The Level 2 Certificate in Supporting Teaching & Learning in Schools (RQF) is a UK OFQUAL accredited 100% online, competency-based Teaching Assistant (TA) qualification. This qualification is suitable for those interested in working as a teaching assistant, or learning support assistant. This qualification provides the knowledge and understanding needed to work directly with young people or children to support the assessment for learning, developing relationships, promoting equality and diversity, and understanding how to safeguard children and young people’s well-being.
This Level 2 Certificate is for those who wish to become a teaching assistant or those working in primary, secondary or special schools as teaching assistants, as Learning Support Assistants, as SEN Teaching Assistants, in Early Years Setting, etc.
Duration and Delivery
This Level 2 Teaching Assistant qualification is designed to be completed online at your own pace that suits you the best. This Level 2 course can take as little as 4 weeks or up to 9 months for you to become a qualified teaching assistant. You have a great opportunity of fast-track completion earlier at the pace and time of your choice. The qualification is delivered through our Virtual Learning Environment (VLE), which helps in refining your skills. Our online tutor support is there to facilitate you to achieve your success rate accordingly.
Assessment and Verification
All units within this OFQUAL Regulated Level 2 qualification are internally assessed by our qualified assessors and externally verified by the awarding organisation. The assessment takes the form of written assignments, detailed guidance for which will be provided by the tutor, and witness testimony signed by your supervisor at your work place. You will receive tutor support once you are enrolled on our online portal to assist you in reaching your goals.
This is a thorough qualification of Level 2 Certificate in Supporting Teaching and Learning in Schools, which helps learners enhance their career profile. Successful completion of this 100% accredited online course enables learners to proceed to the following qualifications:
- Focus Awards Level 3 Award in Supporting Teaching and Learning in Schools (RQF)
- Focus Awards Level 3 Certificate in Supporting Teaching and Learning in Schools (RQF)
- Focus Awards Level 3 Diploma in Specialist Support for Teaching and Learning in Schools (RQF)
- Focus Awards Level 3 Award in Education and Training (RQF)
Unit 1: Child and young person development
Unit 2: Safeguarding the welfare of children and young people
Unit 3: Communication and professional relationships with children, young people and adults
Unit 4: Equality, diversity and inclusion in work with children and young people
Unit 5: Help improve own and team practice in schools
Unit 6: Maintain and support relationships with children and young people
Unit 7: Support children and young people’s health and safety
Unit 8: Support children and young people’s positive behaviour
Unit 9: Support learning activities
Unit 10: Schools as organisations
Unit 11: Prepare and maintain learning environments