Introduction to Being a Teaching Assistant

Key Details

  • Available at:
    Community Location
  • Course type:
    Part-Time
  • Study Mode:
    Part-time
  • Level:
    1
  • Programme Area:
    Health, Social Care and Childcare
    Teacher Training
  • Course Length:

    16 weeks, 3 days per week

  • Bilingual:

    n/a

Course Description

This course is available at community locations in Rhos-on-Sea and Prestatyn.

The course helps students develop the skills needed to work in a primary classroom. Learners will spend 2 days per week learning in a community venue, and 1 additional day per week of work experience. Tutors will help students arrange their placements. Hours are child-friendly, totalling less than 16 hours per week.

The course is free, but students must complete a DBS check with the College which (currently) costs £44.

Course Dates

North Wales Women Centre

This course requires an interview before enrolment. Call us for further information.

DateTimeDaysHoursWeeksCostBookingsCode
14/09/202209:30 Wednesday, Thursday15.0016 £400 / 16CVG91619

Rhos-on-Sea

This course requires an interview before enrolment. Call us for further information.

DateTimeDaysHoursWeeksCostBookingsCode
15/09/202209:30 Thursday, Friday15.0016 -0 / 16CVG91617

Entry Criteria

There are no entry requirements for this course.

Delivery

The course is delivered through a blend of the following:

  • Lectures
  • Presentations
  • Group work
  • Classroom-based learning

You will spend 2 days per week in the classroom: 9.30am–2.30pm.

You will also have a work placement in a school for 1 day a week, 5 hours per week, at times to suit the school.

Assessment

You will be assessed by portfolio.

Progression

You could proceed onto a number of courses at Grŵp Llandrillo Menai, including:

  • CACHE Classroom Assistants Level 2 (Certificate for Supporting Teaching and Learning in School)

Would you like to apply for this course?

North Wales Women Centre
Wednesday, 14/09/2022

This course requires an interview before enrolment. Call us for further information.

Rhos-on-Sea
Thursday, 15/09/2022

This course requires an interview before enrolment. Call us for further information.