SEN Level 3 & 4 Course

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  • Sector Teaching
  • Duration 170 Hours
  • Price Was £549.98, now £59.00

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About the course

Take an online Special Education Needs (SEN) Level 3 and 4 course

  • 21 modules covering a range of topics
  • You’ll have unlimited 24/7 access for 12 months
  • Understand how to work with SEN children and young people and gain a deeper understanding into these practices
  • Dedicated tutor support provided to help your learning
  • Improve your prospects – Looks great on your CV
  • Great if you fancy a adding to your CV or just want to learn something new

The online Special Educational Needs Level 3 and 4 courses will provide learners with a detailed insight of how to support the learning of children and young people with special educational needs, within the learning environment. As part of the Level 3 course, you will learn key theories as well as an overview of SEN; then further exploring important aspects of working with children with SEN to encourage and support learning as part of the level 4. Whether you are currently working in a role that requires you to learn about SEN or you just want to add this course on your CV, you can get started instantly and start learning all the important aspects about SEN in the classroom.

With over 170 hours of learning split across 21 easily accessible modules, the course has been designed to provide learners with an enjoyable and informative learning experience. The SEN Level 3 and 4 course is studied online, meaning you can study in your own time, at your own pace, on your own schedule. Study whenever it suits you best, day or night. You’ll have access to the course 24 hours a day, 7 days a week for 12 months.

What’s more, the course is CPD accredited, therefore upon successful completion of the course learners will be awarded with the certificate of completion, ensuring that the course will be recognised by employers and institutions.


The Level 3 SEN Course is split into the following modules:

  • Introduction to Special Educational Needs
  • The History and Definitions of SEN
  • Learning Difficulties: Autism
  • Behavioural, emotional and social behaviours
  • Specific learning difficulties
  • Speech, Language and Common Issues
  • Importance of SEN knowledge
  • Final Assessment

The Level 4 SEN course is split into the following modules:

  • Introduction to Advanced Special Education Needs
  • Leadership and Inclusion
  • Working with Teaching Assistants (TAs)
  • The Definition of Special Educational Needs
  • Constructivist Theories of Learning
  • The Role of the SENCO
  • Record Keeping
  • Personalised Learning
  • Working with Parents
  • Educational Outcomes
  • Psychological Perspectives on Behaviour
  • Understanding and Managing Anger
  • Attention Deficit Disorder (ADHD)
  • Coaching and Mentoring
  • Final Assessment


To assess the learner's ability and knowledge to effectively understand the topics contained within the SEN course, the course features a number of end of module interactive quiz questions.

Additionally, at the end of the Special Education Needs (SEN) 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. For more details on the assessments for this course, please read the Assessment tab.


The Level 3 and 4 Award Special Education Needs course has been independently accredited and certified by The CPD Certification Service.

On successful completion of the SEN)course learners will be awarded with the CPD Certificate of Achievement award from Oplex Careers. The certificate will show your grade classification awarded and provide proof of your achievements for you to take to any prospective employers or part of your portfolio of evidence.

The certificate will be produced in PDF format, optional hard copies of the certificate will be available for an additional fee of £9.99.


You’ll be glad to know that as part of the SEN Level 3 and 4 course, you also receive our dedicated tutor help and support service. So if you ever get stuck while studying, need any help or support or have a question, our team of tutors are on hand to give you all the help you need.

Our tutor support team want you to succeed in your studies and achieve the best grade possible, so no matter how big or small your question is they're on hand to help.


The SEN course is delivered online through our eLearning platform. Learners of the course will receive instant access to our interactive student learning portal, which offers 24/7 access to the course.

The student learning portal is like an interactive classroom, allowing you to access your course materials, study resources, tutor support and assessments from the comfort of your own home. With our student learning portal you can study whenever suits you best, around your own work or life commitments with 24/7 access to the portal, it couldn’t be simpler.


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