CHC40221 Cert IV in School Based Education Support

This nationally recognised qualification covers workers in a range of education and school settings who provide assistance and support to teachers to facilitate students’ learning under broad based supervision.

To gain entry in Certificate IV in School Based Education Support the trainees require:

To be employed or in a volunteer capacity at least one day per week in directly supervised learning support roles as an education worker, home/volunteer tutor or similar role to indicate likely success at this level of qualification
Successful completion of a qualification at Certificate III level or higher in Education Support is preferable.

Valuable general knowledge on the role of an education support worker is given through the 12 compulsory units offered. Units related to specific interests/areas of employment can be chosen from the electives listed.

Is this course for you?
Are you employed as a teacher aide, tutor or support worker in an education setting?
The qualification is for a wide range of workers including:

  • Teacher Aide/Education Assistants/Support Workers including working with special needs
  • Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander education workers
  • Indigenous language and culture teaching assistants
  • Language and/or Literacy workers
  • Home tutors

On completion you will have a greater understanding of:

  • Working with diversity in the education environment
  • Supporting behaviour of children and young people
  • Using high level communication skills in the education workplace
  • Identifying and responding to children and young people at risk
  • Have the competence to perform job roles that may require a moderate level of autonomy and/or the provision of supervision/leadership to other staff.

Course Delivery
This course is delivered online.

Administration fee – $250
Course fee – $3,000 with 4 quarterly payments over the delivery of the course.

The course fee may be reduced depending on previously completed courses.

Course Intakes
Please inquire to find out more information regarding intakes.

Units of Competency
The 13 core units and 4 electives must be completed in order to finish the course.

For more information contact RTO Registrar on (08) 8920 3518