Diploma in Teaching Assistant

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Teaching Assistant Free Course 

Enhance your professional profile and boost your career prospects, with this exclusive teaching assistant free courseOxford Home Study Centre is proud to offer this all-new teaching assistant diploma, now open for enrolment and 100% free of charge. Based on the same premium course materials as our paid programs, this advanced diploma in teaching assistant skills comprises seven self-paced modules.  Key topics and knowledge areas covered include the roles and responsibilities of teaching assistants, how to work effectively in a classroom setting, supporting children with special educational needs and more.  Study in your own time and from any location, with no deadlines and no time restrictions.  Sign up online and start your teaching assistant free course today, or contact the team at Oxford Home Study Centre for more information.

By the end of this course the learner will be able to:

  • Discuss the primary duties of the professional teaching assistant
  • Understand the characteristics of the effective teaching assistant
  • Understand the unique challenges of working in an educational environment
  • Support the curriculum for the benefit of teachers and students
  • Work confidently in a classroom setting
  • Understand the National Literacy Strategy
  • Define and discuss special educational needs in the classroom
  • Provide invaluable support for teachers and pupils
  • Understand the difficulties encountered by children with dyslexia
  • Discuss the various signs and symptoms of dyslexia in children

All free online certificate courses at Oxford Home Study Centre are 100% free of charge from start to finish.  There is no enrolment fee, all study aids are provided via our online learning platform and all of our courses are self-paced for total flexibility.

Our exclusive free courses provide the perfect opportunity to expand your knowledge, develop new skills and explore new professions.  Upon completion of your free online certificate course, you will have the option of claiming one of three different types of certificates for a small fee:

  1. An official Course Completion Certificate from Oxford Home Study Centre
  2. A CPD Accredited Certificate to boost your CPD profile
  3. An Endorsed Certificate issued by the Quality Licence Scheme

Each of these certificates could prove helpful in supporting future job applications, or helping you climb the career ladder with your current employer. All certificates are 100% optional upon successful completion of your course - available to purchase with your preferred postage option.

For more information on certificate costs, head over to our pricing page or contact a member of the team at Oxford Home Study Centre anytime. 


This Free Diploma in Teaching Assistant course covers the following modules:

Unit 1. Teaching Assistant : Roles and Responsibilities

Unit 2. Teaching assistant - Skills for Schools

Unit 3. Teaching Assistant - Skills for Classroom

Unit 4. How to Support SEN Children in the Classroom

Unit 5. Strategies for supporting children with autism

Unit 6. Strategies for supporting children with Dyslexia



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Course Level Diploma
Awarding Body OHSC
Study Method Online
Course Duration 450 Hours
Entry Requirements Open to All
Start Date Ongoing