Certificate III + Certificate IV
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This course meets the Nationally Recognised Training standards. It is listed on the Australian government's National Register for Vocational Education and Training (VET). Studying this course leads to a qualification that's recognised throughout Australia, and lets employers know that you have the right skills for the job.
If you've always wanted a teaching career, this CHC30213 Certificate III in Education Support and CHC40213 Certificate IV in Education Support dual qualification from Foundation Education is a great way to get you started in this rewarding field.
You will become fully qualified to start working as a Teacher Aide, Education Assistant or Education Officer by learning how to deliver planned education programs and support development of literacy, numeracy and oral expression skills, as well as how ensure effective functioning of classrooms and how to apply a range of principles and processes to facilitate effective learning.
You may also choose to work as a Special Needs Teacher Aide as this course will equip you with the necessary skills required to support students with different developmental issues, and the knowledge needed to guide responsible behaviour of children and young people in a safe and supportive environment.
There are no formal educational entry requirements for this course - anyone can start.
You will need to be at least 16 years old. If you are under 18 your enrolment form will need to be signed by a parent or guardian.
You will need to be a permanent Australian citizen or equivalent.
As this is an online course you will also need a reliable computer or laptop and an internet connection.
Students must apply for their Working with Children check at course commencement. For mandatory work placement (100 hours), students must have access to an education environment AND a qualified teacher who is employed at the school. Education environments may include:
Where required, we will assist you in organising a work placement location of your choosing.
While completing the CHC30213 Certificate III in Education Support and CHC40213 Certificate IV in Education Support double qualification from Foundation Education, you may study the following units:
*This course contains units, HLTAID003 Provide first aid and HLTAID001 Perform cardiopulmonary resuscitation, which must be completed through an external RTO. Foundation Education has an agreement in place with Red Cross Australia (RTOID 3605) which allows students to receive training for these units at a reduced price or you may source your own training provider. Please note that the cost of this external training is not included in any of your course fees. Upon completion, you will need to submit a copy of your first aid and CPR certificate for us to process a Credit Transfer against these units on your student record.
Foundation Education is one of the few Registered Training Organisations (RTO) in Australia who endeavour to deliver flexible online training solutions designed to fit our students’ lifestyle. Since 1999, we’ve been focused on providing excellence in Vocational Education and Training and building partnership networks that drives the quality of graduates across each industry, with our partner RTO, the Australian Institute of Personal Trainers (AIPT). With more than 30 nationally recognised certificate and diploma level courses on offer, the Foundation Education difference means:
Flexible Online Study – Courses that don’t require a practical placement are delivered 100% online so you can study whenever and wherever suits you. This also gives you the flexibility to choose your course length – whether that be the full term of your course or completing your study in as little as six months.
Dedicated Student Support – Our industry experienced Subject Advisors, Assessors and Support Officers will support you from enrolment through to graduation. You can use them as often or as little as you like either via email or the telephone.
Industry Relevant Courses – Course material is developed in consultation with industry experts to equip you with the job-ready skills and up-to-date knowledge required to support your career goals.
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Foundation Education provides a dedicated student support team throughout your studies. Whether it is access to experienced Subject Advisors, Assessors or general Support Officers, we will support you from enrolment right through to graduation. You can use our team as often or as little as you like either via email or the telephone at no extra cost.
Once completed, this nationally recognised CHC30213 Certificate III in Education Support and CHC40213 Certificate IV in Education Support double certificate will allow you to enter the field of teaching and commence working with children across many different educational organisations.
With the ability to assist teachers in teaching oral, literacy and numeracy skills, as well as how to manage a classroom and support students with disabilities, you can become a valuable asset for many educational facilities and enjoy a rewarding teaching career.
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