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Diploma in Teaching Assistant - Level 4

Diploma in Teaching Assistant - Level 4 is a course run by South London College, Dublin. It is a 'Online Learning' course with a duration of 70 Guided Learning Hours. Diploma in Teaching Assistant - Level 4 gives a Course Qualification of Diploma. For more information about Diploma in Teaching Assistant - Level 4 at South London College, please review the details below.

Diploma in Teaching Assistant – Level 4

This Diploma in Teaching Assistant – Level 4 will certify you as qualified teaching assistant, who can later progress onto a more senior role with knowledge and experience. This course is packed with intensive modules that will get you into terms with the latest techniques, methods and tools used in teaching. This teaching course will also make sure you and your students enjoy the teaching and learning process respectively, provided you have a recognised qualification at level 3 or above in a related disciple to get started with this course.

Our tutors will enlighten you on the day to day duties and activities of a teaching assistant, to help you perform your teaching role to an above the average standard. Since teaching mostly involve working with children, this program will also familiarise you with the growth and development of children and young people to help them during difficult phases and stages.

Chances are that you will encounter special needs kids or children with different disabilities during your teaching career. Therefore, this course has dedicated a few modules that will guide you on how to support these students throughout their learning process. This course will also walk you through how to communicate effectively with children, young people and their parents to promote a positive learning environment.

The course has been endorsed under the The Quality License Scheme  This means that Global Edulink* has undergone an external quality check to ensure that the organisation and the courses it offers, meet defined quality criteria. The completion of this course alone does not lead to a regulated qualification* but may be used as evidence of knowledge and skills gained. The Learner Unit Summary may be used as evidence towards Recognition of Prior Learning if you wish to progress your studies in this subject. To this end the learning outcomes of the course have been benchmarked at Level 4 against level descriptors published by Ofqual, to indicate the depth of study and level of demand/complexity involved in successful completion by the learner.

The course itself has been designed by Global Edulink* to meet specific learners’ and/or employers’ requirements which cannot be satisfied through current regulated qualifications. The Quality License Scheme endorsement involves robust and rigorous quality audits by external auditors to ensure quality is continually met. A review of courses is carried out as part of the endorsement process.

*South London College is an approved reselling partner for The Quality License Scheme  courses under Global Edulink

*Regulated qualification refers to those qualifications that are regulated by Ofqual / CCEA / Qualification Wales

Course Curriculum
1: Child And Young Individual Development
2: Wellbeing Of Children And Young People
3: Children And Young Individual’s Health And Safety
4: Personal Development In Health, Social Care Or Children’s And Young Individuals
5: Support Learning Activities
6: Children And Young Individual’s Positive Behaviour
7: Professional Relationships With Children, Young Individuals And Adults
8: Equality, Diversity And Inclusion In Work With Children And Young Individuals
9: Assessment For Learning
10: Communication And Professional Relationships With Children, Young Individuals And Adults
11: Working In Schools Environment

Who Is This Course Aimed at?

The course will expand on the abilities of support staff like teaching assistants and classroom assistants. They will contribute to learning activities while working alongside a classroom teacher. The course will offer many exciting opportunities that will give teaching assistants the confidence to work independently.

Access Duration

The course will be directly delivered to you, and you have 12 months access to the online learning platform from the date you joined the course. The course is self-paced and you can complete it in stages, revisiting the lectures at any time.

Method of Assessment

In order to complete the Level 4 Diploma in Teaching Assistant successfully, all students are required to complete a series of assignments. The completed assignments must be submitted via the online portal. Your instructor will review and evaluate your work and provide your feedback based on how well you have completed your assignments.


Option 1 – The Quality License Scheme Certification

Successful learners will receive an EndorsedThe Quality License Scheme Accredited Certificate issued by The Quality License Scheme  and a Learner Unit Summary (which lists the components the learner has completed as part of the course).

Certification Fee (Printed The Quality License Scheme Certificate) – £49


Option 2 – CPD Accredited Certificate

Learners who complete the course successful will receive a CPD Accredited Certificate.

Certification Fee (E Certificate/ PDF Copy) – £29

Certification Fee (Printed Certificate/ Hard Copy) – £39

Course Code: QLS-04862

Awarding body (Accreditation)

The Quality License Scheme have long-established reputations for providing high quality vocational qualifications across a wide range of industries. The Quality License Scheme  combine over 180 years of expertise combined with a responsive, flexible and innovative approach to the needs of our customers.

Renowned for excellent customer service, and quality standards, The Quality License Scheme  also offer regulated qualifications for all ages and abilities post-14; all are developed with the support of relevant stakeholders to ensure that they meet the needs and standards of employers across the UK.

Other benefits

Written and designed by the industry’s finest expert instructors with over 15 years of experience
Repeat and rewind all your lectures and enjoy a personalised learning experience
Unlimited 12 months access from anywhere, anytime
Save time and money on travel
Learn at your convenience and leisure
Eligible for a TOTUM discount card
Free Career Support Service
25% Discount on personal Statement and covering letter writing service
Free Access to Over 150 courses for 2 days (48 hours)
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Training ProviderSouth London College
Course LocationDublin
Course TypeOnline Learning
Course QualificationDiploma
Course Duration70 Guided Learning Hours
Course Fee10
Entry RequirementsIndividuals should have the relevant skills in literacy and numeracy Teaching assistants who have followed previous levels Anyone with a desire to work with children Anyone who wants to have a career in teaching
Carear PathTeaching Assistant – £12,201 per annum Teacher Assistant – £12,678 per annum Graduate Teaching Assistant – £14,415 per annum
Phone+44 203 884 3001
Course CodeQLS-04862
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35-37 Ludgate Hill, London, Dublin, United Kingdom. Eircode: EC4M 7JN

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