CHC40213 Certificate IV in Education Support

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The CHC40213 Certificate IV in Education Support - teacher aide course is your passport to a new and exciting career. Structured for adult learners who want to get working sooner rather than later. This qualification covers topics such as disabilities, disorders, duty of care, positive support, active listening, motivation, developmental delays, and autism. After completing the CHC40213 Certificate IV in Education Support - teacher aide course you could be employed as a special needs assistant, education assistant, AIEO, integration aide, teacher assistant or education support worker. With interest free payment options, unlimited support and a high graduation rate - FTTA is the best place to start your new career. Enrol in the CHC40213 Certificate IV in Education Support - teacher assistant course today and get started.

Some of the benefits of enrolling with Fast Track Training Australia include:

  • Interest free payment plans
  • 30 day no-obligation period
  • 18 months to complete
  • Self-paced for busy people
  • Class based in some areas
  • Unlimited trainer support
  • Modern learning platform
  • Enrol at any time
  • High graduation rate
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Overview

CHC40213 Certificate IV in Education Support



Education Assistants – A guide




Units

Units of Competency

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CHCDIV001Work with diverse people
CHCDIV002Promote Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander cultural safety
CHCECE006Support behaviour of children and young people
CHCEDS001Comply with legislative, policy and industrial requirements in the education environment
CHCEDS021Assist in facilitation of student learning
CHCEDS022Work with students in need of additional support
CHCEDS024Use educational strategies to support Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander education
CHCEDS025Facilitate learning for students with disabilities
CHCEDS032Support learning and implementation of responsible behaviour
CHCPRP003Reflect on and improve own professional practice
CHCPRT001Identify and respond to children and young people at risk
HLTWHS001Participate in workplace health and safety
CHCEDS026Deliver elements of teaching and learning programs
CHCEDS020Support students' literacy learning
CHCEDS027Support flexible learning in an education environment
CHCEDS031Provide support to students with autism spectrum disorder
CHCEDS023Supervise students outside the classroom

Fast Track may change the units listed above to comply with regulatory or training package requirements or as part of the RTO’s continual improvement and industry consultation processes.

Topics

Some of the topics in this course include:


DiversityCommunicationOral language
Manual handlingDisabilitiesRegulations
Duty of carePPEPlay
EnvironmentsHand washingNumeracy
ConsequencesAutismWriting
IEPsInfection controlPositive support
Active listeningMotivationDevelopmental delays

Entry requirements

No qualifications or experience required.


Conduct play activities with children, cleaning tasks, care for children such as changing nappies.


Candidates will need access to a computer with an internet connection, basic desktop applications such as Microsoft Office or OpenOffice, a pdf reader, headphones or speakers. Some courses may require additional technologies.


Candidates will need basic computer skills to write simple documents, watch lectures and other such tasks.


Candidates will need basic numeracy skills to count, add and subtract.


Candidates will need suitable language skills in order to work with a range of people from different backgrounds, complete short answer questions on basic topics relevant to the course, create documents and read simple text such as incident reports.


The calendar year in which the candidate turns 16.


Candidates will need to obtain clearances as part of this course such as police checks and/or WWCC.


Australian Citizens, Permanent Residents, all visa types are eligible except student visa holders (note that not all visas are eligible for government funding however).



Details

Class mode



External mode






Classroom - Blended classroom, self-paced and work placement (classroom attendance 1 day per week for 20 weeks). Next class intake begins Term 3 2018.

External - Supported and structured pathway for approved applicants likely to be successful in an external mode.




40 weeks including orientation at the beginning and time at the end to finalise assessments. This course is expected to take approximately 800 hours to complete.




Face-to-face in a classroom setting combined with workplace visits and self-paced study. Access to modern online portal 24/7 which includes resources, toolboxes, pre-recorded webinars and videos.




Short Answer Questions, Case studies, Projects, Workplace scenarios, Supervisor interview, Workplace Observation.




Students must log a minimum of 120 hours in an approved primary school, high school, special needs centre, pre-primary or kindergarten. Students may be required to complete additional hours for learning and assessment purposes. Placement is generally completed 1 day per week over the duration of the program.



Speak to an FTTA student adviser for detailed information about this program.

Fees
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NSW NT QLD SA TAS VIC WA ACT
Unfortunately Fast Track Training Australia is currently not taking enrolments in this area.
Unfortunately Fast Track Training Australia is currently not taking enrolments in this area.

