Special Educational Needs (SEN) is the term which explains the needs of a child who has a difficulty or disability which makes learning harder for them than for other children their age. Special educational needs and disabilities can affect a child or young person’s ability to learn and they require special attention from Teaching Assistants who support children with their learning activities in the classroom. They work closely with classroom teachers to make sure students learn in a safe and caring setting. Having appropriate knowledge, skills and strategies of an SEN Teaching Assistant will enable you to become a great professional help to the special educational needs of special children who need extra attention for their education and understanding. This includes assessing their problems and making them solve it so that they get proper education and are at par with the class’s progress. Having SEN skills and knowledge as a Teaching Assistant will no doubt highly increase your employability in this field as around one in five children has SEN at some point during their school years. This course will provide you with the comprehensive lessons for becoming an SEN teaching assistant for children who have special educational needs.
All the courses advertised on this website are studied online. There is no need for you to attend a venue to gain one of our qualifications.
The course is designed to display correctly on all devices including PC’s, Tablets and Mobile phones. As long as you have an internet connection you can log on and study.
Yes. Each course has an end, of course, multiple-choice test that will test your knowledge of the course modules you have just studied.
The pass mark for the end of course tests is 60%