Qualification Overview

Learning Programme – Introduction to Teaching Assistant

Learning Programme – Introduction to Teaching Assistant

Are you unemployed or on a low income? Are you struggling to get a job without qualifications or experience? Are you passionate about working with children?

If so, join our Learning Programme for Teaching Assistants and get the skills to start a career as a Teaching Assistant!

At the end of the course, you’ll also have the opportunity to register as a temp worker with our sister Company Worldwide Education and start working straight away!

Many of the learners who have completed the programme have started working as a temp Teaching Assistant or have found a permanent job in a School!

Ticket Information

Date And Time
13/05/2024 @ 09:00 to
17/05/2024 @ 15:00

Registration End Date

Course Types
Course Category

Qualification structure

Welcome & Introduction to the Teaching Assistant Programme
Managing Safeguarding
Fundamental British Values

The Prevent Duty
Keeping Children Safe on the Internet
Child and Young Person Development 0-19 Years

Promoting Positive Behaviour
Bullying Awareness and Prevention
Equality and Diversity in Education

Understanding Assessment for Learning (AFL)
Recognising and Supporting Children with SEN
Supporting Children and Young People with English as Additional Language

Supporting Literacy Skills
Supporting Learning Activities
Developing Learning Resources

The course also includes a session of CV building and interview tips with an experienced consultant from Worldwide Education.

This is a Community Learning Programme and it is available only for learners who meet the funding eligibility criteria.

*Learners may be eligible for funding and complete the course for free (subject to eligibility – see below).
Qualification number (QN)


Total qualification time (TQT):


Guided learning hours (GL)


Accredited by:


Funding Avilable?


Entry requirements:

Aged 19+ (plus all other eligibility criteria for funding)

Mandatory units

14 CPD Units


Interactive quiz

Progression opportunities

This course is an introduction to the role of Teaching Assistant. You can progress into a Level 2 Certificate in Understanding Behaviour that Challenges, and Level 2 Certificate in Supporting Teaching and Learning. You will also be invited for a job interview at the end of the course by our sister Company Worldwide Education which could progress into employment as a temp Teaching Assistant.

*The eligibility criteria for funding are the following:

  1. Resident within the boroughs of Slough, Windsor and Maidenhead
  2. Unemployed or in receipt of low income (less than £20,000 per year)
  3. Resident in the UK continuously for 3 years or more (exceptions apply for refugees)
  4. In receipt of state benefits (Universal Credit, JSA, etc.)
  5. Have Right to Work in the UK
  6. Aged 19 years+
  7. Not being on an apprenticeship

If you meet the above criteria, please contact us on 01753 362 197 or via email
Please do not proceed to checkout and pay for the course if you believe you are eligible for funding.

There is a £125 cancellation fee if a learner enrols and fails to complete or withdraws early from the course. This fee is to cover administration costs. We may be able to offer extensions if learners are unable to meet the set submission deadline. Please read the declaration on the enrolment form carefully before signing up.