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


The learner must live in England and be aged 19+ 

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

You may take out an Advanced Learner Loan to cover the course costs for this qualification. There are no upfront costs, no credit checks, and you do not pay anything back until you earn over £27,295 per year. 

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.