Certificate IV in Education Support
Teacher Aide qualifications (also recognised as Education Support courses) provide students with the knowledge and practical experience to be able to support the education of children in a school setting. Teacher Aide’s help support the classroom teacher and aide learning programs, , help with different projects and provide direct assistant to specific students.
Check to see whether you are eligible for Austudy whilst completing this teacher aide course with ACTAC.
This Certificate IV in Education Support is the leading qualification for students wanting to enter professional employment as a teacher aide in a school environment.
Key Learning Outcomes and Skills
This Certificate IV in Education Support, teacher aide course, is nationally recognised.
Our trainers are not only adult educators but they are also qualified teachers registered as primary school teachers, currently registered across Australia. Our trainers will not only guide you on the theoretical knowledge required to obtain this qualification but they will also give you guidance students need to successfully enter the profession by understanding what schools and teachers are looking for in a teacher aide.
|CHCEDS007||Work effectively with students and colleagues|
|CHCECE006||Support behaviour of children and young people|
|CHCEDS001||Comply with legislative, policy and industrial requirements in the education environment|
|CHCPRT001*||Identify and respond to children and young people at risk|
|CHCEDS017||Contribute to the health and safety of children|
|HLTWHS001||Participate in workplace health and safety|
|CHCEDS003||Contribute to student education in all developmental domains|
|CHCEDS002||Assist in implementation of planned education an programs|
|CHCEDS004||Contribute to organisation and management of classroom or centre|
|CHCEDS005||Support the development of literacy and oral language skills|
|CHCEDS006||Support the development of numeracy skills|
|CHCEDS018||Support students with additional needs in the classroom environment|
|CHCEDS023*||Supervise students outside the classroom|
|CHCDIV001||Work with diverse people|
|CHCDIV002||Promote Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander cultural safety|
|CHCPRP003*||Reflect on and improve own professional practice|
|HLTAID003*||Provide first aid
Please note that the HLTAID003 is not provided by us and must be completed with another provider at the students cost to complete the requirements for this qualification. Try St John Ambulance.
Students can gain employment as
Education Support worker
Teacher Aide (special needs)
In some circumstances you may be able to work as a home tutor
Online or Distance Study
We offer this Certificate IV Education Support, teaching assistant course online or via distance study. If students chose to study via distance instead of online we will post out hard copy workbooks to you for an additional costs of $99 to cover printing and postage of the 17 units.
Students are able to apply for Recognition of Prior Learning. We will provide students with a comprehensive questionnaire followed up by a formal interview to determine whether the required skill sets are met to qualify for RPL.
- Laptop and more tools available during the courses
- Online course content access
- SMS and Email notification
- Affordable course fee
- Dedicated Course Trainer