Teaching Assistant Basics


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What is the Teaching Assistant Basics online course?

Get to grips with some of the basic concepts that are required to become a successful Teaching Assistant, and make every day a positive school day for the kids you will support in class. Every child deserves to flourish, and a positive school environment, with Teachers and Teaching Assistants that support, guide and care, can help a child to reach their full potential.

Available delivery methods for this course




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Key features of the course

  • Delivery Method: Online
  • Assessment Included
  • Course Access: 12 months
  • CACHE Endorsed
  • CPD Certified
  • Study anytime, anywhere
Teaching Assistant Basics

Learn some of the basic concepts that are required to become a successful Teaching Assistant with the help of this expertly designed Teaching Assistant Basics course.

Package includes

If bought separately
  • Level 2 Teaching Assistant – (CPD Certified)

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    £120 £96
  • An Enabling Learning Environment

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    £85 £68
  • Cultural Awareness - Online Course

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    £85 £68

Is the Teaching Assistant Basics online course right for me?

As a basic package for budding Teaching Assistants, this course would be ideal for you if you wish to continue your journey towards being a professional Teaching Assistant. It would also be suitable for Keyworkers already working within an Early Years or school setting, who wish to advance towards becoming a Teaching Assistant.

How will the Teaching Assistant Basics online course advance my career?

The Teaching Assistant Basics course offers the skills, knowledge and certifications to help you build a career as a Teaching Assistant. With the help of a Teaching Assistant, a classroom can run like clockwork, and if you have a desire to work with children, you can be that all-important cog.

Why study the Teaching Assistant Basics online course with e-Careers?

  • Create a solid foundation to build your dreams of being a Teaching Assistant
  • CACHE Endorsed Certification is available upon completion of all courses within the package, certification fee is included.
  • Study whenever and wherever you like, and maintain a healthy life balance, thanks to our online courseware.
  • No deadlines to adhere to and no pressure – courseware is available 24/7, 365 days a year, and fully compatible with a range of devices and across multiple platforms and browsers.
  • Accessible for a full 12 months, giving you plenty of time to complete all aspects of the package.
  • Technical support is available should you need help using the courseware.

What modules does the Teaching Assistant Basics online course include?

  • CACHE Endorsed – An Enabling Learning Environment
  • CACHE Endorsed – Cultural Awareness
  • Level 2 Teaching Assistant (CPD Certified)

What does the Teaching Assistant Basics online course cover?

  • Gain valuable information on what it takes to be an effective teaching assistant, with the in-depth CPD-certified Level 3 Teaching Assistant course. Learn all about how to best provide support and guidance for every child you work with, and get to grips with every aspect of the job, from the national curriculum to the legal responsibilities and policies of a school and its staff.
  • Recognise the importance of promoting independence and individuality, as well as what is required of a learning space if it is going to be a rich learning environment. With the ‘An Enabling Learning Environment’ module, you will learn how to create stimulating environments by introducing exciting activities and outdoor learning opportunities.
  • Appreciate the need for cultural awareness, to support diversity, equality and inclusion. Understand that everyone is different, and learn how to apply the concept that there is ‘no best culture, only different ones’ to your working environment.

Note: Certificates must be applied within 3 months of course completion.

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