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Learning Support Assistant (LSA)

Level 4 Endorsed Advanced Certificate | 120 CPD Points | Exam & Full Tutor Support Included | 24x7 Access

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Offer ends 10 December 2021
Study method
Online, self-paced
390 hours
Access to content
12 months
No formal qualification
120 CPD hours / points
Additional info
  • Exam(s) / assessment(s) is included in price
  • Tutor is available to students
  • Certificate of completion available to purchase separately

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This premium online course titled Learning Support Assistant (LSA) ensures your professional development with IAO accreditation. You’ll have the privilege of learning in your own time, at your own pace and earning an accredited certification.

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This Learning Support Assistant (LSA) course is developed by industry experts and is packed with several insightful modules to give you a proper understanding of Learning Support Assistant (LSA) and allow you to accelerate your career.

Our Learning Support Assistant (LSA) course is endorsed by the Quality Licence Scheme, ensuring your newly acquired skills will enhance your professional development.

Why People Enrol this Learning Support Assistant (LSA) Course From One Education:

  • Eligibility for an endorsed certificate upon successful completion of the Learning Support Assistant (LSA) course
  • Learning materials of our Learning Support Assistant (LSA) course contains engaging voiceover and visual elements for your comfort
  • Get 24/7 access to all Learning Support Assistant (LSA) course content for a full year
  • Complete the Learning Support Assistant (LSA) course at your own pace
  • Each of our students gets full tutor support on weekdays (Monday to Friday)
  • Efficient assessments and instant results upon completion of our Learning Support Assistant (LSA) course



120 CPD hours / points
Accredited by CPD Qualification Standards

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This masterclass Learning Support Assistant (LSA) online training course is designed by industry experts and will give you an in-depth understanding of this topic. The Learning Support Assistant (LSA) course features easy-to-digest modules that break down each topic and ensure all our students receive an unrivalled and thorough learning experience.

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On the Learning Support Assistant (LSA) course, we guarantee that you will gain relevant skills and acquire tremendous knowledge on the subject. The certificate you’ll achieve after completing the Learning Support Assistant (LSA) course will help you land the job you want in a related field.

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Course Curriculum:

Here is a curriculum breakdown of the Learning Support Assistant (LSA) course:

Module-01: The Roles of a Learning Support Assistant (LSA)

  • Getting Started
  • The National Standard for LSAs
  • Qualification Requirements
  • Structure of the NVQ/SVQ Level 2 for Learning Support Assistants
  • Structure of the NVQ/SVQ Level 3 for Learning Support Assistants
  • Roles and Responsibilities of an LSA
  • Characteristics of a Good LSA
  • Evaluating Yourself for the Role of an LSA

Module-02: Working with Children in a School

  • Performing as an LSA
  • Explaining and Introducing
  • Questioning and Challenging
  • Questioning Tips

Module-03: Assessing Students

  • Assessing and Recording in Class
  • Taking Notes
  • The Assessment for Learning (AFL) Strategy
  • The Purpose of AFL
  • Assessing with AFL

Module-04: Skills of a Learning Support Assistant

  • Observing and Listening
  • Working with Groups
  • Cooperative Group Work
  • Working with Individuals
  • Active Learning
  • Developing Learning Skills in Children

Module-05: Providing for All Children

  • Children Equality
  • Gender Differences
  • Children with Disabilities
  • Exceptional Ability
  • Ethnic Minorities
  • Differences in Social Background
  • Questions for Consideration

Module-06: Safeguarding and Wellbeing of Children and Young People

  • Maintaining a Safe and Secure Learning Arena
  • School Policies for Health and Safety
  • Responsibilities of the Class Teachers and the LSAs
  • Off-Site Activities
  • LSA's Duties for Children Protection

Module-07: Dealing with Emergencies

  • Handling Hazardous Situations
  • Locating Yourself in a Hazardous Situation
  • Extinguishing Fires
  • Health Emergencies
  • Legislative Requirements

Module-08: Special Educational Needs (SEN)

