This qualification prepares learners for further learning and training whilst developing an understanding of the teaching and learning environment in a school setting. It covers areas such as how to support the well-being of a child or young person and child and young person development.
Taught sessions will amount to 3 hours a week, and students are expected to commit another 3 hours a week to self-study in your own time.
To gain a qualification you will complete tasks which will take the form of an assessment in class.
Entry RequirementsThis course has no formal entry requirements.
To achieve the Award the learner must complete 3 mandatory units:
1: Understand schools as organisations
2: Understand how to keep children and young people healthy, safe and well
3: Understand how to communicate with children, young people and adults
Upon satisfactory completion of this course, you will receive a Level 1 qualification.
Learners can progress onto the Level 2 Award in Support Work in Schools and Colleges or the Level 2 Certificate in Supporting Teaching and Learning.