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Supporting Teaching and Learning in Schools — CACHE Level 3 Certificate 19+

Course information

This qualification will provide an understanding of the knowledge needed when working directly with children or young people in Primary and Secondary schools. The course includes learning about children and young people’s development, safeguarding their welfare and communication. The Level 3 Certificate is suitable for those working in unsupervised roles that support pupils’ learning. You will be assessed by your tutor or assessor using a range of methods. This could include direct observation in the workplace, a portfolio of evidence or written assignments.
Your studies will be College based for 1 day per week and work placement will be two days per week.
This course is Advanced Learning Loan eligible which can fully cover the course fee.


Supporting Teaching and Learning in Schools (QCF) CACHE Level 3 Certificate.

This course leads to...

This qualification can lead you into a higher level Teaching Assistant or directly into employment as a Teaching Assistant.

Entry Requirements

You should have a least a grade C / 4 in English or Functional Skills Level 2, however dispensation may also be given to those who have experience in the field and have achieved a Level 2 Teaching Assistants certificate.

Why study with us?

You will be taught by teachers who are skilled and experienced within the field of Supporting Teaching and Learning and also be assigned an assessor who will support your development within the work experience element of the qualification.
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Further Information...

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Course ID: 163609

Course Year: 21/22

Course Duration: 1 Year


If you are 16-18 years old at the start of your course, studying at The City of Liverpool College is free.

19 years old or over at the start of the course? Fees are payable, but you may qualify for an Advanced Learner Loan to cover the cost of your course. Find out more at, or contact our admissions team on 0151 252 3000 or at

Fee for21/22 is 1417.00
In future years this fee may be subject to change.

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