The Level 2 Certificate in Supporting Teaching and Learning in Schools course is suitable for people wishing to become a teaching assistant or newly appointed teaching assistants who do not hold a vocational qualification. There are 11 units of study which include child development, supporting learning activities, safeguarding, health and safety and positive behaviour. In addition, students have the opportunity to learn about a range of special educational needs.


Students need to have a placement in a school (which can be voluntary), for at least one full day a week, two half days a week, or the equivalent.


The course will be held at Somer Valley Campus (Radstock) from September 2017:


  • Mondays 09:30 – 12:30
  • Tuesdays 17:00 – 20:00

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