This course is for people who are already working as an integration or teacher aide with students with special needs/or learning difficulties, and for those interested in persuing a career in these fields.
You will need the organisational, communication, study, literacy and numeracy skills equivalent to the level required to study Year 12 successfully. Please note: you will be required to complete a current Police Check and/or Working With Children Check before working in schools. Other Entry Requirements You need to attend an Information Session, then complete an Expression of Interest Form and attend an interview before you are considered for entry into this course.
Certificate III in Education (Language & Literacy/Working with Students with Special Needs)
Key Study Areas
Topics covered include:
* Working in an educational environment
* Participating in workplace safety procedures
* Contributing to effective workplace relationships
* Processing and maintaining workplace information
* Using business technology
* Searching and assessing online business information
* Communicating appropriately with clients and colleagues
Units for Language and Literacy stream
Units for Students with Special Needs
• Bendigo (City Campus)
• Flexible Delivery
This is a two year part time course, however, you can study individual units according to which role-specific option is preferred (students with special needs or language & literacy). This course is also available through flexible delivery.
• Group Interview
On successful completion of this course you will be eligible to apply for Integration Aide positions in primary and secondary schools and in pre school and child care settings.
Further Study Options
Other education providers may offer higher level integration aide courses. After successful completion you may choose to apply for further study at BRIT
in the fields listed below.
Certifcate IV in Disability Work :: CHC40302
Certificate III in Children's Services :: CHC30402
Diploma of Children's Services :: CHC50302
You will be assessed as part of this course.
The course comprises 14 units - 7 core units and 7 stream electives.
Recognition of Prior Learning
Recognition of your current qualifications and prior learning: BRIT
has processes to give you credit for relevant units from your prior study, and to assess your prior learning against units in a course.