Teaching Assistant (Short Course)

Teaching Assistant (Short Course)

Teaching Assistant Course

eLearning College is proud to introduce this all-new teaching assistant course, now open for enrolment. Our online teaching assistant courses (with certificates available upon completion for a small fee) are suitable for newcomers and experienced teaching assistants at all levels.  Take part in any of our teaching assistant courses online for free and enjoy the freedom to study alongside your current commitments.  Build the knowledge, skills, and confidence you need to become a trusted educational assistant, with the full help and support of eLearning College.

Commitment to continuous professional development holds the key to a successful career in education.  Teaching assistants play an invaluable role in supporting the academic and social development of the pupils they work with.  This introductory teaching assistant free course provides an essential overview of the hard and soft skills needed to become a capable and confident TA.  Whether starting from scratch or looking to take your existing career to the next level, an endorsed teaching assistant certificate could make all the difference.  Enrol online and get started today, 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
  • Explain how teaching assistants support pupils in a variety of ways


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 Short Course
Study Method Online
Course Duration 1 Month(s)
Entry Requirements

There are no entry requirements.

Start Date Ongoing
Student Feedback


Course Rating

Student Feedback


Charity mikateko Shongwe

4 months ago

Thanks elearningcollege I've learned a lot from this short course ...­čÖĆ­čĆ╗


Boglárka Kardos

4 months ago

I loved this course; it was apparent and understandable. I think anyone interested in Education would learn something from this course. I 100% recommend it.


Zinhle Cynthia Mvulane

9 months ago

I enjoyed this course and Course material is clear


Mariam Audu

9 months ago

This course has really educated and enlightened me on the responsibilities and requirements of a Teaching assistant at all levels of education.


Ernest Velaphi Mchunu

1 year ago

Good but I don't have money to pay for my certificate



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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Certification adds credibility and value to your CV, giving you a major edge in today's competitive job market. Complete as many free courses as you like to enhance and improve your resume.

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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