TAFE International Western Australia (TIWA) is the Registered Training Organisation (RTO) and Commonwealth Register of Institutions and Courses for Overseas Students (CRICOS) provider, for the delivery of training to international students, enrolled in a TAFE course in Western Australia. This nationally recognised course is delivered by a Western Australian TAFE college on TIWA's behalf. TIWA retains responsibility for the quality of the training and assessment delivered by the TAFE colleges and for the issue of certification documentation to students.
About this course
Engage your passion for working with children and supporting their individual needs by completing the Certificate IV in Education Support. This course will further develop your practical skills and knowledge to assist the teaching staff in schools and provide care, instruction and supervision in kindergarten, pre-primary, primary and secondary school.
As this course follows on from the Certificate III in Education Support, it helps build your existing knowledge in implementing education programs, assisting students in their learning and development, contributing to the safety and health of students and supporting students with additional needs and disabilities.
During your studies, you may also cover topics such as contributing to and implementing behaviour management plans, understanding and applying legal and ethical requirements, identifying and responding to children and young people at risk and participating in workplace health and safety.
As part of this course, you will be required to undertake a supervised work placement where you will apply all the skills and knowledge gained throughout your studies.
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Admission Requirements for your country of origin.
To successfully complete this course, students will be required to undertake work placement. North Metropolitan TAFE (formerly Central) students are required to approach a school or suitable placement organisation in the first instance.
Students are provided with support, guidance and structure as to how to do this. More information, advice and industry contacts will be provided at orientation and during their course.
- After School Care Worker
- Carer (Disability Students)
- Education Assistant