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Certificate IV in Education Support

CHC40213
Average Course Fee: $3518
Average Duration: 1 Year

This qualification reflects the role of workers in a range of education settings, including public and independent schools and community education settings, who provide assistance and support to teachers and students under broad-based supervision.

Some job roles may require tasks to be performed with a moderate level of autonomy and/or the provision of supervision/leadership to other staff/volunteers.

No licensing, legislative or certification requirements apply to this qualification at the time of publication.

These are the outcomes of graduates surveyed six months after completing their training for Certificate IV in Education Support

91.4%

Satisfied with the training
59.5%

Received job-related
benefits from training
Teachers' Aide ( ANZSCO code 422116)
Expected job openings
Expected job openings are: high Low Below average Average Above average High
High
87,600 persons were employed as Education Aides in 2015. Job openings over the next 5 years are expected to be greater than 50,000.
Average weekly full time earnings
Average weekly full time earnings are: low Low Below average Average Above average High
Low
Average weekly full time earnings before tax for Education Aides in 2014 are: $862. Average earnings for all occupations are: $1,200
Source: Department of Employment. For full details on Education Aides visit Job Outlook
This course may be subsidised in the following state and territories


For more information about financial support and subsidies for training, please refer to the Financial assistance page

Total number of units = 17

  • 12 core units
  • 5 elective units, of which:
  • at least 3 must be selected from the electives listed below
  • up to 2 units may be selected from any endorsed Training Packages or accredited courses relevant to the work outcome
  • All electives chosen must contribute to a valid, industry-supported vocational outcome.

    Core

    CHCDIV001

    Work with diverse people

    CHCDIV002

    Promote Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander cultural safety

    CHCECE006

    Support behaviour of children and young people

    CHCEDS001

    Comply with legislative, policy and industrial requirements in the education environment

    CHCEDS021

    Assist in facilitation of student learning

    CHCEDS022

    Work with students in need of additional support

    CHCEDS024

    Use educational strategies to support Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander education

    CHCEDS025

    Facilitate learning for students with disabilities

    CHCEDS032

    Support learning and implementation of responsible behaviour

    CHCPRP003

    Reflect on and improve own professional practice

    CHCPRT001

    Identify and respond to children and young people at risk

    HLTWHS001

    Participate in workplace health and safety

    Elective

    CHCCDE004

    Implement participation and engagement strategies

    CHCDIS004

    Communicate using augmentative and alternative communication strategies

    CHCDIS009

    Facilitate ongoing skills development using a person-centred approach

    CHCEDS013

    Use an e-learning management system

    CHCEDS019

    Support students’ mathematics learning

    CHCEDS020

    Support students’ literacy learning

    CHCEDS023

    Supervise students outside the classroom

    CHCEDS026

    Deliver elements of teaching and learning programs

    CHCEDS027

    Support flexible learning in an education environment

    CHCEDS028

    Assist in production of language resources

    CHCEDS029

    Assist teacher to develop Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander language and culture lessons

    CHCEDS030

    Coordinate e-learning programs

    CHCEDS031

    Provide support to students with autism spectrum disorder

    CHCLLN001

    Respond to client language, literacy and numeracy needs

    CHCPRP001

    Develop and maintain networks and collaborative partnerships

    HLTAID003

    Provide first aid

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    The following occupations relate to this qualification.

    Support Worker (Community Services)
    The following industry sectors relate to this qualification.

    Community Services
    Health and Community Services



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    Offsite training is avaliable in the following locations:
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    Limited to the following postcodes:
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    Fixed submission dates (assessment pieces have set submission dates)
    Self-paced (training has no set class times of set submission dates)

    This RTO can offer VET Student Loans for certain approved courses. A VET Student Loan is a capped loan from the Australian Government to help you pay your tuition fees. Your initial loan debt amount (loan and loan fee, if applicable), plus indexation, must be paid back once you start earning over a certain amount. The amount for the 2017-2018 income year is $55,874.

