This course will provide you with the practical skills and knowledge required to assist teaching staff and provide care and supervision for children, in primary and secondary schools. You will learn how to support the development of literacy and numeracy in a classroom setting, how to deal effectively with children and young people and how to operate confidently and safely in a school environment.
This qualification could lead to employment as an education assistant, education support worker, language worker, teacher aide, teacher assistant in a school or a community services setting.
Pathway into Certificate IV in Education Support or Diploma of Early Childhood Education and Care.
This qualification is available via flexible delivery, skills recognition or traineeship. There are no on-campus classes for this course. Mildura campus: this program is offered as a flexible mode of delivery with 4 weekly study sessions for 1 hour each. Duration is dependent on the student's progression through the units. 12-18 month's duration – Enrolment can occur at any stage of the year. Swan Hill: Full Time 2 days per week over 12 months.
Students should be at least 17 years at the commencement of study. (exceptions at Business Manager's discretion). Students must obtain a satisfactory Police Clearance Certificate and Working with Children check prior to placement commencing. Each student will undertake a Pre-Training Review before enrolling to help confirm the proposed course is suitable. It will provide valuable information about an individual's existing skills and knowledge, language, literacy and numeracy skills and whether the course will help in achieving learning and/or employment goals.
|CHCDIV001||Work with diverse people||40||$35.00|
|CHCDIV002||Promote Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander cultural safety||25||$35.00|
|CHCECE006||Support behaviour of children and young people||30||$35.00|
|CHCEDS001||Comply with legislative, policy and industrial requirements in the education environment||35||$10.00|
|CHCEDS002||Assist in implementation of planned educational programs||40||$35.00|
|CHCEDS003||Contribute to student education in all developmental domains||50||$35.00|
|CHCEDS004||Contribute to organisation and management of classroom or centre||30||$35.00|
|CHCEDS005||Support the development of literacy and oral language skills||55||$35.00|
|CHCEDS006||Support the development of numeracy skills||50||$35.00|
|CHCEDS007||Work effectively with students and colleagues||40||$35.00|
|CHCEDS017||Contribute to the health and safety of students||30||$35.00|
|CHCEDS018||Support students with additional needs in the classroom environment||30||$35.00|
|CHCEDS008||Comply with school administrative requirements||30||$35.00|
|CHCEDS012||Set up and sustain individual and small group learning areas||18||$35.00|
|CHCEDS014||Support students with english as a second language||30||$35.00|
|CHCEDS015||Support development of student research skills||35||$35.00|
|CHCEDS016||Support learning for students with disabilities in a classroom environment||35||$35.00|
|CHCEDS025||Facilitate learning for students with disabilities||50||$10.00|
|CHCPRT001||Identify and respond to children and young people at risk||40||$35.00|
|HLTWHS001||Participate in workplace health and safety||20||$35.00|
|RPL Government Subsidised||$1,292||$1,292|
|2021 February||Swan Hill Campus||Full Time, Classroom Based, Full Year, Mondays & Tuesdays, 9am to 3pm|