In the Certificate IV of Education Support you’ll learn how to work alongside a teacher to guide and facilitate learning in a range of educational settings. Develop the skills needed to support students in literacy and numeracy, and to work with students with a specific learning need or disability.
In this course, you’ll gain hands-on experience through a practical placement designed to enhance your learning and employability.
This course aims to provide graduates with the skills, knowledge and values to work in the education environment as a teacher aide. You’ll also learn how to support students with individual learning or behavioural needs.
This Free TAFE course is in high demand. Apply early for a better chance of securing your place in it. Otherwise, you may have to wait for the next intake.
12 months full-time
Hawthorn (March, August)
Wantirna (March, August) - View application and start dates
VTAC course codes
Hawthorn (fee type determined by provider)
Wantirna (fee type determined by provider)
This is a nationally approved vocational course that is recognised throughout Australia.
Study this course for low-fee or free in 2021
You could have some or all your tuition fees covered in 2021 thanks to government initiatives JobTrainer and Free TAFE for Priority Courses.
JobTrainer is available if you are 17-24 years or a job seeker of any age, impacted by Coronavirus (COVID-19).
Free TAFE for Priority Courses is available if you are under 20 years old, or enrolling in a course at a higher level than you have completed before.
If you don't tick either of these boxes, you could still have a chance! There are other factors, too. The best way to find out if you’re eligible is to apply.