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Certificate IV in Education Support

National ID: CHC40213 | State ID: J590

 

Course Details
Training Package Version : Release 3

Would you like to work in a school environment?
In this qualification you will gain the knowledge required to support students and assist teacher's education programs with a focus on supporting students with additional needs, learning disabilities and/or challenging behaviours.  You will have the opportunity to undertake a wide variety of tasks in the classroom and school setting to contextualise 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.  A key focus of this course is on supporting students with special needs, including those with Autism Spectrum Disorder.  In addition you will develop an awareness of diversity in the education sector and wider community and understand the need to promote cultural safety.   You will gain the knolwedge and skills in the following areas:

  • Contributing to and implementing behaviour management plans
  • Understanding and applying legal and ethical requirements
  • Contributing to and implementing documented education plans for students with additional needs
  • Identifying and responding to children and young people at risk
  • Working effectively with students with a diverse range of additional needs, and
  • Participating in workplace health & safety.
Workplacement
A Work Placement must be undertaken as part of this course.  
Online
A proportion of this course is available ONLINE.
VET Student Loans : 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 for Semester 2 are available at our Carnarvon Campus.

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/Islander Education Officer
Homeland Teaching Assistant

Further study opportunities:

Diploma of Education Support

Delivery location, important dates and study options

Overview

Fees and charges

Units

How to apply

Important information

Overview

Course Overview

Where Carnarvon
Geraldton
Kalgoorlie
Merredin
Moora
Northam
Duration

1- 2 years pending your study pace.

HowFace To Face (Subject To Quota)
Flexible Delivery
On The Job
Online Learning (Some Units)
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 facilitation of student learningCHCEDS021WG790
Comply with legislative, policy and industrial requirements in the education environmentCHCEDS001WG770
Facilitate learning for students with disabilitiesCHCEDS025WG794
Identify and respond to children and young people at riskCHCPRT001WG802
Participate in workplace health and safetyHLTWHS001WG738
Promote Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander cultural safetyCHCDIV002AVC08
Reflect on and improve own professional practiceCHCPRP003AVB48
Support behaviour of children and young peopleCHCECE006WG750
Support learning and implementation of responsible behaviourCHCEDS032WG801
Use educational strategies to support Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander educationCHCEDS024WG793
Work with diverse peopleCHCDIV001AVC09
Work with students in need of additional supportCHCEDS022WG791
2 Elective Units
Unit Title National ID Unit of Study
Assist in production of language resourcesCHCEDS028WG797
Provide support to students with autism spectrum disorderCHCEDS031WG800
Supervise students outside the classroomCHCEDS023WG792
Support students' literacy learningCHCEDS020WG789
Support students' mathematics learningCHCEDS019WG788
How to apply
Important information
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Course enquiry

Please note: This form is only for course enquiries. If you would like to apply or require further application information, please visit our Apply and Enrol page.

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Course Overview

Where Carnarvon
Geraldton
Kalgoorlie
Merredin
Moora
Northam
Duration

1- 2 years pending your study pace.

HowFace To Face (Subject To Quota)
Flexible Delivery
On The Job
Online Learning (Some Units)
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/Islander Education Officer
Homeland Teaching Assistant

Further study opportunities:

Diploma of 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 facilitation of student learningCHCEDS021WG790
Comply with legislative, policy and industrial requirements in the education environmentCHCEDS001WG770
Facilitate learning for students with disabilitiesCHCEDS025WG794
Identify and respond to children and young people at riskCHCPRT001WG802
Participate in workplace health and safetyHLTWHS001WG738
Promote Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander cultural safetyCHCDIV002AVC08
Reflect on and improve own professional practiceCHCPRP003AVB48
Support behaviour of children and young peopleCHCECE006WG750
Support learning and implementation of responsible behaviourCHCEDS032WG801
Use educational strategies to support Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander educationCHCEDS024WG793
Work with diverse peopleCHCDIV001AVC09
Work with students in need of additional supportCHCEDS022WG791
2 Elective Units
Unit Title National ID Unit of Study
Assist in production of language resourcesCHCEDS028WG797
Provide support to students with autism spectrum disorderCHCEDS031WG800
Supervise students outside the classroomCHCEDS023WG792
Support students' literacy learningCHCEDS020WG789
Support students' mathematics learningCHCEDS019WG788
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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
C Grades in Year 11 WACE General English, and OLNA or NAPLAN 9 Band 8C Grades in Year 11 English and Maths or equivalentCertificate II or Certificate III

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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
C Grades in Year 11 WACE General English, and OLNA or NAPLAN 9 Band 8C Grades in Year 11 English and Maths or equivalentCertificate II or Certificate III

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 C Grades in Year 11 WACE General English, and OLNA or NAPLAN 9 Band 8C Grades in Year 11 English and Maths or equivalentCertificate II or Certificate III

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