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Diploma in Teaching Assistant - Level 3

South London College
Course summary
100 hours
149 GBP
Online courses
Next available date: This course is available anytime in anywhere. - Online courses
Last application: This course is available to register anytime of the year.
Professional Training

Course description

Is teaching your dream career? If so, enroll in this course right now to learn all what it takes to be a successful teaching assistant in your chosen subject. This course will certify you as qualified teaching assistant, who can later progress onto a more senior role with knowledge and experience. This Diploma in Teaching Assistant – Level 3 is packed with high quality learning materials that will get you into terms with the latest techniques, methods and tools used in teaching. This course will also make sure you and your students enjoy the teaching and learning process respectively, provided you have a recognised qualification at level 2 or above in a related disciple to get started with this course.

This training course will enlighten you on what it means to be a teaching assistant in a classroom or an educational setting. Since teaching is mostly about working with children, this course will familiarise you with the growth and development of children to help them during difficult phases, after which the course curriculum will shine light upon the safety and welfare of children in an educational setting.

You might have to work with special needs children or children with disabilities during your teaching career, which is why this course has dedicated a few modules that will guide you on how to support children with disabilities. This course will also walk you through how to build positive relationships with children and young people to make the learning environment more comfortable and lively.

The course has been endorsed under the ABC Awards and Certa Awards Quality Licence Scheme. This means that South London College has undergone an external quality check to ensure that the organisation and the courses it offers, meet defined quality criteria. The completion of this course alone does not lead to a regulated qualification* but may be used as evidence of knowledge and skills gained. The Learner Unit Summary may be used as evidence towards Recognition of Prior Learning if you wish to progress your studies in this subject. To this end the learning outcomes of the course have been benchmarked at Level 3 against level descriptors published by Ofqual, to indicate the depth of study and level of demand/complexity involved in successful completion by the learner.

The course itself has been designed by South London College to meet specific learners’ and/or employers’ requirements which cannot be satisfied through current regulated qualifications. ABC Awards & Certa Awards endorsement involves robust and rigorous quality audits by external auditors to ensure quality is continually met. A review of courses is carried out as part of the endorsement process.

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*Regulated qualification refers to those qualifications that are regulated by Ofqual / CCEA / Qualification Wales

Suitability - Who should attend?

Who Is This Course Aimed at?

  • Teacher Assistants, Teaching Assistants
  • Individuals with background in education
  • Nursery teachers
  • Anyone with a desire to teach and work with children

Entry Requirements

  • Learners should be age 19 or over, and must have a basic understanding of Maths, English, and ICT.
  • A recognised qualification at level 2 or above in any discipline.

Outcome / Qualification etc.

At the end of this course successful learners will receive a Certificate of Achievement from ABC Awards and Certa Awards and a Learner Unit Summary (which lists the components the learner has completed as part of the course).

Course Code: QLS-04515

Training Course Content

Course Curriculum

Module 01 – Provide support for learning activities

Provide support for learning activities

Module 02 – Support Children’s Development

Support Children’s Development

Module 03 – Help to keep children safe

Help to keep children safe

Module 04 – Contribute to positive relationships

Contribute to positive relationships

Module 05 – Provide effective support for your colleagues

Provide effective support for your colleagues

Module 06 – Use Information and Communication Technology to Support Pupil’s learning

Use Information and Communication Technology to Support Pupil’s Learning

Module 07 – Support a child with disabilities or special educational needs

Support a child with disabilities or special educational needs

Module 08 – Support Children and Young Peoples Play

Support Children and Young Peoples Play

Module 09 – Provide Displays

Provide Displays

Access Duration

The course will be directly delivered to you, and you have 12 months access to the online learning platform from the date you joined the course. The course is self-paced and you can complete it in stages, revisiting the lectures at any time.

Method of Assessment

In order to complete the Diploma in Teaching Assistant – Level 3 successfully, all students are required to complete a series of assignments. The completed assignments must be submitted via the online portal. Your instructor will review and evaluate your work and provide your feedback based on how well you have completed your assignments.



Continuing Studies

Once you successfully completed the Level 3 Diploma in Teaching Assistant you will gain knowledge and skills that will give your career the jumpstart you have always wanted.With this completion you can further expand your education or go onto work in numerous positions that will also put you in line to demand a higher salary or job promotion. 

  • Teaching Assistant - £12,166 per annum
  • Preschool Teacher - £19,215 per annum
  • Daycare Teacher - £19,097 per annum
  • Teacher Assistant - £12,610 per annum

Others jobs you can get

  • Teacher Aid
  • Toddler Teacher

About provider

South London College

South London College is a well-established Professional online education provider in the United Kingdom and it aims to meet the employment needs of the youth and people in the United Kingdom and other parts of the world. South London College...

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