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Certificate III in Education Support

National ID: CHC30213 | State ID: J588

 

Course Details
Training Package Version : Release 3

Would you like to work in a school environment? Are you interested in supporting students to develop their literacy and numeracy skills? This may include supporting  students with additional needs.  In this qualification you will gain knowledge required to support students and assist teacher’s education programs. You will have the opportunity to undertake a wide variety of tasks in the classroom and school setting to contextualize 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.  It is aimed at workers who provide assistance and support to teachers and students in a range of educational settings.  These may include public, Catholic and independent schools and community education centres.  You will learn how to effectively communicate with students and colleagues, provide support to students in developing their literacy and numeracy skills and learn how to work collaboratively as part of an educational team. As part of this qualification you will undertake supervised work placement where you will be able to apply the skills and knowledge you have learned.  You will gain the following skills:

  • Improving literacy and numeracy in classrooms
  • Understanding and applying legal and ethical requirements
  • Integrating Information Communication Technology (ICT) across the curriculum
  • Implementing planned education programs for students with additional needs
  • Working effectively with culturally diverse students and staff, and
  • Contributing to the safety and health of students.
Workplacement
A Work Placement must be undertaken as part of this course.
VET Student Loan : 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 at Carnarvon Campus are open for Semester 2 intake.

Entrance Requirements

Study pathway

Job opportunities

Entrance Requirements
Study pathway
Job opportunities

Your qualification prepares you for roles such as:

Education Assistant/Teacher Assistant
Education Assistant (Special Needs
Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander Education Officer  (AIEO)

Further study opportunities:

Certificate IV in Education Support

Delivery location, important dates and study options

Overview

Fees and charges

Units

How to apply

Important information

Overview

Course Overview

Where Carnarvon
Exmouth
Geraldton
Kalgoorlie
Merredin
Moora
Northam
Duration

12 months pending your study pace.

HowContinuous Enrolment
Face To Face (Class Room)
Flexible Delivery
On The Job
Online Delivery
Online Learning (Some Units)
Part-Time
Recognition Of Prior Learning
WhenWas available Semester 1, 2017
Available Semester 2, 2017
Fees and charges

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

Find details of all course costs on our Fees page here.

At Central Regional TAFE, three types of fees may be charged:

  • Course fees - set by the State Government and are calculated on the category of enrolment.  Students studying a certificate course may be eligible for a concession. Concession students pay 30% of the course fees (not incidental, resource or other fees).
  • Resource fees - covers materials purchased by the TAFE which will be consumed or transformed by students in the course of instruction, such as workshop materials & workbooks.
  • Other fees - charged for goods and services that are provided by the TAFE such as security, name badges and IT infrastructure. 

In addition to these fees, students may need to purchase textbooks, uniforms and other course specific equipment.

Units

1 Core Units
Unit Title National ID Unit of Study
Assist in implementation of planned educational programsCHCEDS002WG771
Comply with legislative, policy and industrial requirements in the education environmentCHCEDS001WG770
Contribute to organisation and management of classroom or centreCHCEDS004WG773
Contribute to student education in all developmental domainsCHCEDS003WG772
Contribute to the health and safety of studentsCHCEDS017WG786
Promote Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander cultural safetyCHCDIV002AVC08
Support behaviour of children and young peopleCHCECE006WG750
Support students with additional needs in the classroom environmentCHCEDS018WG787
Support the development of literacy and oral language skillsCHCEDS005WG774
Support the development of numeracy skillsCHCEDS006WG775
Work effectively with students and colleaguesCHCEDS007WG776
Work with diverse peopleCHCDIV001AVC09
2 Elective Units
Unit Title National ID Unit of Study
Comply with school administrative requirementsCHCEDS008WG777
Identify and respond to children and young people at riskCHCPRT001WG802
Participate in workplace health and safetyHLTWHS001WG738
Support students with English as a second languageCHCEDS014WG783
How to apply
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Course Overview

Where Carnarvon
Exmouth
Geraldton
Kalgoorlie
Merredin
Moora
Northam
Duration

12 months pending your study pace.

HowContinuous Enrolment
Face To Face (Class Room)
Flexible Delivery
On The Job
Online Delivery
Online Learning (Some Units)
Part-Time
Recognition Of Prior Learning
WhenWas available Semester 1, 2017
Available Semester 2, 2017
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Education Assistant/Teacher Assistant
Education Assistant (Special Needs
Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander Education Officer  (AIEO)

Further study opportunities:

Certificate IV in Education Support

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

Find details of all course costs on our Fees page here.

At Central Regional TAFE, three types of fees may be charged:

  • Course fees - set by the State Government and are calculated on the category of enrolment.  Students studying a certificate course may be eligible for a concession. Concession students pay 30% of the course fees (not incidental, resource or other fees).
  • Resource fees - covers materials purchased by the TAFE which will be consumed or transformed by students in the course of instruction, such as workshop materials & workbooks.
  • Other fees - charged for goods and services that are provided by the TAFE such as security, name badges and IT infrastructure. 

