Education Support

Certificate III

National Code: CHC30213

Course information

About the course

Course Number: CHC30213-01V02

Are you a patient, responsible, helpful person? Are you interested in supporting educational activities and assisting students to achieve positive learning outcomes? If so, this is the right course for you.
Our Certificate III in Education Support will qualify you to work as a Teachers' Aide, where you help and assist teachers in the classroom and provide additional support for students with their learning and development.

You will learn how to plan a lesson, facilitate a class, supervise students, and how to respond to diverse student needs in a range of classroom contexts, including public and independent schools, and community education settings.
If you are considering studying towards  a rewarding career in education support with North Coast TAFE you will receive a huge amount of support in various ways, flexible delivery arrangements, and on-the-job experience that will give you the skills that will help you to secure employment.

This qualification is suitable for an Australian traineeship pathway, including a school based traineeship.

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  • TAFE 2 uni pathways

  • Get credit for previous study and life experience

Other student services offered with this course

Counselling and career services
Disability support services
Libraries and information services


North Coast TAFE offers a wide choice of courses, some that attract government subsidies and some that do not. The fees payable will vary, depending on your personal circumstances, your study history and the course you choose.

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