Community Services Qualifications
CHC30213 Certificate III in Education Support
This course can be completed anywhere in Australia
Self Paced Delivery
This course can be completed in your own time
We have industry partnerships and a large reach across Australia
Available in QLD
What is this qualification?
This qualification reflects the role of workers in a range of education settings, including public and independent schools and community education settings, who provide assistance and support to teachers and students under broad-based supervision.
This qualification is funded by the Queensland government.
Complete the Expression of Interest to determine your eligibility for QLD funding.
Talk to a Course Advisor. They can help you decide which course is best for you.
- Teacher’s Aide or Teaching Assistant
- Education Assistant (culturally diverse school)
- Indigenous Language and Culture Teaching Assistant
Satisfactorily complete a pre-training review interview to determine student’s suitability for the chosen course. Students must also have access to a computer and internet in order to successfully complete assessments and read information per unit of competency.
You will need:
- Desktop, laptop or tablet
- Microsoft Office or equivalent
- Broadband internet connection
- A web camera and a speaker
- Access to software to view online videos and images, such as Adobe Reader, Windows Media Player, Windows Photo Viewer, which are available as a download from the internet.
AA polo shirt, long black pants and black closed in, non-slip shoes will be required which students will either need to provide or purchase at their own cost.
Our workplace training programs are dedicated to finding the best opportunities for employers and staff including access to available funding options and maintaining flexible delivery options. Delivered in the workplace, either by self-paced with regular trainer visits, online with trainer support, classroom or workshops. Our workplace programs will result in practical skills and knowledge that are immediately transferable to the workplace. A streamlined RPL assessment process is available for those who are seeking recognition of existing skills, knowledge and experience.
- Written activities
- Case studies
- Role plays / observations
Total number of units = 17
- 12 core units
- 5 elective units
CHCDIV002 Promote Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander cultural safety
CHCECE006 Support behaviour of children and young people
CHCEDS001 Comply with legislative, policy and industrial requirements in the education environment
CHCEDS002 Assist implementation of planned educational programs
CHCEDS003 Contribute to student education in all developmental domains
CHCEDS004 Contribute to organisation and management of classroom or centre
CHCEDS005 Support the development of literacy and oral language skills
CHCEDS006 Support the development of numeracy skills
CHCEDS007 Work effectively with students and colleagues
CHCEDS017 Contribute to the health and safety of students
CHCEDS018 Support students with additional needs in the classroom environment
CHCEDS008 Comply with school administrative requirements
CHCEDS011 Search and assess online information
CHCEDS025 Facilitate learning for students with disabilities
HLTAID003 Provide first aid
The qualification is currently being funded by the Queensland State Government’s Department of Education and Training through the Certificate 3 Guarantee, Fee-free training for Year 12 graduates, and User Choice program for eligible Queensland participants. For full eligibility information, a breakdown of the fees applicable and our terms and conditions, please click here.