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NCFE Level 4 Supporting Special Needs Course

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This NCFE Level 4 in Working with Others to support individuals with additional needs and disabilities in a school or college course is ideal for anyone who wants to work with children, young people, and adults with special educational needs and disabilities.


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NCFE LEVEL 4 Special Needs Course

The NCFE Level 4 Special Needs course covers working to support individuals with additional needs and disabilities in a school or college. It will provide the expertise to mentor other colleagues and work in partnership with parents to ensure effective intervention and help for children with special educational needs.

You don’t require a work placement to enrol on this course.

NCFE Certificate included

We know it’s no easy task when deciding which course to enrol on. Plenty of choices are out there, so we’ve done our utmost to provide you with the best syllabus you’ll find anywhere.

We’re proud to offer you our latest NCFE Level 4 SEN course that offers an outstanding, student-focused learning experience and gives you the best possible lessons for working in Special Needs. This course will give you the know-how to succeed in today’s modern school environment and help develop the knowledge and understanding needed to support children with special educational needs and disabilities. Best of all, as this course is accredited, it’s fully recognised and respected by all schools in England, Wales and Northern Ireland.

A Flexible And Fully Supported Home Study Course

Our friendly tutors are always pleased to answer any questions you may have. The same tutor remains with you with 1-1 expert tutor help until you pass, available by telephone or e-mail whenever needed.

The latest 2024 syllabus included

This course follows the brand new 2023 guidelines with up-to-date information. You don’t need to work in a school to enrol on this course.

We take enrolments all year round, and one of the biggest benefits of home study is you can make your study fit around you and your schedule. You get full 1-1 access to your personal tutor, who will guide you through the course, help prepare you for your assignments, and provide full feedback on your course progress. You can also include printed course materials, which is ideal if you prefer paper-based study to online learning. Our passion will enable you to interact with your tutor as you complete each unit. Full tutor support is offered throughout the course to ensure you pass as easily as possible.

NCFE Level 4 in Working with others to support individuals with additional needs and disability in a school or college


Working with others to support individuals with additional needs and disability in a school or college
Unit Reference M/616/5409
Unit Level 4
Guided Learning 30 hours

You will look at the effective inclusion of children, young people and/or adults. Through examination of national requirements and guidance, learners will consider the responsibilities of the special educational needs co-ordinator (SENCo) within a school or college environment to promote children’s, young people’s and/or adults’ learning and development. By undertaking this unit, learners will develop confidence and expertise to mentor other colleagues and work in partnership with parents/carers and other professionals to ensure intervention remains effective for children, young people and/or adults with special educational needs and disabilities,

Course Entry Requirements – school placement required

NCFE do not have any formal entry requirements for enrolment on this course.

  • No school placement is required.
  • No formal qualifications are required.
  • You must be over 16 years of age.
  • Enrolments are open all year.

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Receive immediate access to your course as soon as you’ve enrolled!

A genuine certificate from NCFE

Study with us, and you will gain the same accredited qualifications and certificates as at a local college.

Upon course completion, you will receive an NCFE Level 4 RQF certificate that’s fully recognised & accepted by all primary and secondary schools, including colleges. There’s no mention of distance learning or home study anywhere on the certificate, and we guarantee it’s exactly the same qualification that attendance-based colleges provide.

Enrolment fee includes NCFE certificate, all your course materials and full tutor support.

( RQF’s have now replaced the old NVQ & QCF qualifications )

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