CHC40213 Certificate IV in Education Support


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.

Course Structure

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.


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


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

Entry Requirements

No equivalent qualification.


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