Assisting in classrooms and community around Australia are Education Support Workers, Teacher’s Assistants and Parent Helpers, supporting students with additional learning needs in primary, secondary and specialist settings.
Our courses are designed for people who volunteer in the classroom and would like to obtain a formal qualification, and/or people wanting to pursue a career as an Education Support Worker/Integration Aide in a primary, secondary or special school setting. Each course requires students to source and participate in placement hours.
On successful completion of this course you will have the skills and knowledge to work within a range of education settings, including public and independent schools and community education settings, who provide assistance and support to teachers and students under broad-based supervision.
Certificate IV in Education Support
This qualification reflects the role of workers in a range of education settings, including public and independent schools and community education settings, who provide assistance and support to teachers and students under broad-based supervision. Some job roles may require tasks to be performed with a moderate level of autonomy and/or the provision of supervision/leadership to other staff/volunteers.
Work placement: To achieve this qualification, the candidate must have completed at least 100 hours of work as detailed in the Assessment Requirements of units of competency.
Possible occupation titles relating to this qualification: Education Officer, Teacher Assistant
Start Date: Monday 9th October 2017
Fees if eligible for Government Funding: $500
Victorian Government Contribution for Skills First Funded Program $ 5,306
Textbook Fees: $ 84.95
Course Duration 39 weeks
Duration inclusive of holidays: 52 Weeks
Work Placement Hours: 100 hours throughout course duration
Packaging rules To achieve this qualification, the candidate must demonstrate a competency in – 17 units of competency (12 core units and 5 elective units)
Text books are available to purchase online, click on the book image to go to suppliers’ site.