Teaching Assistant QLS Level 2 and Understanding Autism QLS Level 3

Course code: ABC1121
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Develop your understanding of teaching assistants and autism the convenient way from home!

  • Understand how teaching assistants can support the teacher in planning, teaching and evaluation of the learning activities.
  • Know how to communicate and develop positive working relationships with children and young people.
  • Explore legislation, policies and procedures for safeguarding children.
  • Understand how autism is identified and diagnosed.
  • Understand how best to support individuals with autism in terms of promoting good health, social inclusion and active participation.
  • Explore the problems individuals with autism may face in terms of discrimination, bullying and access to opportunities and services.
Course overview

All course materials will be delivered to you by post or email, so it couldn’t be easier. Our experienced and friendly tutors will help you every step of the way.

You may start at any time and have a full year to complete your studies, so you can work at your own pace. Completed coursework can be delivered by post or via email, so handing in an assignment is simple.

Course Duration

Up to 2 years.

Study Hours

Approximately 120 hours.

Course Outcome

You will receive two Certificates of Achievement in Teaching Assistant Level 2 and Understanding Autism Level 3.

Entry Requirements

There are no specific entry requirements for this course.

Assessment

Tutor-marked assignments.

Course content

Teaching Assistant QLS Level 2

Understanding Autism QLS Level 3

Extra info

Assessment

This course is assessed by a series of assignments which are submitted to your tutor for marking. No external examination is required.

Course Duration

Once enrolled, you will have two years to complete this bundle (one year per course), which will allow you to work at your own pace without the pressure of tight deadlines. You will also receive 12 months tutor support for each course, so you can feel confident that you’ll get the help you need. This bundle will take you approximately 120 hours. Studying around your work and family commitments has never been easier.

Study Method

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 or sent by email, it’s that simple. You will also receive our tutor support by email, so help is only a click away!

Course Outcomes

At the end of this course, successful learners will receive two Certificate’s of Achievement from the Quality License Scheme and a Learner Unit Summary (which lists the components the learner has completed as part of the course).

Awarding Body

This course has been endorsed by the Quality License Scheme for its high-quality. This course is not regulated by Ofqual and is not an accredited qualification. We 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 License Scheme website.
The Teaching Assistant course has been benchmarked at Level 2 against level descriptors published by Ofqual, to indicate the depth of knowledge and understanding that you would expect at this level. The Understanding Autism course has been benchmarked at Level 3 against level descriptors published by Ofqual, to indicate the depth of knowledge and understanding that you would expect at this level.

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