Course Duration
1 Year
Location
Cauldon Campus
Course Cost
£ 2225.00
Do I have to pay this fee? These courses receive government funding, and some learners will be eligible for FREE tuition if they meet specific criteria. Some L code courses at Level 3 to 6 may also have an Advanced Learning Loan available for learners aged 19 and over.
Course Code
PL1829
Start Date
Multiple Options Available
Start Time
Multiple Options Available
Day
Multiple Options Available

Course Summary

The units are directly related to the candidates' role in school and cover the following areas:
- supporting learning activities
- health and safety and safeguarding
- promoting positive behaviour
- working as a team
- maintaining a learning environment
- providing displays
- supporting curriculum subjects, eg literacy and numeracy.

Course Requirements

Entry Requirements

No formal academic qualifications are required but candidates should have a good standard of literacy and numeracy.
Candidates can progress from a level 2 to a level 3 programme, and from level 3 to a Foundation degree in Education.

How Is It Taught

This is a taught programme requiring attendance in college each week to understand the theory, 1:1 tutorials and observation in the workplace.

What Could I do Next

Succesful candidates may be able to progress on to the Foundation Degree in Education.

What Else Do I Need To Know

Candidates who are not currently employed as a teaching assistant in the school sector need to be volunteering for a minimum of 8 hours each week to complete the qualification.

Entry Requirements

No formal academic qualifications are required but candidates should have a good standard of literacy and numeracy.
Candidates can progress from a level 2 to a level 3 programme, and from level 3 to a Foundation degree in Education.

How Is It Taught

This is a taught programme requiring attendance in college each week to understand the theory, 1:1 tutorials and observation in the workplace.

What Could I do Next

Succesful candidates may be able to progress on to the Foundation Degree in Education.

What Else Do I Need To Know

Candidates who are not currently employed as a teaching assistant in the school sector need to be volunteering for a minimum of 8 hours each week to complete the qualification.

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