Level 3 Certificate in Teaching Assistant - Child and Young Individual Development

Access Duration - 365 Days
Awarded By Endorsed by "Quality Licence Scheme"
Guided Learning Hour 60 Guided Learning Hours (60)
Course Material Course Material
Number of Modules 14 Number of Modules 14
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What Will I Learn?

The role and responsibilities of a teaching assistant and what it takes to hold that position
Have a good understanding of the rate of development from birth to 19 years
Learn how personal and external factors influence children and young individuals in their development
Identify different student behaviours and learn how to tackle them
Understand why certain children and young individuals don’t follow the expected pattern of development
Disability affects development. Learn why?
Learn why delays in speech and communication should be identified early
Learn how transitions can impact the development of children and young individuals
Learn how to work with children with special needs


If you love to work with children and want to have a rewarding career in aiding their learning development, Level 3 Certificate in Teaching Assistant Child and Young Individual Development course is perfect for you. The role of a teaching assistant is vital as it supports the classroom teacher in their daily duties and responsibilities. The course will give the teaching assistant the confidence they need to progress in the field of child and young individual development. A teaching assistant is not limited to assisting, rather a range of tasks are expected of them aside from performing general duties.

Level 3 Certificate in Teaching Assistant Child and Young Individual Development course is designed to give individuals interested in a career as a teaching assistant a range of skills and knowledge to perform their tasks to the best standard. The course covers key features such as understanding the development stage from birth to 19 years, learn that personal factors influence the development of children and young individuals, monitor their development using various techniques and methods and understand that disability can be a challenge in the development of children and young individuals.

It is a highly rewarding career for individuals who desire to work with children and want to share their knowledge within a classroom setting. It is an informative course that enables individuals to progress further in their chosen field. Child and Young Individual Development – Certificate in Teaching Assistant Level 3 course will give individuals an opportunity to achieve a career in the education industry, in the shortest possible time.

The Quality Licence Scheme, endorses high-quality, non-regulated provision and training programmes. This means that Global Edulink has undergone an external quality check to ensure that the organisation and the courses it offers, meet defined quality criteria. The completion of this course alone does not lead to a regulated qualification but may be used as evidence of knowledge and skills gained. The Learner Unit Summary may be used as evidence towards Recognition of Prior Learning if you wish to progress your studies in this subject. To this end the learning outcomes of the course have been benchmarked at Level 3 against level descriptors published by Quality Licence Scheme, to indicate the depth of study and level of demand/complexity involved in successful completion by the learner.

This course has been endorsed by the Quality Licence Scheme for its high-quality, non-regulated provision and training programmes. This course is not regulated by Ofqual and is not an accredited qualification. We will be able to advise you on any further recognition, for example progression routes into further and/or higher education. For further information please visit the Learner FAQs on the Quality Licence Scheme website.

Why Study at Global Edulink?

Global Edulink offers the most convenient path to gain skills and training that will give you the opportunity to put into practice your knowledge and expertise in an IT or corporate environment. You can study at your own pace at Global Edulink and you will be provided with all the necessary material, tutorials, qualified course instructor, narrated e-learning modules and free resources which include Free CV writing pack, free career support and course demo to make your learning experience more enriching and rewarding.

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  • Full package: A onetime fee of £129.00 can be paid to access this course, which includes the awarding body registration fee and assessments fee.
  • Installment basis: The total price is £138.00, from which an initial fee of £49.00 can be paid to buy the course. The remaining amount can be paid as £89.00 assessment respectively. (Pay in 02 Installments)

The course will be directly delivered to you, and you have 12 months access to the online learning platform from the date you joined the course.  The course is self-paced and you can complete it in stages, revisiting the lectures at any time.

The course will develop the competence and knowledge of learning support staff like teaching assistants and learning support assistants. They can contribute to learning activities while working alongside a classroom teacher

  • Learners should be age 19 or over, and must have a basic understanding of Maths, English, and ICT.
  • A qualification at level 2 or above in any discipline.

In order to complete Child and Young Individual Development - Certificate in Teaching Assistant Level 3 course successfully, all students are required to complete a series of assignments. The completed assignments must be submitted via the online portal. Your instructor will review and evaluate your work and provide your feedback based on how well you have completed your assignments.

