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Why Choose ATP?
Looking for RPL?
Are you currently working in a school as a Teacher's Assistant or Education Support Worker?
Contact us on (08) 9330 3881
to find out how you can get your qualifications 'on-the-job'
Train to gain
Certificate III in Education Support (CHC30213) - previously known as Teachers Assistant
This qualification covers workers in a range of education settings including public and independent schools and community education settings that provide assistance and support to teachers and students under broad based supervision.
Some jurisdictions may require specialist skill development and supervision by qualified teachers to address specific job roles.
Occupational titles may include:
The Certificate III in Education Support (CHC30213) is also known as the teacher aide, integration aide or teacher assistant courses and is extremely popular for anyone who would like to secure employment within the education sector. It is ideal for anyone who would like to start a new career whilst at the same time is also extremely affordable and flexible.
Opportunity to obtain employment while training through work experience - Lots of relief work available - Opportunity to start your own business as a tutor!
Students completing the qualification via correspondence receive a workbook comprising 17 easy to manage units allowing completion of the qualification with self-paced workbooks.
Depending on your state's current legislation, you will need to have a current “Working with Children Check” and/or Police Clearance prior to any work placement - this is now a legal requirement for anyone working with children in most states.
You should check with the Department of Education in your state to clarify the exact requirements.
100 hours of practical placement are required as part of this qualification. The supervised practice also provides other benefits to the learner such as establishing a relationship with a potential employer.
ATP offers additional courses to further your education in this area. On completion of Certificate III in Education Support students can articulate to Certificate IV in Education Support where Australian Training Professionals offers Special Needs units. Completing the Certificate IV in Education Support will also increase opportunities to work with special needs children or to obtain employment in a special needs school.
Units of Competency
Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL) Competency
For your convenience, this qualification is available by correspondence or via RPL for teacher's assistants already working in the field.
Australian Training Professionals are the experts in delivering this qualification, having gained extensive experience and a reputation for professionalism and quality.
The Units of Competency are listed for each qualification on our website and in our information pack. If you have successfully completed any units from the qualifications at another Registered Training Organisation (RTO), we will recognise this study as partial completion of the qualifications.
Recognition of Current Competencies (RCC)
We also offer an RCC process that ensures you are not required to complete structured training for competencies that have already been achieved, and that you gain appropriate recognition for the competencies you have already acquired.
If you have previously completed courses or units of competency in this field that you believe may be relevant to this qualification, contact us on (08) 9330 3881 to discuss it further.
It is a strongly recommended for students to complete and hold a current First Aid Certificate
ATP delivers its courses and qualifications in partnership with an RTO.
To register for further information please call ATP on (08) 9330 3881 today.
ATP offers many other courses, check our Course Information page for other study options.