continually met. A review of courses is carried out as part of the endorsement process.

Extra information

This course is perfect for anyone working in a childcare or education environment who is looking to improve their understanding to better support children or young people with difficulties in speech, language or communication.

This course is assessed by a series of assignments which are submitted to your tutor for marking. No external examination or practical work is required, so you can complete all assessed work from home.

You may start at any time and have a full year to complete your studies. We suggest that the course will take approximately 120 hours to complete. This allows you to work at your own pace, without the pressure of tight deadlines.

This course will be studied entirely via distance learning, meaning you will complete your learning either from home or a place that suits you. Full tutor support will be available via email, so if you have any questions or need some guidance, your tutor will be here to help. Your course materials will include a series of self-assessment exercises and tutor-marked questions to allow both yourself and your tutor to monitor your progress.

This course will be studied online. You will be sent your login details to our online portal through which you will access your course materials digitally. You can access your course via a desktop/laptop computer, tablet, or smartphone.

At the end of this course, successful learners will receive a customised award in Speech, Language and Communication in Schools Level 3 from NCFE.

The course itself has been designed by NCC Resources Limited to meet specific learners’ and/or employers’ requirements which cannot be satisfied through current regulated qualifications.

Once you have successfully completed this course, you can add it to your CV to boost your prospects, and also apply the knowledge and skills you have gained during the course in your current role.


You do not need any previous knowledge to enrol on 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.

  • Dedicated personal tutor support with unlimited email access.
  • Dedicated learner services from our learner services team.
  • Course materials with learning activities.
  • Assignment marking and feedback from your personal tutor.
  • A free CV critique service and employability guide if you’re focusing on career advancement.
  • A free XO Student Discounts membership to save you money on your favourite brands.

No, this course is assessed based on your tutor-marked assignments.

No, everything you need is included in the cost of your course.

You will complete your assignments from home and send your work to your tutor for them to mark. They will return the assignment to you once they have marked it with detailed feedback and pointers for your next assignment.

That's not a problem. We want to make sure you're 100% confident about enrolling on the course and starting your study. So, just give our team of education specialists a call on 03300 563 100 and they'll do their best to help.

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