This course provides an ideal first qualification for those who are working or want to work as a teaching assistant in a school.
This course provides an ideal first qualification for those who are working or want to work as a teaching assistant in a school. You will attend college for one morning each week for a taught session led by one of the tutor team, as well as gaining practical, work-based experience.
There are no examinations. Instead you will gradually develop a portfolio of different types of evidence of your knowledge and skills, including short written tasks, observations in the school and professional discussions.
Current Modules Covered
The course is comprised of a number of short units of learning on topics such as:
You should be working or volunteering in a school for a minimum of 6 hours per week while you are on the course. It is also important that the school is supportive of your studies and if possible you should have a mentor in your workplace.
|16 - 19 | POA
|Reduced Cost  | £632.5
|Full Cost | £1417
For more information on the funding available. view our student finance page.
Successful completion of the Level 2 Certificate allows for progression to the Level 3 Certificate in Supporting Teaching and Learning in Schools.