What does the qualification cover?

This qualification prepares learners for further learning and training whilst developing an understanding of the teaching and learning environment in a school setting. It covers areas such as how to support the well-being of a child or young person and child and young person development.


When is it available?

1st February 2018


Who is it suitable for?

This qualification is aimed at a range of learners who are thinking of working in a school setting including: young people, mature learners, learners with special educational needs or where English is an additional language.


How is this qualification structured?

To achieve the Award the learner must complete 3 mandatory units.


How long does it take to complete?

You can usually complete the Award in 3 months.


What qualifications can you progress to?

Learners can progress onto the Level 2 Award in Support Work in Schools and Colleges or the Level 2 Certificate in Supporting Teaching and Learning.