12 months including 100
This is a nationally
CHC30221 Certificate III in School Based Education Support is focused specifically on the foundation skills needed in the classroom, this course is designed for those looking for work as a teacher aide.
This qualification reflects the role of staff who provide assistance and support to teachers and students under broad-based supervision in a range of education settings, including public and independent schools and community education.
CHC30221 Certificate III in School Based Education Support is for aspiring teacher aids and existing educational support staff who want to obtain a formal qualification through RPL and gap training.
When you finish this course, you’ll be able to:
Check each course option below as not all delivery options apply.
1. Live Class
i) Group workshop with a trainer to support and guide you through activities. Ask us for scheduled course dates at locations convenient to you.
ii) We can also come to your workplace and deliver a customised program to meet your workplace needs (Minimum numbers apply. Contact us to discuss your particular needs).
2. Blended Learning
This is a flexible and efficient way to complete your qualification. It may include live classes, online study, self-paced activities and webinars.
The entire course is offered electronically through our Learning Management System.
4. Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL)
Recognition of Prior Learning is the process that is used to recognise the skills and knowledge you have acquired through personal and work experience - the "University of Life". The evidence you provide is matched to a complete qualification where possible or alternatively, to part of a qualification. A successful RPL application means that you could receive certification without further study or may be able to fast track through a qualification. Please contact us to organise an individual assessment of your current knowledge and skills.
This course is designed for people who are, or wish to become a Teacher Aide or Educational Support Assistant.
You have 12 months from course commencement to complete this qualification.
To complete this qualification, you must demonstrate competency in a total of 17 units. Many units are clustered for streamlined delivery and assessment, including via RPL.
|Units of Competency||Core/Elective/Group|
|CHCDIV001 Work with diverse people||Core|
|CHCEDS033 Meet legal and ethical obligations in an education support environment||Core|
|CHCEDS034 Contribute to the planning and implementation of educational programs||Core|
|CHCEDS035 Contribute to student education in all developmental domains||Core|
|CHCEDS036 Support the development of literacy and oral language skills||Core|
|CHCEDS037 Support the development of numeracy skills||Core|
|CHCEDS057 Support students with additional needs in the classroom||Core|
|CHCEDS059 Contribute to the health, safety and wellbeing of students||Core|
|CHCEDS060 Work effectively with students and colleagues||Core|
|CHCEDS061 Support responsible student behaviour||Core|
|HLTWHS001 Participate in workplace health and safety||Elective|
|CHCPRT001 Identify and respond to children and young people at risk||Elective|
|CHCEDS040 Search and access online information||Elective|
|CHCEDS041 Set up and sustain learning areas||Elective|
|HLTAID011 Provide first aid||Elective|
Your learning resources will include:
You will also be able to access our “Homework Club” tutorials and individual support calls.
During your studies, you will need access to the following:
Assessment is a combination of:
If you successfully complete this qualification you could continue your studies in higher level adult education qualifications within the VET or university sectors.