Recognised - Teaching Assistant / Supporting Teaching and Learning in School Level 3 OFQUAL Accredited Course + SEN Certificate
£30 initial payment
£175 (lowest price on reed) to be paid for assessment and... Read more
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The Teaching Assistant TQUK Level 3 Award (QCF) Recognised Qualification is for those looking to work as a Teaching Assistant / Classroom Assistant.
Teaching assistants support children with their learning activities in the classroom. They work closely with teachers to make sure pupils enjoy learning in a safe and caring setting.
If you like working with children and want to play a part in their education and well being, a career as a teaching assistant could be ideal for you. You'll need to have the ability to work closely with parents and teachers. You'll also need good literacy and numeracy skills, as well as creative ideas for activities when teaching children on a daily basis.
To work as a teaching assistant or classroom assistant, you will usually need some experience or a qualification that is recognised such as a (QCF) Qualifications Credit Framework.
- Unit 1: Understanding Child and Young Person Development
- Unit 2: Understand how to Safeguard the Welfare of Children and Young People
- Unit 3: Communication and Professional Relationships with Children, Young People and Adults
- Unit 4: Schools as Organisations
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Assessments are a great way of checking your progress allowing you to apply your learning to real-world situations. Through the Teaching Assistant Level 3 Certificate Course by TQUK, you will be assessed by a series of written assignments, which are submitted to and marked by your tutor.
All assignments are set by TQUK. Upon verification of the activities, exercises and assignments, a certificate of achievement will be awarded by TQUK, as confirmation that your written work has met all of the learning outcomes and assessment criteria for the course.
You will have access to a tutor, via email, who will mark your work and guide you through the course to help you prepare for your assignments. You will be provided with all course materials Full tutor support is offered throughout the course to ensure your learning outcomes are met to a satisfactory standard.
Study Hours are an approximate figure and are dependent upon how much time you can dedicate to your studies and how well you grasp the learning concepts in the course material. You should allow enough time to complete assignments/ question papers to ensure satisfactory outcomes are met.
The approximate amount of time required to complete the Teaching Assistant (Level 3) Course is: 80 hrs
- You will need to pay for the assessment and certification of all four units. Payment of £175 in total is required at the point of submission of coursework for all four units to be assessed
OXEL Awards Certificate in Special Educational Needs SEN Level 3:
Course Code: SEN
Course Level: 3
Unit 1: Working with Children with Special Educational Needs
o Legal and regulatory requirements
o Types of discrimination
o The Equality Act 2010
o Special Educational Needs (SEN) Code of Practice
o The United Nations Convention on the Rights of the Child
o The United Nations Convention on Persons with Disabilities
o Inclusive practice
Unit 2: Understanding and Promoting Childrens Development
o Pattern and sequence of child development
o Influences on development
o Why development may not follow the expected pattern
Unit 3: Speech, Language and Communication (SLC) Difficulties
o Defining speech, language and communication difficulties
o Effects and impact of SLC difficulties
o Adapting communication methods
o Supporting speech and language difficulties
Unit 4: Social, Emotional and Behavioural (SEB) Difficulties
o Psychological needs
o External triggers
o Autism spectrum disorders
o Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD)
o Chronic Illnesses and Physical Disabilities
Unit 5: Assessment and Planning to Meet Individual Needs
o Identifying individual needs
o A child-centred approach
o Assessment frameworks
o The common framework
Who is this course for?
Our TQUK Teaching Assistant Level 3 Award (QCF) Course is openly available to anyone wishing to learn more about becoming a Teaching Assistant and has a keen interest in the subject, plus an intention to progress a career.
Learners will need sufficient numeracy and literacy
Students should have access to a computer and the internet throughout your study period.
Learners should have basic PC skills in order to navigate our Support Portal
You should be fully committed to your studies.
Our TQUK Level 3 Award in Supporting Teaching & Learning in Schools (QCF) Qualification is openly available to anyone wishing to gain a full recognised qualification as a Teaching Assistant and has a keen interest in the subject.
Teaching Assistant / Classroom Assistant
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Does the £175 cover the cost of all assessments or is it £175 each? Thank you.
Hello and thankyou for your question. The £175 covers all the assessments (4 Units) ThanksThis was helpful. Thank you for your feedback.
