Relationship to competency standards

Unit Description

This unit may be undertaken as a core competency in the Certificate III in Education Support.

This unit covers the skills and knowledge required to maintain compliance with legislation, policy and industrial instruments that relate to the education support worker role. The unit applies to education support work in a variety of contexts and a work placement is required so that learning is undertaken with appropriate guidance, support and supervision by a nominated teacher or other education professional.

The theory component of the unit is delivered on a weekly basis.

The student is required to confirm their work placement which could be at any of the following: Government school (pre-primary, primary and secondary), Private/non-government school (pre-primary, primary and secondary), Education centre, Kindergarten, Special educational centre, or Community educational centre.

To pass this unit all elements of the CHCEDS001 - Comply with legislative, policy and industrial requirements in the education environment competency must be successfully demonstrated.

Teaching Strategies

Unit offerings

Face to face:

Please note

The Unit Offerings listed above are a guide only and the timetable for any year is the final authority. The College may vary offerings based on demand or other conditions.

This unit may be available in different modes of delivery i.e. online and face-to-face as listed above. The unit content will not differ between these modes of delivery. There will possibly be a difference in the schedule and/or the prescribed assessment tasks, however both will cover and assess the same content.