Diploma in Teaching Assistant


Diploma in Teaching Assistant

Higher Level Teaching Assistant Course 

Enrol online with eLearning College, for the chance to take part in this Higher-Level Teaching Assistant Course for free.  Our exclusive TA training courses are ideal for newcomers and experienced learners – anyone looking to build a successful career as a teaching assistant. This advanced eLearning TA Diploma Course can be taken free of charge from anywhere in the world, with no fixed study schedules and no deadlines.  Enjoy the freedom to complete your Higher-Level Teaching Assistant Course in your own time and at a pace that suits your lifestyle. Key topics and knowledge areas covered include working with children in a classroom setting, the daily duties of teaching assistants, how to support children with additional needs and more.  Check out our full range of endorsed TA training courses online, or contact the admissions team at eLearning College anytime for more information.

Learning Outcomes

By the end of this course the learner will be able to:

  • Discuss the primary duties of the professional teaching assistant
  • Understand the characteristics of the effective teaching assistant
  • Understand the unique challenges of working in an educational environment
  • Support the curriculum for the benefit of teachers and students
  • Work confidently in a classroom setting
  • Understand the National Literacy Strategy
  • Define and discuss special educational needs in the classroom
  • Provide invaluable support for teachers and pupils
  • Understand the difficulties encountered by children with dyslexia
  • Discuss the various signs and symptoms of dyslexia in children


At eLearning College, our exclusive elearning programs can be taken from any location, and are offered 100% free of charge.  It costs nothing to enrol, and we include all essential learning resources and study aids as standard.

Our self-paced courses are ideal for anyone looking to build the knowledge and skills needed to improve their career prospects.  Upon completion of your free online course, you will have the opportunity to request one of the following certificates as proof of your new skills:

  1. An official Course Completion Certificate from eLearning College
  2. A CPD Accredited Certificate to boost your CPD profile
  3. An Endorsed Certificate issued by the Quality Licence Scheme

A certificate confirming the successful completion of your course could be just the thing to boost your CV, giving you an edge over rival candidates.  A small fee is payable for each of these certificates, for which more information can be found on our pricing page

However, there is no obligation to claim any of these certificates, and there is nothing to pay to take part in any of our online programs.

For more information on our free online courses or to learn more about the three certificate options above, contact a member of the team at eLearning College today.


Course Info

Course Level Level 5
Study Method Online
Course Duration 3 Month(s)
Entry Requirements

There are no entry requirements.

Start Date Ongoing

Student Feedback


Course Rating

Student Feedback


Amanda Nkalanga

1 month ago

It has been a great experience learning this course


Ngwa shuri Tatiana

2 months ago

This is course is one of the most advanced and adequate course which clearly explains how to handle kids in school environment


Happiness Okoro

2 months ago

This is a mindblowing experience,more knowledge gained on the job of teaching assistant.Hoping to put all i have learnt to practise,to make a better teaching assistant.


Nivo Raharimamonjy

4 months ago

The course was worth reading, I have learnt a lot.



Enhance your knowledge and skills with the course materials and learning resources we provide.


Complete each end-of-unit assessment to progress through the course at your own pace.


After successfully completing your course in full, you will be able to claim your certificate or diploma.


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With your new credentials, you will have a much better change of getting hired. Whether starting from scratch or considering a career change, every achievement and accolade on your CV could help.

The more impressive your professional profile, the easier it becomes to climb the career ladder. Maximise your potential and fast-track your development, with the help of eLearning College.


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