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Higher Level Teaching Assistant Certificate Level 4 RQF

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Course summary
Length: 360 hours
Price: 575 GBP
Location: Distance
Next available date: Start anytime - Distance
Course type: e-learning / Online / Distance

Higher Level Teaching Assistant Certificate Level 4 RQF

The Level 4 Higher Level Teaching Assistant Certificate is a regulated qualification approved by Ofqual demonstrating to employers that you have the necessary skills as an HLTA.

An HLTA has an increased level of responsibility within the classroom, more so than a standard teaching assistant.

Note: This course has a work experience element

Before you can complete this qualification, you must be working as a teaching assistant or be able to obtain voluntary or paid work experience in a school, as the role of an HLTA is to significantly improve the classroom and have impact on pupil progress. The time spent in the school should be a minimum of 50 hours.

Total Qualification Time (TQT) for this qualification 360 hours.

Total credits for the qualification is 36.

Qualification Title: TQUK Level 4 Certificate for Higher Level Teaching Assistants (RQF)

Qualification Number: 603/1432/1

Suitability - Who should attend?

People currently working as teaching assistants, or people want to become teaching assistants.

There are no specific requirements to undertake this qualification.

Outcome / Qualification etc.

Awarding Organisation

Training Qualification UK are one of the newest, most dynamic awarding organisations in the industry, seeking to bring a fresh approach and excellent service to training providers, colleges and learners. TQUK qualifications are designed by leading professionals and delivered to centres and learners with integrity and compliance in mind. TQUK have rigorous quality assurance controls and procedures in place and are committed to maintaining the highest standards of customer service, qualification delivery and assessment.

TQUK are fully approved as an awarding organisation by Ofqual and award RQF courses in a number of sectors. RQF courses have various credits values which can be applied to the National Credit Transfer System. TQUK accredit courses which are developed by industry experts and work hand in hand with organisations ensuring the calibre and worth of courses provided.

Training Course Content


Unit 1 - Understand the Higher Level Teaching Assistant role

Unit 2 - Child development and welfare

Unit 3 - Awareness of special educational needs

Unit 4 - Promoting children and young people’s positive behaviour

Unit 5 - Providing support for individual learners and small groups

Unit 6 - Developing skills to promote positive working relationships

Unit 7 - Curriculum planning, delivery and assessment

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