In addition to these fees, students may need to purchase textbooks, uniforms and other course specific equipment.

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1 Core Units
Unit Title National ID Unit of Study
Assist in implementation of planned educational programsCHCEDS002WG771
Comply with legislative, policy and industrial requirements in the education environmentCHCEDS001WG770
Contribute to organisation and management of classroom or centreCHCEDS004WG773
Contribute to student education in all developmental domainsCHCEDS003WG772
Contribute to the health and safety of studentsCHCEDS017WG786
Promote Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander cultural safetyCHCDIV002AVC08
Support behaviour of children and young peopleCHCECE006WG750
Support students with additional needs in the classroom environmentCHCEDS018WG787
Support the development of literacy and oral language skillsCHCEDS005WG774
Support the development of numeracy skillsCHCEDS006WG775
Work effectively with students and colleaguesCHCEDS007WG776
Work with diverse peopleCHCDIV001AVC09
2 Elective Units
Unit Title National ID Unit of Study
Comply with school administrative requirementsCHCEDS008WG777
Identify and respond to children and young people at riskCHCPRT001WG802
Participate in workplace health and safetyHLTWHS001WG738
Support students with English as a second languageCHCEDS014WG783
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If this course uses TAFE Admissions, to study full-time in 2017 apply through tasonline.tafe.wa.edu.au.

Online and continuous or flexible learning enrolment courses normally have enrolments available ongoing at any time, for help enrolling or for more information:

Call: 1800 672 700 or email: info@crtafe.wa.edu.au

International students please contact www.tafeinternational.wa.edu.au.

For apprenticeships and traineeships, you must be employed in a training contract by an appropriate organisation to study.

For all other enquiries please call us on 1800 672 700 or email: info@crtafe.wa.edu.au.

Please note: All enrolling students will require a Unique Student Identifier number.

Recognition of Prior Learning validates your existing skills and knowledge. Find out more under Future Students to customise your learning pathways.

Disclaimer

Courses at Central Regional TAFE are delivered subject to resources and demand. For the latest information, check with the appropriate campus, as course availability may be subject to review and change.

Entrance Requirements

School Leaver Non-School Leaver AQF
OLNA or NAPLAN 9 Band 8C Grades in Year 10 English and Maths or equivalentCertificate I or Certificate II

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If you have completed a Diploma or Advanced Diploma qualification with Central Regional TAFE, you may be able to obtain credits towards a degree at Geraldton Universities Centre (GUC), Charles Sturt University, Central Queensland University and the University of Southern Queensland.

In addition to the arrangements in place with specific Universities, a Diploma or Advanced Diploma qualification from us will enable you to gain direct entry into related undergraduate degree courses in most Universities throughout Australia. You may also be eligible to gain credits with other Universities on a case-by-case basis.

 

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If this course uses TAFE Admissions, to study full-time in 2017 apply through tasonline.tafe.wa.edu.au.

Online and continuous or flexible learning enrolment courses normally have enrolments available ongoing at any time, for help enrolling or for more information:

Call: 1800 672 700 or email: info@crtafe.wa.edu.au

International students please contact www.tafeinternational.wa.edu.au.

For apprenticeships and traineeships, you must be employed in a training contract by an appropriate organisation to study.

For all other enquiries please call us on 1800 672 700 or email: info@crtafe.wa.edu.au.

Please note: All enrolling students will require a Unique Student Identifier number.

Recognition of Prior Learning validates your existing skills and knowledge. Find out more under Future Students to customise your learning pathways.

Disclaimer

Courses at Central Regional TAFE are delivered subject to resources and demand. For the latest information, check with the appropriate campus, as course availability may be subject to review and change.

Entrance Requirements

School Leaver Non-School Leaver AQF
OLNA or NAPLAN 9 Band 8C Grades in Year 10 English and Maths or equivalentCertificate I or Certificate II

If this course uses TAFE Admissions, to study full-time in 2017 apply through tasonline.tafe.wa.edu.au.

Online and continuous or flexible learning enrolment courses normally have enrolments available ongoing at any time, for help enrolling or for more information:

Call: 1800 672 700 or email: info@crtafe.wa.edu.au

International students please contact www.tafeinternational.wa.edu.au.

For apprenticeships and traineeships, you must be employed in a training contract by an appropriate organisation to study.

For all other enquiries please call us on 1800 672 700 or email: info@crtafe.wa.edu.au.

Please note: All enrolling students will require a Unique Student Identifier number.

Recognition of Prior Learning validates your existing skills and knowledge. Find out more under Future Students to customise your learning pathways.

Disclaimer

Courses at Central Regional TAFE are delivered subject to resources and demand. For the latest information, check with the appropriate campus, as course availability may be subject to review and change.

Entrance Requirements

School Leaver Non-School Leaver AQF OLNA or NAPLAN 9 Band 8C Grades in Year 10 English and Maths or equivalentCertificate I or Certificate II

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