What is it like to study this course and how will I be assessed?
This certificate has been designed specifically for people working in a school and supporting children’s learning.
This is a course which lasts up to one year. Your assessor will arrange to see you in your work place to plan assignments and assess your competence. You may also meet with your assessor by appointment on a one to one basis at the college to cover the underpinning knowledge and carry out assessments. An online portfolio system is used which is accessible to you 24/7.
Course dates are:-
- 18th September 2017 to the 17th September 2018.
- 15th January 2018 to the 14th January 2019.
- 21st April 2018 to the 20th April2019.
This qualification has been designed to provide an introduction to the practical skills and knowledge required in a teaching assistant role and will provide occupational competence to work under the supervision of a class teacher. This is an ideal introductory course for those that are new to the role.