Please give me examples of jobs I could get after completeing this course pls
early years teaching assistant Primary teaching assistant Learning support teacher Learning support assistantThis was helpful. Thank you for your feedback.
can this course be finished in less than 8 months??
Hello Most candidates complete the course within 6 weeks The 8 months is the maximum time ThanksThis was helpful. Thank you for your feedback.
Do you have to attend a placement and will this lead on to do a level 4 in teaching assistant.
Hello A teaching placement is not required for the Award This qualification will lead to the level four TA ThanksThis was helpful. Thank you for your feedback.
Hi one more question if i don't manage to finish the course in 8 months what happens? Jo
If for any reason you do not complete within the allocated time you will be given an extension of up to six monthsThis was helpful. Thank you for your feedback.
Hi, Does this course any material about the understanding of the curriculum. As a Hungarian I do not have any insight of the English curriculum.
Hello The course consists of four units all centred around communication safety safeguarding etc If you would like information about curriculum your tutor will be more than happy to assist ThanksThis was helpful. Thank you for your feedback.
Hi, I live in Hungary Can I complete this course from Hungary and if yes, will you post the certificate even to my Hungarian course?
Hello You can complete the course from anywhere in the world Certification will be posted to your country ThanksThis was helpful. Thank you for your feedback.
Hello! I‘m only over in the UK for two month now... could I finish the course from Austria as well if I don‘t make it in time?
Hello It is possible to complete the course within two months but if you do not you can complete from anywhere in the world ThanksThis was helpful. Thank you for your feedback.
Hi so is this a RQF or QCF or equivalent to ?
Hello This is RQF Level 3 on the OFQUAL register ThanksThis was helpful. Thank you for your feedback.
Do we only pay £175 if we pass? And also is age matter? I am 49 and already working in a school for 8 years as kitchen assistant. I want career change
Hello You only pay when you have passed Age is not a concern If anyone refuses employment based upon age it is ageism which is direct discrimination and illegal ThanksThis was helpful. Thank you for your feedback.
Do you need to be in a setting whilst doing this course
Hello For the Award no teaching placement is required ThanksThis was helpful. Thank you for your feedback.
Is this qualification recognised in South Africa?
Hello The Qualification is recognised in South Africa ThanksThis was helpful. Thank you for your feedback.
How much is the word count on each assignment.
Hello Each unit is assessed by written assignment The word count for each is 2000-3000 words ThanksThis was helpful. Thank you for your feedback.
Anabela Chaves asked:
Last question, is it possible to have both certificates: TA and SEN? Thank you very much
Hello You will receive 2 certificates: TA certificate from TQUK (OFQUAL) SEN certificate from OXEL Awards (non OFQUAL) ThanksThis was helpful. Thank you for your feedback.
is this diploma sufficient to apply and get TA job?
Hello Yes the Award is accepted by schools for the position of Teaching Assistant ThanksThis was helpful. Thank you for your feedback.
What are the qualifications need to do this course? Is this recognize by department of education in uk ?
The level 3 award supporting teaching and learning in schools is an OFQUAL regulated course that is recognised by schools. ThanksThis was helpful. Thank you for your feedback.
Hi how are the assignments submitted>can this all be done online?
Hello All work is submitted electronically - either via email or through the Learning Management System. You will be assigned a personal tutor who will mark your work and provide feedback throughout. ThanksThis was helpful. Thank you for your feedback.
Hi Just wanted to know what is the written aspect to achieve the SEN Certificate? Will I need to do any assignments for the SEN? Jo
The SEN qualification is assessed via a series of questions Each Learning Outcome is assessed via individual questions ThanksThis was helpful. Thank you for your feedback.
Is this qualification solely based on written assignments or do we have to get a placement in a school as well?
Hello Assessment is based upon four written assignments ThanksThis was helpful. Thank you for your feedback.
Please do i need to pay additìnal fee for SEN training/certificate. Also I did not see any unit covered for SEN. Thanks
The SEN is certified by OXEL Awards and accredited by International Accreditation Service for Schools Colleges and Universities (IASCU) The SEN course and certification is provided for free for those who enrol onto the L3 Teachong Assistant/Supporting Teaching course. Unit 1: Working with Children with SEN Unit 2: Understanding Childrens Development Unit 3: Speech Communication Difficulties Unit 4: Social Emotional and Behavioural Difficulties Unit 5: Assessment and Planning to Meet NeedsThis was helpful. Thank you for your feedback.
