Teaching Assistant Level 2

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Teaching Assistant Level 2

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The Teaching Assistant Level 2 course is an introduction to the principles and practices involved in providing learning support to children in a professional setting, ideal for aspiring teaching assistants and those who are new to the industry.

In this course, learners will develop their understanding of the role of a teaching assistant and will gain the relevant skills and knowledge to ensure their career progression. As an introductory course, it explores the classroom structure and environment in detail, covering core topics such as planning activities and teaching methodologies. 

This course also provides an in-depth introduction to teaching children with special educational needs (SEN), and how to promote their learning and development in a classroom environment.

Learning Objectives

  • Have a comprehensive knowledge of the principles and practices of teaching
  • Learn how to plan lessons, set up equipment and prepare engaging learning activities
  • Gain a solid understanding of SEN teaching methods & how to support children with learning difficulties
  • Familiarise with a wide range of practical classroom teaching methodologies
  • Develop core skills such as listening, communication, planning and organising
  • Understand how to provide learning support to small groups and individuals
  • Explore your career opportunities in teaching & requirements for teaching in the UK
  • Gain the skills, accreditation &  practical knowledge to kickstart a rewarding career in teaching

Who is this Course for?

This course is suitable for aspiring teaching assistants who are looking to fast track their career with the relevant skills and knowledge required for a teaching assistant role. It is an introductory program for those who want to learn about the responsibilities of a teaching assistant and how to provide professional learning support.

Entry Requirement:

  • This course is available to all learners, of all academic backgrounds.
  • Learners should be aged 16 or over to undertake the qualification.
  • Good understanding of English language, numeracy and ICT are required to attend this course.


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. Your training provider 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.

Certificate of Achievement

Endorsed Certificate of Achievement

At the successful completion of the course, the learners can order an endorsed certificate of achievement by paying the fee of £68. There is an additional £10 delivery charge for international students.

Certificate of Completion from Course Gate

At the successful completion of the course, you can obtain your CPD certificate from us. You can order the PDF certificate for £9 and the hard copy for £15. Also, you can order both PDF and hardcopy certificates for £22.

Career path

On successful completion of the course, learners will have the practical knowledge and understanding to kickstart a rewarding career in teaching and can progress to the Teaching Assistant Level 3 course. Related professions in this field include:

  • Teaching Assistant
  • SEN Teaching Assistant
  • EYFS Teaching Assistant

Course Curriculum

Module 01: Fundamentals of Teaching
Understanding the Development of Children and Young Person 01:00:00
Communication and Professional Relationships with Pupils and Family 01:00:00
Safeguarding the Welfare of Children and Young Person 01:00:00
Assessment Module 01
Module 01 Final Quiz Exam – Teaching Assistant Level 2 00:10:00
Module 02: Teaching Methodologies - Part 1
Education – A Group Enterprise 00:20:00
Traits to Develop 00:30:00
Grow the Attention 00:30:00
Learning Good Habits 00:25:00
Importance of Memory 00:30:00
Assessment Module 02
Module 02 Final Quiz Exam – Teaching Assistant Level 2 00:10:00
Module 03: Teaching Methodologies - Part 2
Imagination is Important 00:16:00
Breakdown of Thinking Process 00:30:00
Appreciation – An Aesthetic Emotion 00:20:00
Learning Reflexive Activities 00:35:00
Differing Individuals 01:00:00
Assessment Module 03
Module 03 Final Quiz Exam – Teaching Assistant Level 2 00:10:00
Module 04: Teaching Methodologies - Part 3
Morality Matters 00:30:00
Different Learning Methods 00:15:00
Different Psychological Exercises 00:30:00
Problems, Situations & Solutions 00:20:00
Measuring the Achievements 01:00:00
Assessment Module 04
Module 04 Final Quiz Exam – Teaching Assistant Level 2 00:10:00
Module 05: SEN Teaching
Special Educational Needs (SEN) Teacher 00:05:00
Statutory and Regulatory Context for SEN 00:30:00
Principles and Practice of Leadership in Different Contexts 00:15:00
How SEN and Disabilities Affect Pupils’ Participation and Learning 00:15:00
Strategies for Improving the Performance of the Pupils with SEN 00:10:00
Assessment Module 05
Module 05 Final Quiz Exam – Teaching Assistant Level 2 00:10:00
Module 06: SENCO Training
Whole-school Planning and Organisation 00:40:00
Assessment 00:10:00
Teamwork for SEN: Roles and Functions 00:40:00
Planning for Individual Students with SEN 00:15:00
Teaching and Learning in the Inclusive School 00:20:00
Assessment Module 06
Module 06 Final Quiz Exam – Teaching Assistant Level 2 00:10:00
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Order Your Certificate QLS 00:00:00
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