Those who successfully complete the course will be issued the Certificate in Teaching Assistant - Child and Young Individual Development at QLS Level 3 by the Quality Licence Scheme.

Course Code: QLS-04851

The Quality Licence Scheme is part of the Skills and Education Group, a charitable organisation that unites education and skills-orientated organisations that share similar values and objectives. With more than 100 years of collective experience, the Skills and Education Group’s strategic partnerships create opportunities to inform, influence and represent the wider education and skills sector.

The Skills and Education Group also includes two nationally recognised awarding organisations; Skills and Education Group Awards and Skills and Education Group Access. Through our awarding organisations we have developed a reputation for providing high-quality qualifications and assessments for the education and skills sector. We are committed to helping employers, organisations and learners cultivate the relevant skills for learning, skills for employment, and skills for life.

Our knowledge and experience of working within the awarding sector enables us to work with training providers, through the Quality Licence Scheme, to help them develop high-quality courses and/or training programmes for the non-regulated market.

Once you successfully completed the Level 3 Certificate in Teaching Assistant – Child and Young Individual Development you will gain knowledge and skills that will give your career the jumpstart you have always wanted. With this completion you can further expand your education or go onto work in numerous positions that will also put you in line to demand a higher salary or job promotion. The average UK salary per annum is according to https://www.payscale.com/career-path-planner. The course is suitable for individuals who want to work under the direction of a teacher.

  • Teaching Assistant - £12,201 per annum
  • Classroom Assistant
  • Welfare Support Assistant
  • Learning Support Assistant
  • Childcare Worker - £7.37 per hour
  • Mentor
  • Learning Coach
  • Written and designed by the industry’s finest expert instructors with over 15 years of experience
  • Repeat and rewind all your lectures and enjoy a personalised learning experience
  • Unlimited 12 months access from anywhere, anytime
  • Save time and money on travel
  • Learn at your convenience and leisure
  • Eligible for  TOTUM discount card
  • Free Career Support Service
  • 25% Discount on personal Statement and covering letter writing service
  • Free Access to Over 150 courses for 2 days (48 hours)
  • Free access to course before you purchase (For selected courses only)

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Gain an Accredited UK Qualification
Access to Excellent Quality Study Materials
Personalised Learning Experience
Support by Phone, Live Chat, and Email
Eligible for TOTUM Discount Card
UK Register of Learning Providers Reg No : 10053842

Course Curriculum

Module 1
Explain the sequence and rate of each aspect of development from birth – 19 years
Module 2
Explain the difference between sequence of development and rate of development and why the difference is important
Module 3
Explain how children and young people’s development is influenced by a range of personal factors
Module 4
Explain how children and young people’s development is influenced by a range of external factor
Module 5
Explain how theories of development and frameworks to support development influence current practice
Module 6
Explain how to monitor children and young people’s development using different methods
Module 7
Explain the reasons why children and young people’s development may not follow the expected pattern
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Module 8
Explain how disability may affect development
Module 9
Explain how different types of interventions can promote positive outcomes for children and young people where development is not following the expected pattern
Module 10
Analyse the importance of early identification of speech, language and communication delays and disorders and the potential risks of late recognition
Module 11
Explain how multi agency teams work together to support speech, language and communication
Module 12
Explain how play and activities are used to support the development of speech, language and communication
Module 13
Explain how different types of transitions can affect children and young people’s development
Module 14
Evaluate the effect on children and young people of having positive relationships during periods of transition
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Students feedback


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    W B

    Warren Burgess

    April 16, 2019
    Awesome Course

    Awesome course which helped me gain a high amount of knowledge in my related work areas.

    A M

    Abram Mann

    April 05, 2019
    Great Course

    I was able to learn a lot about working effectively with children. This course helped me immensely in my career as a teaching assistant.

    E J

    Eden Jones

    December 14, 2018
    Wonderful Experience

    I have had a great time learning on this course. I liked the freedom of being able to study at home and it fitted in greatly around family life. The course was easy to understand and it has given me great knowledge so I can use it in the future. I would highly recommend this course and company to others as I feel I have got everything out of the course and I couldn’t ask for anything more.

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