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Certificate IV in Education Support

National ID: CHC40213 | State ID: J590

 

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.

 

Your qualification prepares you for roles such as:

Further study opportunities:

Successful completion of this qualification prepares you for roles such as: Education Assistant/Teacher Assistant, Education Assistant (Special Needs), Aboriginal/Islander Education Officer, or Homeland Teaching Assistant.

 

Further Study Option(s)

Diploma of Education Support, Diploma of Early Childhood Education and Care

Course overview

Location Duration Competitive Selection criteria Additional requirements
Location Duration Competitive Selection criteria Additional requirements
Location Duration Competitive Selection criteria Additional requirements
Location Duration Competitive Selection criteria Additional requirements
Location Duration Competitive Selection criteria Additional requirements

South Metro Tafe
Armadale
One semester
Y
Y

South Metro Tafe
Mandurah
One semester
Y
Y

South Metro Tafe
Murdoch
One semester
Y
Y

South Metro Tafe
Rockingham
One semester
Y
Y

North Metro Tafe
Joondalup (Kendrew Crescent)
One semester
N
N

North Metro Tafe
Leederville
One semester
N
N

North Metro Tafe
Midland
One semester
N
N

South Regional Tafe
Albany
One semester
Y
Y

South Regional Tafe
Bunbury
One semester
Y
Y

South Regional Tafe

Busselton
One semester
N
N

South Regional Tafe

Collie
One semester
N
N

 

South Regional Tafe

Harvey
One semester
Y
Y

South Regional Tafe
Manjimup
Two semesters
N
N

South Regional Tafe
Narrogin
Two semesters
N
N

Entrance requirements

Successful completion of this qualification provides you with the opportunity to become a teachers assistant working with students in mainstream classrooms and students with additional needs.

Further study opportunities:

Successful completion of this qualification prepares you for roles such as: Education Assistant/Teacher Assistant, Education Assistant (Special Needs), Aboriginal/Islander Education Officer, or Homeland Teaching Assistant.

 

Further Study Option(s)

Diploma of Education Support, Diploma of Early Childhood Education and Care

Please contact the college to receive an indicative price for this course.

VET Student Loans

VET Student Loans is the new program that replaces the current VET FEE HELP scheme.

Eligible students will be entitled to apply for a VET Student Loan. Comprehensive information on VET Student Loans can be found on the Australian Government website education.gov.au/vet-student-loans

International students

Fees, charges, available locations, applications, and enrolment procedures for international students are different to those applicable to local students.

International students can only study full-time.

For information on international student fees and application, please follow this link to the TAFE International WA website www.tafeinternational.wa.edu.au

Entrance Requirements

School Leaver Non-School Leaver AQF
C Grades in Year 11 WACE General English, and OLNA or NAPLAN 9 Band 8 C Grades in Year 11 English and Maths or equivalent Certificate II or Certificate III

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