The Level 2 Certificate in Supporting Teaching and Learning has been designed to provide you with an understanding of the knowledge and skills needed when working directly with children and young people’s development, supporting children and young people’s positive behaviour and communication and professional relationships.This course is aimed at people working in roles that support pupil’s learning in primary, secondary or special schools, as well as colleges.
What will I learn?
This course contains 11 mandatory units that you will need to complete. These units will give you an understanding of children and young people’s development and incorporating the safeguarding and well-being of children and young people.
You will also learn how to support positive behaviour in learning environments, and how to maintain professional relationships with children and young people. You will also be working with staff to promote an effective learning environment for children and young people.
You will gain a further understanding of the full range of topics upon application to the course when you meet with your assessor who will be marking your work.
Study, Assessment and Qualifications
You will need to be working, or on a practical placement, in a setting for the duration of the course because you need to show competence in both skills and knowledge.
All units are assessed by a designated assessor using a range of methods, including direct observations in the workplace, a portfolio of evidence and written assignments.
Prior to beginning this qualification, an Initial Assessment is undertaken to check if you have the language, literacy, and numeracy skills necessary to achieve the qualification. This must be passed and also identifies what you will need to learn.
Additional Costs and Information
Duration of the course is a minimum of 12 months, with a maximum of 18 months.
For learners who are under the age of 24 and who do not have a full Level 2 qualification, the cost of the course is £1417.
What Could I Do Next?
Progression opportunities can be discussed with your designated assessor upon application to the course. However, the following courses are a good progression route upon completing this course: - NCFE/CACHE Level 3 Certificate in Supporting Teaching and Learning - Intermediate Apprenticeship in Supporting Teaching and Learning