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Intermediate Apprenticeship in Supporting Teaching & Learning at Cambridge Regional College

Course description

This qualification is for those who wish to work in schools as a teaching assistant, learning support assistant or special
needs assistant.

The apprenticeship framework consists of a level 2 certificate in Supporting Teaching and Learning, Employer Rights and
Responsibilities (ERR), Functional Skills in Maths level 1, English level 2 and ITC level 1, and Personal Learning and
Thinking Skills (PLTS). The certificate is made up of mandatory and optional units. It has a minimum credit value of 30

Entry requirements

GCSE 3 or functional skills Level 1 in English and maths. Learners must be in the correct job role to provide evidence for aportfolio.


All units are assessed by a qualified workplace assessor

Financial information

We are committed to providing financial support to learners where it is available. We would actively encourage you to enquire about possible financial support as soon as you can. Depending on your situation, you may qualify for a contribution towards College costs such as kit, equipment, residential fees, meals, childcare etc. Enquiries can be made to

Future opportunities

On successful completion of this course you can progress to the level 3 advanced apprenticeship in Supporting Teaching
and Learning.

Further information

We would encourage you to visit one of our Cambridge Regional College Open Days:

Huntingdon: Thursday 7th February 2019 9:30am-12:30pm
Cambridge: Saturday 9th February 2019 9:30am-12:30pm
Cambridge: Wednesday 3rd April 2019 4:30pm-7:30pm
Huntingdon: Thursday 2nd May 2019 4:30pm-7:30pm
Cambridge: Thursday 13th June 2019 4:30pm-7:30pm
Huntingdon: Saturday 15th June 9:30am-12:30pm

If you need any more information about any of our courses, please request a copy of our full-time prospectus or contact our Information & Advice Team on 01223 226315.

Students who currently attend a Cambridge Area Partnership school should apply online via or by using the Cambridge Area Partnership application form (depending on your school). Please ask your careers teacher at school.

Once we have received your application, you will be invited to attend a college Welcome Event, which gives you and your parents/carers the opportunity to have a look around the College, talk to the tutors and ask any questions you may have.

We look forward to seeing you at the College soon!

How to apply

You can apply for this course through UCAS Progress. Add this course to your favourites so you can start making an application.

Last updated date: 30 January 2019
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    • Information and Advice Team
    • Contact telephone number:
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