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CERTIFICATE IV IN EDUCATION SUPPORT

National ID: CHC40213 | State ID: J590

 

Do you want a career supporting the future?

When you complete the Certificate IV in Education Support you'll be on your way to a career as an education assistant, Aboriginal and Islander education officer, or special needs education assistant.

You will gain the knowledge and skills to work effectively in the education sector, managing challenging behaviours, supporting the development of literacy and numeracy, understanding legal, policy and administrative requirements, supporting and understanding students with disabilities and additional needs, first aid, working with cultural diversity, and workplace health and safety.

Your qualification prepares you for roles such as:

When you complete the Certificate IV in Education Support you'll be on your way to a career as an education assistant, Aboriginal and Islander education officer, or special needs education assistant.

For information about jobs and pathways, please see
http://joboutlook.gov.au/

Further study opportunities:

Diploma of Early Childhood Education and Care

Course overview

Course details

Course Overview

Where Armadale
Beaconsfield
Peel
Rockingham
Duration One semester full-time
How By Correspondence
Full Time (On Campus)
Part Time
When Available Semester 2, 2017

When you complete the Certificate IV in Education Support you'll be on your way to a career as an education assistant, Aboriginal and Islander education officer, or special needs education assistant.

For information about jobs and pathways, please see
http://joboutlook.gov.au/

Further study opportunities:

Diploma of Early Childhood Education and Care

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

These fees are estimates only for students enrolling in government funded courses on a full time basis.

The indicative fees for a course may differ between training providers due to the units they have included in the course outline. These differences generally result from adapting courses to meet local industry needs. The actual cost of a course will also vary if different electives are chosen by the student.

Nominal hours are not hours of training or instruction. They are used to determine course fees and subsidy levels to reflect the cost to deliver quality training.

Other charges may apply.

Indicative Tuition Fees in 2017

VET Student Loans 

Students in an eligible diploma qualifications and above may be assisted through a loan under the Commonwealth Government's VET Student Loan scheme. For more information on entrance requirements and eligible course list please see www.education.gov.au/vet-student-loans 

For information on VET Student Loans at South Metropolitan TAFE please visit the Student Loans page.

International students

Fees, charges, available locations, applications, and enrolment procedures for international students are different to those applicable to local students.

International students can only study full-time.

For information on international student fees and application, please follow this link to the  TAFE International WA website 

1 Core Units

Unit Title National ID Unit of Study
Reflect on and improve own professional practice CHCPRP003 AVB48
Comply with legislative, policy and industrial requirements in the education environment CHCEDS001 WG770
Work with diverse people CHCDIV001 AVC09
Identify and respond to children and young people at risk CHCPRT001 WG802
Support behaviour of children and young people CHCECE006 WG750
Use educational strategies to support Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander education CHCEDS024 WG793
Promote Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander cultural safety CHCDIV002 AVC08
Support learning and implementation of responsible behaviour CHCEDS032 WG801
Work with students in need of additional support CHCEDS022 WG791
Participate in workplace health and safety HLTWHS001 WG738
Facilitate learning for students with disabilities CHCEDS025 WG794
Assist in facilitation of student learning CHCEDS021 WG790

2 Elective Units

Unit Title National ID Unit of Study
Provide support to students with autism spectrum disorder CHCEDS031 WG800
Supervise students outside the classroom CHCEDS023 WG792
Support students' literacy learning CHCEDS020 WG789
Provide first aid HLTAID003 WG732
Support students' mathematics learning CHCEDS019 WG788
  • This course uses TAFE Admissions, to study full-time in Semester Two 2017, apply through tasonline.tafe.wa.edu.au/ on or after May 1st, 2017 and before June 12th, 2017.
  • Online courses normally have enrolments available ongoing at any time, for help enrolling or for more information
    call: 1800 001 001 or email: info@smtafe.wa.edu.au
  • For apprenticeships and traineeships (where available), you must be employed in a training contract by an appropriate organisation to study.
  • For international students (where available), contact
    www.tafeinternational.wa.edu.au.
  • For all other courses, or if you need help or have questions please call us on
    1800 001 001 or email us at info@smtafe.wa.edu.au

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

Entrance Requirements

School Leaver Non-School Leaver AQF
C Grades in Year 11 WACE General English, and OLNA or NAPLAN 9 Band 8 C Grades in Year 11 English and Maths or equivalent Certificate II or Certificate III

South Metropolitan TAFE maintains strong relationships with a number of universities. On completion of diploma and advanced diploma courses, students may be eligible for credit towards a bachelor degree at one of our university partners. For details of our university pathway options, visit our Uni Pathways page.

Please note: Different university entrance arrangements may apply to international students. For further details please contact the individual Universities directly.

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