Higher Level Teaching Assistant Certificate Level 4

A higher level teaching assistant (HLTA) does all the things that regular teaching assistants do, but the biggest difference is the increased level of responsibility within the classroom.

What's included in this course?

We design all of our courses to meet the exacting educational standards set by our accreditors and regulators but we also want to make sure you succeed and reach your goals. Have a quick read about how we do this below.

The full package

This home study course is the full package! It’s fully regulated by the government examinations department OFQUAL so you’ll get exactly the same qualification as at a local college. Our course materials are clear and easy to understand with the lessons, activities and assignments all designed for you to succeed. There’s full tutor support by telephone and email ensuring the best 1 to 1 help available anywhere. Enrol by 4pm and your course is delivered next working day. Our passion lets you to complete your study as easily as possible!

Course Time-frame – 12 months

The total RQF Guided Learning Hours for this Level 4 HLTA Teaching Assistant course takes 360 hours and you get a full 12 months to complete your course. This course is completed via home study and you work entirely at your own pace – this means you can complete your course sooner if you wish to put in the extra study time! Alternatively should you find you need a little longer, for a small additional fee we can also extend your course for you.

Course Materials – yours to keep forever

All of your course materials are provided in ‘hard copy’ i.e books so you can have all your course materials, lessons, activities and assignments to keep forever. You may write notes in your books, underline, highlight and use your books as you want. There are a total of 7 RQF work assignments to complete on this course and there’s no need to be working in a school at this level.

Course Delivery – next working day

We understand how eager you are to get started so we enrol you as quickly as possible. Enrol by 4p.m and get your course pack the next working day! On weekends and Bank Holidays it may take a couple of extra days. If there’s any delay we’ll keep you informed. If you haven’t received your course after 2 working days please contact us.

Speak to Your Tutors – they’re fully qualified

Expert and friendly tutors are on hand to help guide you throughout your course With 1 to 1 support by telephone and e-mail, they’ll provide feedback at every stage of the way. Our tutors are always delighted to answer all of your questions.

Entry Requirements – simple enrolment

This course doesn’t require any previous experience or qualifications to enrol on. You don’t need to be working in a school either, making it very easy to get started. It’s home study, so flexible & convenient – you can enrol any-time of the year. This course is accredited by TQUK and provides a government Level 4 HLTA Teaching Assistant qualification from the government examinations department OFQUAL.


We're accredited and regulated

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from £99.17/month

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