Certificate IV in Education Support

National ID: CHC40213
State ID: J590
Qualification level:

Course is available at the following locations

Public
Central Regional TAFE
Course Details
Training Package Version : Release 3

Would you like to work in a school environment?
In this qualification you will gain the knowledge required to support students and assist teacher's education programs with a focus on supporting students with additional needs, learning disabilities and/or challenging behaviours. You will have the opportunity to undertake a wide variety of tasks in the classroom and school setting to contextualise this knowledge and improve your practical skills. This qualification is nationally recognised, providing you with future job opportunities to gain employment in the education sector. A key focus of this course is on supporting students with special needs, including those with Autism Spectrum Disorder. In addition you will develop an awareness of diversity in the education sector and wider community and understand the need to promote cultural safety. You will gain the knolwedge and skills in the following areas:

  • Contributing to and implementing behaviour management plans
  • Understanding and applying legal and ethical requirements
  • Contributing to and implementing documented education plans for students with additional needs
  • Identifying and responding to children and young people at risk
  • Working effectively with students with a diverse range of additional needs, and
  • Participating in workplace health & safety.
Workplacement
A Work Placement must be undertaken as part of this course.
Online
A proportion of this course is available ONLINE.
VET Student Loans : This course IS NOT ELIGIBLE for a VET Student Loan.
Education Support @NORTHAM : Our Northam Campus offers a unique and flexible approach to the delivery of this course. Find out more about the structure and requirements for study with our Pre Enrolment Information booklet.
Please note that our Geraldton Campus does not offer a Semester 2 intake for this qualification. Enrolments for Semester 2 are available at our Carnarvon Campus.

Course description

Course Details
Training Package Version : Release 3

Would you like to work in a school environment?
In this qualification you will gain the knowledge required to support students and assist teacher's education programs with a focus on supporting students with additional needs, learning disabilities and/or challenging behaviours. You will have the opportunity to undertake a wide variety of tasks in the classroom and school setting to contextualise this knowledge and improve your practical skills. This qualification is nationally recognised, providing you with future job opportunities to gain employment in the education sector. A key focus of this course is on supporting students with special needs, including those with Autism Spectrum Disorder. In addition you will develop an awareness of diversity in the education sector and wider community and understand the need to promote cultural safety. You will gain the knolwedge and skills in the following areas:

  • Contributing to and implementing behaviour management plans
  • Understanding and applying legal and ethical requirements
  • Contributing to and implementing documented education plans for students with additional needs
  • Identifying and responding to children and young people at risk
  • Working effectively with students with a diverse range of additional needs, and
  • Participating in workplace health & safety.
Workplacement
A Work Placement must be undertaken as part of this course.
Online
A proportion of this course is available ONLINE.
VET Student Loans : This course IS NOT ELIGIBLE for a VET Student Loan.
Education Support @NORTHAM : Our Northam Campus offers a unique and flexible approach to the delivery of this course. Find out more about the structure and requirements for study with our Pre Enrolment Information booklet.
Please note that our Geraldton Campus does not offer a Semester 2 intake for this qualification. Enrolments for Semester 2 are available at our Carnarvon Campus.

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Private
Foundation Education Pty Ltd

The Certificate IV in Education Support will give you the skills required to support the behaviour of children and young people, supervise students outside the classroom, apply a range of principles and processes to facilitate student learning and comply with legislative, policy and industrial requirements in the education environment. You also gain skills and knowledge in providing support to students who face a range of challenges that may limit their participation in outcomes from the curriculum.

Delivery Information: Online, combined with 100 hours of work placement available

Course description

The Certificate IV in Education Support will give you the skills required to support the behaviour of children and young people, supervise students outside the classroom, apply a range of principles and processes to facilitate student learning and comply with legislative, policy and industrial requirements in the education environment. You also gain skills and knowledge in providing support to students who face a range of challenges that may limit their participation in outcomes from the curriculum.

Delivery Information: Online, combined with 100 hours of work placement available

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Private
Fremantle Education Centre (FEC)

Equity for People from a Cultural and Linguistically Diverse Background

This course is aimed at individuals from a CALD background who would like to work as an Education Worker with children who have special needs. There is a practical component where you will be assisted in finding the placement to gain experience. We also provide LNN support, resume writing workshop, Travel assistance and other support services.

Delivery location: Mandurah - BILLY DOWER YOUTH CENTRE, Dower Street, Mandurah WA 6210

Course description

Equity for People from a Cultural and Linguistically Diverse Background

This course is aimed at individuals from a CALD background who would like to work as an Education Worker with children who have special needs. There is a practical component where you will be assisted in finding the placement to gain experience. We also provide LNN support, resume writing workshop, Travel assistance and other support services.

Delivery location: Mandurah - BILLY DOWER YOUTH CENTRE, Dower Street, Mandurah WA 6210

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Public
North Metropolitan TAFE

Do you have a passion for working with children and supporting their individual needs?

Want a career that fits in with your family life?