  • Standard
  • Subsidised
  • Concession
  • RPL
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The standard fee is applied when a student is not eligible for government subsidies or where no subsidies are available.


Standard
$1950

Payment Plan Options
Monthly payments Standard Payment type
2 x payments $975 All types
5 x payments $390 Direct debit
10 x payments $195 Direct debit


A comprehensive learner guide is supplied to all students.

The following text is recommended:
Arnott, G. (2011). The Disability Support Worker. Australia: Pearson Education Australia, p. 452.
Kearns, K. (2016) Supporting Education - The Teaching Assistant Handbook. 2nd ed. Australia: Cengage Education, p.565.



Please read the terms and conditions of enrolment carefully to ensure that this course is right for you.

Additional fees may apply in some circumstances such as direct debit fees, overdue fees, re-assessment fees, replacement of resource fees and extension fees.


Higher Level Skills Program Funded by the Queensland Government

The co-contribution subsidised fee is applied when a student is eligible for a government subsidised fee but is not eligible for a concession fee.


Subsidised
$50

Payment Plan Options
Monthly payments Subsidised Payment type
1 x payment $50 All types

Queensland Government Subsidies - certificate 3 guaranteed


  • Permanently reside in Queensland
  • Be an Australian citizen, Australian permanent resident (includes humanitarian entrant), temporary resident with the necessary visa and work permits on the pathway to permanent residency, or a New Zealand citizen
  • not hold, and not be enrolled in, a certificate IV or higher-level qualification, not including qualifications completed at school and foundation skills training.


A comprehensive learner guide is supplied to all students.

The following text is recommended:
Arnott, G. (2011). The Disability Support Worker. Australia: Pearson Education Australia, p. 452.
Kearns, K. (2016) Supporting Education - The Teaching Assistant Handbook. 2nd ed. Australia: Cengage Education, p.565.



  • The Certificate 3 Guarantee and Higher Level Skills program are funded by the Queensland Government.
  • The Departments program fact sheets can be found by clicking here or by visiting www.training.qld.gov.au.
  • Students are required to complete the Training and Employment Survey within three months of completing or discontinuing a subsidised qualification.
  • Students will no longer be eligible for a government subsidised training place under the Certificate 3 Guarantee once they complete a certificate level III qualification.
  • Students will no longer be eligible for a government subsidised training place under the Higher Level Skills program once they complete a certificate level IV or higher qualification.
  • Students should also familiarise themselves with FTTA’s policies including the refund policy and complaints policy and procedure found in the student handbook.
  • Additional fees may apply in some circumstances such as direct debit fees, overdue fees, re-assessment fees, replacement of resource fees and extension fees and costs associated with police checks and/or working with children checks.

Higher Level Skills Program Funded by the Queensland Government

The concession fee is applied when a student is eligible for a concessional government co-contribution subsidised fee (holds a concession card, has a disability, is an Aboriginal or Torres Strait Islander).


Concession
$25

Payment Plan Options
Monthly payments Concession Payment type
1 x payment $25 All types

Queensland Government Subsidies - certificate 3 guaranteed


  • Permanently reside in Queensland
  • Be an Australian citizen, Australian permanent resident (includes humanitarian entrant), temporary resident with the necessary visa and work permits on the pathway to permanent residency, or a New Zealand citizen
  • not hold, and not be enrolled in, a certificate IV or higher-level qualification, not including qualifications completed at school and foundation skills training.


  • The student meets the criteria for the co-contribution subsidised fee and
  • The student holds a Health Care or Pensioner Concession Card issued under Commonwealth law, or is the partner or a dependant of a person who holds a Health Care or Pensioner Concession Card and is named on the card or
  • The student provides FTTA with an official form under Commonwealth law confirming that the student, their partner or the person of whom the student is a dependant is entitled to concessions under a Health Care or Pensioner Concession Card or
  • The student is an Aboriginal or Torres Strait Islander or
  • The student is a school student and is enrolled in a VETiS program (may include young people in detention) or
  • The student has a disability


A comprehensive learner guide is supplied to all students.

The following text is recommended:
Arnott, G. (2011). The Disability Support Worker. Australia: Pearson Education Australia, p. 452.
Kearns, K. (2016) Supporting Education - The Teaching Assistant Handbook. 2nd ed. Australia: Cengage Education, p.565.



