In this course, you will learn how to implement planned educational programs, assist students in their learning and development and support students with additional needs in a range of education settings. This course is suitable for those who want to provide assistance and support to teachers and students under broad-based supervision.
May include: Education Assistant, Education Support Worker, Education Assistant (Special Needs), Teacher Aide, Teacher Assistant
CHCDIV001Work with diverse people CHCDIV002Promote Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander cultural safety CHCECE006Support behaviour of children and young people CHCEDS001Comply with legislative, policy and industrial requirements in the education environment CHCEDS002Assist implementation of planned educational programs CHCEDS003Contribute to student education in all developmental domains CHCEDS004Contribute to organisation and management of classroom or centre CHCEDS005Support the development of literacy and oral language skills CHCEDS006Support the development of numeracy skills CHCEDS007Work effectively with students and colleagues CHCEDS017Contribute to the health and safety of students CHCEDS018Support students with additional needs in the classroom environment
CHCEDS008Comply with school administrative requirements CHCEDS011Search and assess online information CHCEDS012Set up and sustain individual and small group learning areas CHCEDS015Support development of student research skills CHCPRT001Identify and respond to children and young people at risk
Completion of Year 12 or equivalent.
1 day per week class contact, 4 weeks work placement and online resources.
A combination of self paced learning and face to face monthly workshops
12 – 24 months
AIWT will not accept prepaid fees exceeding $1,500 at any one time. For more information on our Domestic Fees, Charges and Refund Policy, please read our policy found in Student Resources.