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CHC30213 Certificate III in Education Support

National ID: CHC30213 | State ID: J588

This qualification will provide you with the practical skills and knowledge to assist the teaching staff in schools and provide care and supervision for children from kindergarten to Year 10. You will learn how to implement planned education programs, assist students in their learning and development, contribute to the safety and health of students and support students with additional needs.

You will also learn how to work with children and young people at risk of harm, work effectively with culturally diverse students, families and co-workers and gain an introductory knowledge into working with children with special needs. As part of this qualification you will undertake a supervised work placement where you will be able to apply the skills and knowledge you have learned.

Please check with your local campus for study modes and elective units offered. Flexible study is available to be commenced all year round.


Entrance Requirements

Work placement

Job opportunities

Study pathway

How to apply

Entrance Requirements
School Leaver Non-School Leaver AQF
OLNA or NAPLAN 9 Band 8 C Grades in Year 10 English and Maths or equivalent Certificate I or Certificate II
Work placement

The training package does not specify any mandatory entry requirements into this course. However prospective students should note that a mandatory part of the course requires you to participate and complete a supervised work placement, in a suitable environment that provides the services in your selected area of study. Before you commence work placement, you may be required to obtain a police clearance (approximately $72).

Please check when you enquire as to whether a police clearance is required for your work placement. It is strongly recommended you also consult with your doctor about having a flu vaccination. Further information on work placement requirements can be obtained from the CHC Training Package Implementation Guide This course is Competitive at selected campuses and further Entrance Requirements may apply. Not all study modes are offered at all campuses.

Job opportunities

Successful completion of this qualification provides you with the opportunity to become an education assistant working with students in mainstream classrooms and students with additional needs.

Study pathway

Certificate IV in Education Support

How to apply

Part time, flexible or online courses have rolling enrolments. For help enrolling or for more information contact your local campus.
Please note that all delivery modes may not be available at all campuses, please check with individual campuses on modes of study.

For full time courses, apply at http://tasonline.tafe.wa.edu.au when applications are open.

For international students, contact www.tafeinternational.wa.edu.au.

For apprenticeships and traineeships, you must be employed in a training contract by an appropriate organisation to study.

For all other enquiries please call us on 1800 621 445 or email enquiry@srtafe.wa.edu.au.

Delivery location, important dates and study options

Semester 2, 2019

Albany, Bunbury, Busselton, Collie, Esperance, Harvey, Katanning, Manjimup, Margaret River, Narrogin


Fees and charges


Duration 6 months
When Semester 2, 2019
Where Albany
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Not all study modes are offered at all campuses. Please check with your local campus for study modes and elective units offered.

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Page last updated August 05, 2019