  • The Certificate 3 Guarantee and Higher Level Skills program are funded by the Queensland Government.
  • The Departments program fact sheets can be found by clicking here or by visiting www.training.qld.gov.au.
  • Students are required to complete the Training and Employment Survey within three months of completing or discontinuing a subsidised qualification.
  • Students will no longer be eligible for a government subsidised training place under the Certificate 3 Guarantee once they complete a certificate level III qualification.
  • Students will no longer be eligible for a government subsidised training place under the Higher Level Skills program once they complete a certificate level IV or higher qualification.
  • Students should also familiarise themselves with FTTA’s policies including the refund policy and complaints policy and procedure found in the student handbook.
  • Additional fees may apply in some circumstances such as direct debit fees, overdue fees, re-assessment fees, replacement of resource fees and extension fees and costs associated with police checks and/or working with children checks.

RPL is an assessment only process for experienced workers who are seeking formal recognition of their existing skills and knowledge.


RPL Fees
Fee Type Fee
Standard $1950*
Subsidised $50
Concession $25

Queensland Government Subsidies - certificate 3 guaranteed

  • Permanently reside in Queensland
  • Be an Australian citizen, Australian permanent resident (includes humanitarian entrant), temporary resident with the necessary visa and work permits on the pathway to permanent residency, or a New Zealand citizen
  • not hold, and not be enrolled in, a certificate IV or higher-level qualification, not including qualifications completed at school and foundation skills training.


  • The student meets the criteria for the co-contribution subsidised fee and
  • The student holds a Health Care or Pensioner Concession Card issued under Commonwealth law, or is the partner or a dependant of a person who holds a Health Care or Pensioner Concession Card and is named on the card or
  • The student provides FTTA with an official form under Commonwealth law confirming that the student, their partner or the person of whom the student is a dependant is entitled to concessions under a Health Care or Pensioner Concession Card or
  • The student is an Aboriginal or Torres Strait Islander or
  • The student is a school student and is enrolled in a VETiS program (may include young people in detention) or
  • The student has a disability


  • The Certificate 3 Guarantee and Higher Level Skills program are funded by the Queensland Government.
  • The Departments program fact sheets can be found by clicking here or by visiting www.training.qld.gov.au.
  • Students are required to complete the Training and Employment Survey within three months of completing or discontinuing a subsidised qualification.
  • Students will no longer be eligible for a government subsidised training place under the Certificate 3 Guarantee once they complete a certificate level III qualification.
  • Students will no longer be eligible for a government subsidised training place under the Higher Level Skills program once they complete a certificate level IV or higher qualification.
  • Students should also familiarise themselves with FTTA’s policies including the refund policy and complaints policy and procedure found in the student handbook.
  • Additional fees may apply in some circumstances such as direct debit fees, overdue fees, re-assessment fees, replacement of resource fees and extension fees and costs associated with police checks and/or working with children checks.
  • Please be advised that FTTA cannot accept more than $1500 in advance due to regulations. Please contact FTTA for payment information.


Unfortunately Fast Track Training Australia is currently not taking enrolments in this area.
Unfortunately Fast Track Training Australia is currently not taking enrolments in this area.

Unfortunately Fast Track Training Australia is currently not taking enrolments in this area.
Unfortunately Fast Track Training Australia is currently not taking enrolments in this area.

  • Standard
Click for Payment Options and Details

The standard fee is applied when a student is not eligible for government subsidies or where no subsidies are available.


Standard
$1950

Payment Plan Options
Monthly payments Standard Payment type
2 x payments $975 All types
5 x payments $390 Direct debit
10 x payments $195 Direct debit


A comprehensive learner guide is supplied to all students.

The following text is recommended:
Arnott, G. (2011). The Disability Support Worker. Australia: Pearson Education Australia, p. 452.
Kearns, K. (2016) Supporting Education - The Teaching Assistant Handbook. 2nd ed. Australia: Cengage Education, p.565.



Please read the terms and conditions of enrolment carefully to ensure that this course is right for you.

Additional fees may apply in some circumstances such as direct debit fees, overdue fees, re-assessment fees, replacement of resource fees and extension fees.



Job outcomes

Graduates may find work as a:


Special Needs EASpecial Needs AssistantEducation Assistant
Education OfficerAIEOTeacher Aide
TutorSchool Support OfficerIntegration Aide
Teacher AssistantEducation Support Worker

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