Are you looking to kickstart a career in SEN teaching? It’s a unique career choice that presents you with a lot of rewards as well as responsibilities. Our SEN Teaching Assistant Course will equip you with the necessary set of skills and knowledge that you’ll need to become successful as an SEN Teacher or SEN Teaching Assistant. This comprehensive course will guide learners on the fundamental skills of supporting the learning and development of pupils with Special Educational Needs (SEN).
The SEN Teaching Assistant course is designed to provide you with all the necessary skills, knowledge and credentials to fast track your career in this field. You will learn the fundamentals of providing quality learning support to children and young adults with learning disabilities who need extra nurturing and care to help them reach their potential.
This course combines both theoretical and practical knowledge, covering key topics such as the role and responsibilities of an SEN Teaching Assistant and Special Educational Needs Coordinator (SENCO), the different types of special educational needs, assessment, tracking, and classroom strategies.
Through case studies and practical exercises, this comprehensive training program explores strategies required to provide person-centred support to help individual SEN pupils reach their personal learning goals and gain confidence in their education. Not only will you gain valuable professional skills, but by the end of this course, you will also have an excellent understanding of the SEN code of practice and how to apply SEN teaching methodologies in a real-world context.
This course is CPD accredited with 10 CPD points to signify your professional development in the respective field/sector.
What You Will Learn
Skills You Will Gain
The course will serve really well for aspiring professionals interested in the following careers:
This attested qualification may well be the extra edge you need to land you a job in the mentioned sectors.
Why Choose Teachers Training
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Who is this course for
This SEN Teaching Assistant Certificate is for anyone who wants to:
No formal entry requirements. You need to have:
To successfully complete the course you must have to attend the MCQ assessment. The assessment is delivered through our online learning platform. You will receive the results of your assessment immediately upon completion.
CPD Certification from The Teachers Training:
Successfully completing the MCQ exam of this course qualifies you for a CPD-accredited certificate from The Teachers Training. You will be eligible for both PDF copy and hard copy of the certificate to showcase your achievement however you wish.
- PDF certificate is completely FREE and instantly downloadable right after completing the exam
- Hard copy certificate will be sent to you via post for only £8.99
The certificate will add significant weight to your CV and will give you a competitive advantage when applying for jobs.
|Module 1: Special Education Needs (SEN): An Overview|
|Special Education Needs (SEN) An Overview||00:08:00|
|Module 2: SEN Support|
|Module 3: High Quality Teaching for Pupils with SEN|
|High Quality Teaching for Pupils with SEN||00:09:00|
|Module 4: SEN Teaching Methodologies|
|SEN Teaching Methodologies||00:21:00|
|Module 5: Communication and Interaction|
|Communication and Interaction||00:15:00|
|Module 6: Cognition and Learning|
|Cognition and Learning||00:20:00|
|Module 7: Social, Emotional and Mental Health Difficulties|
|Social, Emotional and Mental Health Difficulties||00:12:00|
|Module 8: Sensory or Physical Needs|
|Sensory or Physical Needs||00:17:00|
|Module 9: Working in Partnership|
|Working in Partnership||00:08:00|
|Mock Exam – SEN Teaching Assistant||00:20:00|
|Final Exam – SEN Teaching Assistant||00:20:00|