Training to be an Education Assistant is the course for you.

The Certificate IV in Education Support will provide you with the practical skills and knowledge to assist the teaching staff in schools and provide care, instruction and supervision in kindergarten, pre-primary, primary and secondary school. You will learn how to implement planned education programs, assist students in their learning and development, contribute to the safety and health of students and support students with additional needs and disabilities. You will also learn how to work with children and young people at risk of harm, work effectively with culturally diverse students, families and co-workers.

As part of this qualification you will undertake a supervised work placement where you will be able to apply the skills and knowledge you have learned in a classroom setting.

Certificate IV in Education Support students are required to obtain a Working with Children Check, a Department of Education Police Clearance and medical clearance before attending work placement. Under 18 students will be required to obtain a Confidential Statutory Declaration and a medical clearance.

Course description

Do you have a passion for working with children and supporting their individual needs?

Want a career that fits in with your family life?

Training to be an Education Assistant is the course for you.

The Certificate IV in Education Support will provide you with the practical skills and knowledge to assist the teaching staff in schools and provide care, instruction and supervision in kindergarten, pre-primary, primary and secondary school. You will learn how to implement planned education programs, assist students in their learning and development, contribute to the safety and health of students and support students with additional needs and disabilities. You will also learn how to work with children and young people at risk of harm, work effectively with culturally diverse students, families and co-workers.

As part of this qualification you will undertake a supervised work placement where you will be able to apply the skills and knowledge you have learned in a classroom setting.

Certificate IV in Education Support students are required to obtain a Working with Children Check, a Department of Education Police Clearance and medical clearance before attending work placement. Under 18 students will be required to obtain a Confidential Statutory Declaration and a medical clearance.

Campus locations

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Public
North Regional TAFE

This qualification reflects the role of workers in a range of education settings, including public and independent schools and community education settings, who provide assistance and support to teachers and students under broad-based supervision. Some job roles may require tasks to be performed with a moderate level of autonomy and/or the provision of supervision/leadership to other staff/volunteers. No licensing, legislative or certification requirements apply to this qualification at the time of publication.

Course description

This qualification reflects the role of workers in a range of education settings, including public and independent schools and community education settings, who provide assistance and support to teachers and students under broad-based supervision. Some job roles may require tasks to be performed with a moderate level of autonomy and/or the provision of supervision/leadership to other staff/volunteers. No licensing, legislative or certification requirements apply to this qualification at the time of publication.

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Public
South Metropolitan TAFE

Do you want a career supporting the future?

When you complete the Certificate IV in Education Support you'll be on your way to a career as an education assistant, Aboriginal and Islander education officer, or special needs education assistant.

You will gain the knowledge and skills to work effectively in the education sector, managing challenging behaviours, supporting the development of literacy and numeracy, understanding legal, policy and administrative requirements, supporting and understanding students with disabilities and additional needs, first aid, working with cultural diversity, and workplace health and safety.

For online study, this is not a fully online course as students are required to do a work placement at a school in SMTAFE"s vicinity so the lecturer can visit.

Course description

Do you want a career supporting the future?

When you complete the Certificate IV in Education Support you'll be on your way to a career as an education assistant, Aboriginal and Islander education officer, or special needs education assistant.

You will gain the knowledge and skills to work effectively in the education sector, managing challenging behaviours, supporting the development of literacy and numeracy, understanding legal, policy and administrative requirements, supporting and understanding students with disabilities and additional needs, first aid, working with cultural diversity, and workplace health and safety.

For online study, this is not a fully online course as students are required to do a work placement at a school in SMTAFE"s vicinity so the lecturer can visit.

Campus locations

Course page link
Public
South Regional TAFE

This qualification reflects the role of workers in a range of education settings, including public and independent schools and community education settings, who provide assistance and support to teachers and students under broad-based supervision. Some job roles may require tasks to be performed with a moderate level of autonomy and/or the provision of supervision/leadership to other staff/volunteers. No licensing, legislative or certification requirements apply to this qualification at the time of publication.

Please note that all delivery modes may not be available at all campuses, please check with individual campuses on modes of study. Flexible study is available to be commenced all year round.

This course is Competitive at selected campuses and further Entrance Requirements may apply.

Not all study modes are offered at all campuses. Please check with your local campus for study modes and elective units offered.

Course description

This qualification reflects the role of workers in a range of education settings, including public and independent schools and community education settings, who provide assistance and support to teachers and students under broad-based supervision. Some job roles may require tasks to be performed with a moderate level of autonomy and/or the provision of supervision/leadership to other staff/volunteers. No licensing, legislative or certification requirements apply to this qualification at the time of publication.

Please note that all delivery modes may not be available at all campuses, please check with individual campuses on modes of study. Flexible study is available to be commenced all year round.

This course is Competitive at selected campuses and further Entrance Requirements may apply.

Not all study modes are offered at all campuses. Please check with your local campus for study modes and elective units offered.

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Private
The University of Notre Dame Australia

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