About the course
The online Teaching Assistant course will provide learners with an insight into how to effectively work in the classroom environment. Whether it is primary, secondary or an SEN school setting, this teaching assistant course covers all the important aspects that need to be learnt. Whether you are currently working in a role an want to gain knowledge or you just want to add this course on your CV, you can get started instantly and start learning all the important aspects about teaching assistance.
The Teaching Assistant course is split into the following modules:
- Defining and Explaining the Role of a Teaching Assistant
- Supporting Development in Pupils: Practices and Policies
- Applying Learning Activities to Support the Teaching of the Curriculum
- Legislation, Legal Obligations, and School Policies to Ensure Pupil Wellbeing
- Learning Literacy Skills with Teaching Assistant Support
- Learning Numeracy Skills with Teaching Assistant Support
- Learning ICT Skills in the Learning Environment
- Supporting Pupils with Special Educational Needs (SEN)
- Supporting the Development of Good Working Relationships
- Confidentiality, Equal Opportunities, and Safeguarding
- Final Assessment
To assess the learners ability and knowledge to effectively understand the topics contained within the Teaching Assistant course, the course features a number of end of module interactive quiz questions.
Additionally, at the end of the course learners will also take an online multiple choice assessment test. This online multiple choice test is marked automatically so you will receive an instant grade and know whether you have passed the course.
On successful completion of this Teaching Assistant course learners will receive a CPD Certificate of Achievement award from Oplex Careers.
This certificate will be produced in PDF format, hard copies of the certificate will be available at an additional fee of £9.99.
This course is delivered online through eLearning. Learners of the course will receive instant access to our interactive student learning portal, which offers 24/7 access to the Teaching Assistant course.
The online Teaching Assistant course requires 80 hours to complete the course in full. This is only a guide to the learning hours required and it depends on how quickly an individual can absorb the information. The learning is online so it can be spread out over multiple sessions or done in one session.
Learners will have access to this course for up to 12 months from the date of joining. There is no time limit to complete the course during this period.
When you are studying a course it is always useful to know that you have the help and support of tutors that want you to succeed in your studies.
As part of the Teaching Assistant course you will receive access to our dedicated tutor support service. The academic tutors will be able to provide you with unlimited online email support to help answer any questions that you may have whilst you are studying the course.