  • Definitions of Special Educational Needs
  • IQ Intelligence Test
  • Autistic Spectrum Disorder (Autism and Asperger's)
  • Dealing with Children with Autism
  • Dyslexia
  • Dealing with Children with Dyslexia
  • ADHD
  • Dealing with Children with ADHD

Module-09: Professional Development

  • Assessing Yourself
  • Practical Work
  • Combining Skills with Multitasking
  • Higher-Level Teaching Assistants (HLTA)
  • Future Prospects
  • General Principles

Module-10: Time and Stress Management

  • Time Management
  • Strategies for Time Management
  • Deciding on Study Time
  • Stress Reduction
  • Getting Some Aid

How is the Learning Support Assistant (LSA) Course assessed?

To simplify the procedure of evaluation and accreditation for learners, we provide an automated assessment system. For each test, the pass mark will be set to 60%.

Certificate of Achievement

Endorsed Certificate of Achievement from the Quality Licence Scheme

After successfully completing the Learning Support Assistant (LSA) course, learners will be able to order an endorsed certificate as proof of their achievement. The hardcopy of this certificate of achievement endorsed by the Quality Licence Scheme can be ordered and received straight to your home by post, by paying —

  • Within the UK: £89
  • International: £89 + £10 (postal charge) = £99

IAO Accredited Certification from One Education

After successfully completing this Learning Support Assistant (LSA) course, you will qualify for the IAO accredited certificate from One Education, as proof of your continued professional development. Certification is available in both PDF & hardcopy format, which can be received by paying —

  • PDF Certificate: £9
  • Hardcopy Certificate (within the UK): £15
  • Hardcopy Certificate (international): £15 + £10 (postal charge) = £25

Who is this course for?

This Learning Support Assistant (LSA) course is ideal for

  • Students
  • Recent graduates
  • Job Seekers
  • Anyone interested in this topic
  • People already working in the relevant fields and want to polish their knowledge and skill.


There are no specific prerequisites to enrol in this Learning Support Assistant (LSA) course. Anyone and everyone can take this course.

The Learning Support Assistant (LSA) course is fully accessible from any internet-enabled smart device. So, you can study from the comfort of your home!

All you need is a passion for learning, literacy, and being over the age of 16.

Career path

This Learning Support Assistant (LSA) course will help you procure a job in the relevant field and will allow you to advance your career. Many job roles will be available for you to explore after completing this Learning Support Assistant (LSA) course. This also increases your competency to be eligible for promotions at work.

Enrol now and take your career to the next step with One Education.

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Virag asked:

Hi, I have a full masters Law degree, can i just pay your fees and start the course any time? Do i need to send in documents?


Dear Virag, Thank you for your question. You can start the course any time you want. No need to send any documents. Thanks

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What does study method mean?

Study method describes the format in which the course will be delivered. At courses are delivered in a number of ways, including online courses, where the course content can be accessed online remotely, and classroom courses, where courses are delivered in person at a classroom venue.

What are CPD hours/points?

CPD stands for Continuing Professional Development. If you work in certain professions or for certain companies, your employer may require you to complete a number of CPD hours or points, per year. You can find a range of CPD courses on, many of which can be completed online.

What is a ‘regulated qualification’?

A regulated qualification is delivered by a learning institution which is regulated by a government body. In England, the government body which regulates courses is Ofqual. Ofqual regulated qualifications sit on the Regulated Qualifications Framework (RQF), which can help students understand how different qualifications in different fields compare to each other. The framework also helps students to understand what qualifications they need to progress towards a higher learning goal, such as a university degree or equivalent higher education award.

What is an ‘endorsed’ course?

An endorsed course is a skills based course which has been checked over and approved by an independent awarding body. Endorsed courses are not regulated so do not result in a qualification - however, the student can usually purchase a certificate showing the awarding body’s logo if they wish. Certain awarding bodies - such as Quality Licence Scheme and TQUK - have developed endorsement schemes as a way to help students select the best skills based courses for them.