Course Content

  • Schools and colleges as organisations 
  • Support health and safety in a learning environment 
  • Understand how to safeguard children and young people 
  • Develop professional relationships with children, young people and adults 
  • Understand how children and young people develop 
  • Support positive behaviour in children and young people 
  • Support children and young people during learning activities  
  • Support English and maths skills 
  • Support the use of ICT in the learning environment 
  • Support assessment for learning Engage in personal and professional development


If you are aged 19-23, this course may be available fully funded. 

Fund your qualification with an Advanced Learner Loan with nothing to pay until you earn over £27k a year. There are no upfront costs, no credit checks - find out more about Advanced Learner Loans here

Course Delivery  

Placements are required for achievement of this qualification. A minimum of 100 placement hours is required. During placement, learners will need support from a professional within the real work environment who will be required to complete professional development records.