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    Student outcomes for Certificate IV in Education Support

    These are the outcomes of graduates surveyed six months after completing their training for Certificate IV in Education Support

    56.8%

    Of people who were not employed before starting their course were employed after completing it.
    Community and Personal Service Workers
    78.7 %

    Carers and Aides

    Of those employed after training, were in the same occupation as their course.
    Community and Personal Service Workers
    82.7%
    Community and Personal Service Workers
    Professionals
    4.5*%
    Professionals
    Clerical and Administrative Workers
    3.5*%
    Clerical and Administrative Workers
    Median salary of those employed in their first full-time job
    (includes those employed prior to training)

    $63,900

    $52,100


    Destination
    after training
    This
    course
    Similar
    courses
    All Certificate IV courses
    Employed or in further study after training (%) 91.8 94.2 91.4
    Employment outcomes:
    Employed (%)
    Full-time (%)
    Part-time (%)
     
    87.1
    23.7
    62.9
     
    91.6
    61
    30.5
     
    84.2
    55.2
    28.7
    Further study outcomes:
    Enrolled at University (%)
    Enrolled at TAFE (%)
    Enrolled at Other provider (%)
     
    6.0*
    -
    11.2
     
    8.5
    3.9
    16.5
     
    7.7
    8.5
    15.4
    Satisfied with the training (%) 91.4 85.9 85.6
    Received job-related benefits from training (%) 59.5 60.7 62.4
    Received personal benefits from training (%) 94.8 86.6 90.8
    Achieved main reason for undertaking training (%) 92.3 87.7 84.7
    Recommend the training to other (%) 95.3 91.2 90.4

    Employment
    status
    This
    course
    Similar
    courses
    All Certificate IV courses
    Median salary (Full-time) ($) - 63 900 52 100
    Top Occupations (%):
    Community and Personal Service Workers
    Professionals
    Clerical and Administrative Workers
     
    82.7
    4.5*
    3.5*
     
    48.9
    20.3
    10.5
     
    22.4
    20.5
    16.7
    Top Industries (%):
    Education and Training
    Health Care and Social Assistance
    Accommodation and Food Services
     
    81.2
    6.4*
    3.5*
     
    36.4
    20
    8.7
     
    21.1
    11.6
    10.9

    Employment
    status
    This
    course
    Similar
    courses
    All Certificate IV courses
    Employed after training (%) - 94.8 91.8
    Median salary (Employed full-time) ($) - 63 700 52 200
    Enrolled in further study (%) - 29.1 30
    Satisfied with the training (%) - 86 85.5
    Achieved main reason for undertaking training (%) - 88.7 87.2

    Employment
    status
    This
    course
    Similar
    courses
    All Certificate IV courses
    Employed after training (%) 56.8 52.5 47.1
    Median salary (Employed full-time) ($) - 52 700 44 400
    Enrolled in further study (%) 19 26.8 39.3
    Satisfied with the training (%) - 86 86.8
    Achieved main reason for undertaking training (%) - 74.7 73.3

    Please Note:
    All statistics are supplied by the National Centre for Vocational Education Research.
    * The estimate has a relative standard error greater than 25% and therefore should be used with caution.
    ** NCVER does not report on estimates based on less than 5 respondents because the estimates are unreliable.
    For more information, please refer to the Statistics Explained page.

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    Education and Training
    81.2
    Education and Training
    Health Care and Social Assistance
    6.4*
    Health Care and Social Assistance
    Accommodation and Food Services
    3.5*
    Accommodation and Food Services
    Community Services
    Stream Certificate II Certificate III Certificate IV Diploma Advanced Diploma
    Youth Work          
    Youth Justice          
    Children’s Services - Early Childhood & School Age Education and Care          
    Child, Youth & Family Intervention          
    Community Services Work - General          
    Pastoral Care          
    Social Housing          
    Aged and Disability Home and Community Care          
    Alcohol & Other Drugs          
    Mental Health          
    Celebrancy          
    Counselling          
    Case Management          
    Career and Employment Services          

    Note: Information provided as a guide only.  Chart developed by the Australian Apprenticeships & Traineeships Information Service (aatinfo.com.au). Information in this chart may be reproduced with acknowledgement of its source: "The Australian Apprenticeships & Traineeships Information Service (aapathways.com.au/jpc) funded by the Australian Government Department of Education and Training".