Teaching Assistant Courses


30 credits at Level 2

Who is the programme for?

The TQUK Level 2 Certificate in Supporting Teaching and Learning in Schools (QCF) provides learners with the  opportunity to develop skills, knowledge and understanding to enable them work in the following roles; teaching  assistant, classroom assistant, learning support assistant, additional needs assistant, pastoral/welfare support assistant, bilingual support assistant or foundation stage assistant. The roles must be under the direction of the class teacher, whose lesson planning and day-to-day direction set the framework within which the individual works.

When will I start the programme and how long will it take?

You can enrol at any time of the year. The programme will take 100 hours. There may also be days, evening and weekend provision dependant on demand.

Work at your own pace.

The online system provides 24/7 access to the assignments and assessor feedback.

All of your assignments are completed and stored online and, as such, can be accessed from any venue with access to the internet. This means you can complete your award from work or home.

Our assessors recognise that each candidate is unique and plan person-centred progress throughout with regular access to a personal-assessor. This is ideal for those who are nervous, or who have not completed formal education for a while, or who are just simply busy.

What will I study?

An individual record of training and development will be initiated. Any learning and professional needs will be identified, with a plan to address these being recorded and developed through an individual learning plan.

Learners must achieve a minimum of 30 credits to be awarded the TQUK Level 2 Certificate in Supporting Teaching
and Learning in Schools (QCF). Learners must achieve:
 24 credits from Group A,
 a maximum of 3 credits from Group B
 a minimum of 3 credits from Group C.

The Learning Experience at Elite Training, Assessing & Development CIC

This Level 2 programme provides a quality learning experience delivered by dedicated full time staff that has extensive experience in the field of teacher training.

Studying on a teacher training qualification at Elite Training, Assessing & Development CIC will provide you with the skills to develop in your career. Many employers are keen to recruit individuals that have achieved this qualification as it is well respected within the teaching profession. Studying on a teacher training qualification is engaging and rewarding and can lead to a whole range of fulfilling careers.

How is the programme assessed?

You will be assessed through ongoing assignments that will take place throughout the programme and completion of a successful micro-teaching session.

What do I need to enter the programme?

There are no specific entry requirements however learners should have a minimum of Level 1 in literacy or equivalent.
Learners are required to be actively working or volunteering in a school environment in order to demonstrate
competence in knowledge and skills.
There may be a requirement, by their employer, for learners to be checked by the Disclosure and Barring Service:
https://www.gov.uk/disclosure-barring-service-check/overview or if they intend to work with learners who are covered
by these regulations (formerly Criminal Records Bureau (CRB)). It is the learner’s responsibility to seek advice from
their employer regarding this.
Learners must be at least 16 years of age at certification

Money matters:

The course fee is £630. For details of fee remission categories, please contact Elite Training, Assessing & Development CIC. We can provide a flexible learning and payment plan to suit your needs ‑ if you wish to discuss this with us, then please drop us a line, Telephone us on 01942 866462 or email: enquirieseatd@gmail.com.

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    Future prospects:

    Successful learners can progress to other qualifications such as:

     TQUK Level 3 Award in Supporting Teaching and Learning in Schools (QCF)
     TQUK Level 3 Certificate in Supporting Teaching and Learning in Schools (QCF)
     Intermediate/Advanced Level Apprenticeship in Supporting Teaching and Learning in Schools
     Level 3 Certificate in Cover Supervision of pupils in Schools
     Level 3 Diploma in Specialist Support for Teaching and Learning in Schools
     Level 2 qualifications in Children’s Care, Learning and Development, Play work or Youth Work Practice

    For further information on this course, or if you wish to register for this course, do not hesitate to contact us.