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Level 2 Teaching Assistant Diploma

The teaching assistant diploma online course will provide you with all the knowledge you need to succeed as a teaching assistant in the United Kingdom.

This information packed course gives you everything you will need to know to secure a position within the teaching industry and push yourself forward in your chosen career.

See below for more information.

Sold By: Be-a Education Ltd


Course Overview

This online teaching assistant course gives you the ability to study at your own pace and in your own time. You can still work a full time position while studying to get the certification you need to secure your dream position in the teaching industry.

The teaching assistant diploma course is accessible on any device with access to the internet, complete with online support throughout your training. The course comprises of a comprehensive syllabus broken into easy and manageable modules.

On completion of the level 2 teaching assistant course you will be required to complete a multiple choice test and once passed you will be awarded with your industry recognised certification, which you can download and print or you can have posted to you at an additional cost.

Course Contents

The teaching assistant diploma is designed to provide you with a complete overview, enabling you to start your new position in the education industry in the shortest period of time. This course includes:

  • The role of the teaching assistant along with valuable information about the position.
  • Get a good understanding on schools, including hierarchy and curriculums throughout the country.
  • Learn best practices when working in a classroom.
  • Identify different student behaviours and how to deal with them.
  • Understand various learning activities and how to use them to support the curriculum.
  • Learn the different school policies, laws and welfare of children in the United Kingdom.
  • Have a good understanding of literacy and how to support pupils.
  • Learn about numeracy and its importance in everyday life.
  • Get a good understanding on why play is so important and how it is important in education.
  • Learn about health and safety and first aid in the school environment.
  • Get information on working with children with special needs.
  • Learn how to support talented children in your classroom.
  • Get valuable insight into working with children whose first language is not English, along with the benefits of being bilingual.
  • The course will teach you how to handle children with different behavioural issues, along with the personal development of children moving forward.
  • Understand how to engage parents in their children’s learning and the importance thereof.
  • Get an understanding of various extracurricular activities and how you can assist with them.
  • Learn the importance of working as a team and how to support your teacher to ensure that the children receive the best education at all times when in your care.
Course Benefits

There are so many benefits of completing your teaching assistant diploma online, these include:

  • Study from anywhere and at any time that is suitable to you. You can study at home after work or during your lunch break.
  • Study at your own pace, complete the course within days or months based on your current schedule and workload.
  • Study using any device, from your PC when at home, to your tablet or mobile phone when on the move.
  • The course is broken into easy to manage modules to ensure the most enjoyable learning experience at all times.
  • Enjoy the convenience of online support throughout your study experience to ensure that you stay on track at all times.
  • Learn from a comprehensive syllabus, which is guaranteed to give you the knowledge you need to fast track your career within the education industry.
  • Improve your prospects when applying for teaching assistant positions.
  • Enjoy the added benefit of a certified diploma that you can trust.
  • Affordable pricing structure.
Course Modules

Module 1: Defining and Explaining the Role of a Teaching Assistant

Module 2: Understanding Schools as Organisations

Module 3: Supporting Development in Pupils: Practice and Policies

Module 4: Supporting the Teacher and the School

Module 5: Applying Learning Activities to Support the Teaching of the Curriculum

Module 6: Legislation, Legal Obligations and School Policies to Ensure Pupil Wellbeing

Module 7: Learning Literacy Skills with Teaching Assistant Support

Module 8: Learning Numeracy Skills with Teaching Assistant Support

Module 9: Supporting the Use of Information and Communication Technology

Module 10: Supporting Play and Learning

Module 11: Supporting Pupils with Disabilities and Special Education Needs

Module 12: Supporting Gifted and Talented Pupils

Module 13: Working with Children Who Don’t Have English as a First Language

Module 14: Managing Behaviour, Providing Pastoral Support and Engaging in Personal Development

Module 15: Engaging Parents in Their Children’s Learning

Module 16: Planning and Delivering Learning Activities Under the Direction of the Teacher

Module 17: Leading Extracurricular Activities

Module 18: Working Effectively as a Team and Promoting Good Working Relationships

Module 19: Confidentiality, Equal Opportunities, Safeguarding, Promoting Equality and Diversity with Students

Module 20: Health, Safety and First Aid

Course Duration

20 hours

Payment Options and Discounts

For purchases of 1 to 9 user enrolments select the number of users you require and add the product to your shopping cart by selecting Add to Cart. You will then be able to make payment using most credit and debit cards or a Paypal account.

For a licence for 10 or more user enrolments, discounts, or if you would like to pay by BACs transfer or by invoice, please contact a customer advisor on 0844 854 9218 or email [email protected].

Purchasing Options for your Organisation

We offer a variety of purchasing options giving you total flexibility in how you purchase online training for your organisation. Let us know your requirements and we’ll advise you on the most cost efficient method of purchasing:

  • User Licence – a licence for a specified user on specified course/s. The user licence consists of a number of enrolments for a user to use on specified courses.
  • Course Licence – a licence for specified course/s for any learner. The course licence consists of a number of enrolments to use on specified course/s for any learner;
  • Bundle Licence – a licence for a specified bundle of courses. The bundle licence consists of a number of enrolments to use on any course for any learner in the bundle;
  • Subscription Licence – a licence for a maximum number of users to access any course in a specified bundle;
  • Site Licence – a licence to install one course, or one or more bundles of courses on your own learning management system. The site licence consists of a number of enrolments to use on any course for any learner in the bundle;

For more information on purchasing options and discounts please phone a customer advisor on 0844 854 9218.


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