Speech Therapy and SEN Teaching Assistant Course
Are you interested in receiving a comprehensive online educational experience with two courses rolled into one for added convenience? Enrol in our Speech Therapy and SEN Teaching Assistant Course and start working towards a brighter, promising future right now!
This course will walk you through everything you need to know about Speech Therapy and SEN education. The modules gradually present a detailed overview of the needs of children with speech and language difficulties or disabilities.
Being a skilled and certified therapist or SEN teaching assistant can open new professional opportunities for you, even enhance your visibility in your organisation, and improve your credibility with patients, students, and their parents, etc.
Our course is better than ever and is suitable for anyone interested in working in this sector or for those who simply want to learn more about speech therapy and SEN teaching. If you’re an individual looking to excel within this field, then the Speech Therapy and SEN Teaching Assistant Course is perfect for you.
Please note that this online training does not entitle you to practise as a registered speech and language therapist. If you are looking for a course to comply with HCPC’s requirements, please contact the HCPC or the RCSLT.
The course is delivered through our online learning platform, accessible through any internet-connected device. There are no formal deadlines or teaching schedules, meaning you are free to study the course at your own pace.
You are taught through a combination of
- Video lessons
- Online study materials
- Mock exams
- Multiple-choice assessment
Endorsed Certification from ABC Awards
After successfully completing the course, learners will be able to order an endorsed certificate as proof of their new qualification. Endorsed certificates can be ordered and get delivered to your home by post for only £ 129. There is an additional £10 postage charge for international students.
CPD Certification from One Education
After successfully completing the MCQ assessment of this course, you will qualify for the CPD Certificate from One Education, as proof of your continued professional development. Certification is available in PDF format, at the cost of £9, or a hard copy can be sent to you via post, at the cost of £15.
At the end of this course successful learners will receive a Certificate of Achievement from ABC Awards and Certa Awards and a Learner Unit Summary (which lists the components the learner has completed as part of the course).
The course has been endorsed under the ABC Awards and Certa Awards Quality Licence Scheme. This means that One Education has undergone an external quality check to ensure that the organisation and the courses it offers, meet defined quality criteria. The completion of this course alone does not lead to a regulated qualification* but may be used as evidence of knowledge and skills gained. The Learner Unit Summary may be used as evidence towards Recognition of Prior Learning if you wish to progress your studies in this subject. To this end the learning outcomes of the course have been benchmarked at Level 7 against level descriptors published by Ofqual, to indicate the depth of study and level of demand/complexity involved in successful completion by the learner.
The course itself has been designed by One Education to meet specific learners’ and/or employers’ requirements which cannot be satisfied through current regulated qualifications. ABC Awards & Certa Awards endorsement involves robust and rigorous quality audits by external auditors to ensure quality is continually met. A review of courses is carried out as part of the endorsement process.
ABC Awards and Certa Awards have long-established reputations for providing high quality vocational qualifications across a wide range of industries. ABC Awards and Certa Awards combine over 180 years of expertise combined with a responsive, flexible and innovative approach to the needs of our customers.
Renowned for excellent customer service, and quality standards, ABC Awards and Certa Awards also offer regulated qualifications for all ages and abilities post-14; all are developed with the support of relevant stakeholders to ensure that they meet the needs and standards of employers across the UK.
This course has been endorsed by the Quality Licence Scheme for its high-quality, non-regulated provision and training programmes. This course is not regulated by Ofqual and is not an accredited qualification. Your training provider will be able to advise you on any further recognition, for example progression routes into further and/or higher education. For further information please visit the Learner FAQs on the Quality Licence Scheme website.
*Regulated qualification refers to those qualifications that are regulated by Ofqual / CCEA / Qualification Wales
Method of Assessment
To assess your learning, you have to participate in an automated multiple choice question exam. You have to score at least 60% to pass the exam and to qualify for ABC endorsed and CPD accredited certificates. After passing the exam, you will be able to apply for a certificate.
In addition, to enhance the depth of your knowledge regarding the course and further assess your learning, you are advised to complete the assignment questions provided at the end of the course, which you can complete anytime you wish. After submitting the assignment, our expert tutor will assess your assignment and will give you feedback on your performance.
Why study this course
Whether you’re an existing practitioner or aspiring professional, this course will enhance your expertise and boost your CV with key skills and an accredited qualification attesting to your knowledge.
The Speech Therapy and SEN Teaching Assistant is open to all, with no formal entry requirements. All you need is a passion for learning, a good understanding of the English language, numeracy and IT, and to be over the age of 16.
|Module 01: An Overview of Speech Therapy||00:13:00|
|Module 02: The Science of Speech||00:20:00|
|Module 03: The Anatomy of Speech||01:00:00|
|Module 04: Characteristic of Speech: Linguistic Discipline||00:27:00|
|Module 05: Literacy and Language Development||00:22:00|
|Module 06: Child Speech & Language Disorders||00:32:00|
|Module 07: Adult Speech & Language Disorders||00:29:00|
|Module 08: How to Help a Child with SL Difficulties||00:25:00|
|SEN Teaching Assistant|
|Module 01: Special Education Needs (SEN) An Overview||00:08:00|
|Module 02: SEN Support||00:12:00|
|Module 03: High Quality Teaching for Pupils with SEN||00:09:00|
|Module 04: SEN Teaching Methodologies||00:20:00|
|Module 05: Communication and Interaction||00:16:00|
|Module 06: Cognition and Learning||00:20:00|
|Module 07: Social, Emotional and Mental Health Difficulties||00:11:00|
|Module 08: Sensory or Physical Needs||00:15:00|
|Module 09: Working in Partnership||00:09:00|
|Mock Exam – Speech Therapy and SEN Teaching Assistant Course||00:20:00|
|Final Exam – Speech Therapy and SEN Teaching Assistant Course||00:20:00|
|Assignment – Speech Therapy and SEN Teaching Assistant Course|
|Assignment – Speech Therapy and SEN Teaching Assistant Course||Unlimited|