NCFE CACHE Level 3 Award in Supporting Teaching and Learning

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    Personal Learning Account
    Teacher Training
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    17 weeks

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Course Description

This course is aimed at those who are working within a school setting, in a supervised capacity, or for those who want to work in schools - for example, Level 3 Classroom Assistant or a Teaching Assistant.

Entry Criteria

  • Places on the programme are subject to interview
  • Successful completion of NCFE CACHE Level 2 Certificate in Supporting Teaching and Learning QCF
  • And/or recent long term experience of working in a school.
  • Demonstration of strong Level 2/equivalent literacy skills
  • You will also need to be working within a school or volunteering within a school setting


This level 3 qualification is delivered predominantly in college via taught sessions, practical activities and tutorials, whilst undertaking a work placement/employment in a school.


The units within this qualification require written knowledge in the form of a portfolio of work.


  • NCFE CACHE Level 2 Award in Supporting Individuals with Learning Disabilities
  • The Level 3 Certificate in Supporting Teaching and Learning in Schools
  • The Level 3 Diploma in Specialist Support for Teaching and Learning in Schools

Campus Information Abergele

To achieve this qualification, learners must achieve 4 mandatory Level 3 units, totaling 12 credits. Units include:

  • Schools as Organisations
  • Safeguarding
  • Communication and Professional Relationships
  • Child Development

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