Hi Can I use this qualification for a nursery setting ie nursery assistant
Hello The qualification is suitable for early years settings such as nurseries ThanksThis was helpful. Thank you for your feedback.
hi I am a qualified sw who graduated in 2017, if i want to work as a teaching assistant rather than my chosen field do I need this course
Hello This qualification is required for working as a Teaching Assistant ThanksThis was helpful. Thank you for your feedback.
How much is this course in total? Can the payments be made monthly?
Hello £30 initial payment to REED £175 upon completion for certification ThanksThis was helpful. Thank you for your feedback.
Upon completion of this course does it get seen as a knowledge only based qualification or is it recognised as a proper full course?
Hello It is a full 120 credit qualification ThanksThis was helpful. Thank you for your feedback.
Last question.. are all study and exams online? So this will give us opportunity to finish the course sooner than 8 months right?
Hello All materials are online You also receive support from your dedicated tutor Some students finish in two weeks ThanksThis was helpful. Thank you for your feedback.
Do I need any school experience or a placement or a teacher to sign anything off for this course?
Hello No previous experience or teaching placement is required for the Award ThanksThis was helpful. Thank you for your feedback.
Do you need maths and English GCSE?
Hello You require Level 2 proficiency in Maths and English Equivalent to the Functional Skills Level 2 (pre GCSE) ThanksThis was helpful. Thank you for your feedback.
Susana Pereira asked:
I am a room.leader in nursery.Have degree wich is level 5.I was wondering if this is the best course to change career to teaching assistant? Thanks
Hello You will be able to use the qualification to seek employment as a Teaching Assistant ThanksThis was helpful. Thank you for your feedback.
Hi, Just wanted to verify to begin the course I need to pay £30 only and than only £175 at the end and nothing else ? And I will get Certificate ?
Hello That is correct Once you have completed your assignments and your tutor has confirmed that you have passed you will be requested to pay £175 for certification ThanksThis was helpful. Thank you for your feedback.
Hi You say certificate issued for 4 units but in your description you state 5 units to study. Can you please elaborate on this. Thanks
Hello Unit five references the SEN course It's titled unit five but is the Sen qualification ThanksThis was helpful. Thank you for your feedback.
Can the course be completed and the certificates be issued before the allowed 8 month time frame?
Hello Most candidates complete within 4 weeks The 8 months is the maximum time for completion ThanksThis was helpful. Thank you for your feedback.
Why is this course no placement.
Hello The Award has no placement. The Certificate and Diploma require placements. ThanksThis was helpful. Thank you for your feedback.
When does the £175 fee need to be paid, is it when purchasing course or at the end when submitting assignments
Hello The £175 is to be paid at the end of the course once you have completed all your work and your personal tutor has given you a confirmation that you have passed Once you have your confirmation you will be asked to pay the amount for official certification from a leading awarding organisation ThanksThis was helpful. Thank you for your feedback.
What’s the diffence between this and the 500 pound courses
Hello The difference is the price Most TA courses advertised are the TQUK Award in Supporting Teaching and Learning (the exact same as this course) ThanksThis was helpful. Thank you for your feedback.
Anabela Chaves asked:
Is the course recognised and may I work with the certificate in an international English school? Thank you
Hello This course is recognised by all british schools and internationally as a full Supporting Teaching qualification. It will allow you to seek employment in internationsl schools. ThanksThis was helpful. Thank you for your feedback.
Anabela Chaves asked:
I would to like to participate in this course but I am not currently working in the area.. . Am I eligible to attend? Thank you
Hello A work placement is not a prerequisite for the course and you can enroll whilst not being employed as a TA. ThanksThis was helpful. Thank you for your feedback.
Do we have to pay for certificates if so how much? And does this get sent through the post
Hello £175 for certification Certification is posted to you (physical copy) ThanksThis was helpful. Thank you for your feedback.
Lavanya Dsouza asked:
Hi, I'm living in India. I'm a special educator. Will this course give me an opportunity to work in any other country?
Hello The qualification is internationally recognised and accepted ThanksThis was helpful. Thank you for your feedback.
does this price include a hard copy of the certificate?
Hello You will be provided with a physical copy of the certificate that contains the OFQUAL logo and a transcript This certificate is issued by the Awarding Organisation ThanksThis was helpful. Thank you for your feedback.
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