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Teaching Assistant

by Christina Chacoliades

I really enjoyed doing the Cambridge Open College course for the Teaching Assistant Level 3. It was hard doing the course and working, but it gave me the flexibility to fulfill all my other commitments. I remained focused and pushed myself to ...
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Thumbs Up

by Chris B

The course is really challenging but very interesting, best money
I've spent.

Thumbs up!!...
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Enjoyable

by Debbie

Enjoyed the course very much and learned a lot, some very good points to learn throughout the course....
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Best decision I've made

by Luke J

This course has been great and I am so glad I made the choice to enrol...
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Excellent

by Judith

Found the student portal easy to use and it maid it especially simple to get in touch with the tutors, can't wait to put theory into practice in my new job...
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Brilliant Start

by Margaret B

A brilliant start and highly recommended for anyone wanting to start a career in child care....
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Nice course: best qualification

by Miss G Bhatti

I have been very satisfied with everything. The practical sheet has been signed off by the school I am at and I hope I have passed this also....
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Very Good

by Ms Patel

I enrolled a couple of weeks ago and must say that I am enjoying the course very much, the material is very well presented and the tutors are helpful with all my queries....
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Top Notch

by Jodie

Found the student portal very helpful & easy to use, the staff are friendly and the course syllabus is really interesting.

Would definitely recommend this course....
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5 Star

by Lorraine H

I wasn't to sure at first but decided to just go ahead and enroll on the course, I haven't regretted my decision since,

Excellent course, tutors and material. I enjoyed every aspect of this course and would definitely recommend....
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SEN 1 to 1

by Mrs Shahzada

I work at my daughters primary school and now do 20 hours per week with one autistic boy and I really love my job and am looking forward to getting my qualification in SEN. My tutor was nice and she helped me when I was stuck. I give cambridge full 5 ...
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Outstanding

by Tara M.

Very good course, excellent support throughout and great encouragement from the tutors. I would recommend this course to anyone interested in this line of work....
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Fantastic

by Dylan

I was overwhelmed by the speediness and professionalism the tutors display. I am proud to be associated with this college and look forward to successful years ahead....
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Harder than I thought

by Sanaa S

I found this more difficuilt than I thought. I have done the level 2 but the practical things you have to do on this are really long and hard. I hope to finnish in 3 more months....
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Very interesting

by Susan

I found this course very interesting and I have learnt lots. Even though I have 3 of my own children I did not know there was so much to learn. A nice experience, thanks!...
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Level 3 TA

by Angela Metcalfe

I started the Level 3 TA course in November last year and got my final result in April this year. I was very pleased with the help that I received from my tutor and the result that I got was a Pass with Distinction...
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Passed My TA Level 3

by Jahseen foster

I passed my TA Level 3, in 5 weeks. I am so proud of myself. The tutor was very friend and supportive, they are very prompt on replying to questions and i enjoyed my course. I am now in Placement at the Manor Green school.
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Fantastic!

by Prima851CH

Just completed my course and I was awarded with a Merit. Extremely happy with my results and it shows that your effort and hard work is rewarded with Cambridge Open College. I thank my tutor Craig Jordan for his consistent help and offering speedy ...
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Brilliant

by Peter Johnson

This course is brilliant! Just nearing the end of my TA3 and I've loved every minute of it. The tutors are great and are always available to offer support/encouragement.

I would recommend this course to anyone....
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teaching assistant

by nafeesa

I think the teaching assistant course was the best the Cambridge tutors was brilliant i love the course i would like to say thank you to Cambridge tutors for help me through the course it was Fab

Thank you...
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teaching assistant level 3

by nadz

im doing the teaching assistant course level 3 from home and i must say this has been the most interesting thing i have done in ages. the tutors have been such good help and are so easy to contact. im glad i chose this course to do, because i can do ...
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Just starting

by Mercedes

I am really excited about this course. I have just started. Unfortunately I had a bit of trouble logging into the student portal website but after I phoned them I got access.

The course looks like lots of work but I will do it!...
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The Complete Package

by Lucy

Was so happy to find a course that provided the practical and theory side of teaching assistant. The practical was so in depth and I was so impressed with how much a learned. I would recommend this course to anyone....
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QCF

by Carole

I am currently studying the QCF course, i am working voluntary in my local school. The course is the best. It is a goverment recognised qualification.
I am loving it. Student support has been excellant....
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Lovely to get the entire course at once

by Brian

I was so happy when I got my course because the entire course is provided all at once. A few years ago I did another home study course but then I got one module at a time.

The study materials are beautifully printed in full colour....
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Thoroughly Enjoyed

by Chloe F

This is an exceptional course, From the Information provided and the tutor support down to the customer support when enrolling....
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QCF

by carol waters

I am currently studying the QCF course, i am working voluntary in my local school. The course is the best. It is a goverment recognised qualification.
I am loving it. Student support has been excellant....
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Really rewarding!

by Miss Johnson

I have been working for a TA for the last 3 years and my school has paid the course fees for me.
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Thank you

by Angie

Just received my diploma ! I am quite happy and I truly recommend this course. The tutor are very quick marking and replying.
Thanks again...
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Level 3

by Louise

This is a great course, I work as a TA but done this course to get my level 3. Tutors are great very quick to reply with help and marking. Big thank you for passing me with distinction....
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Good

by miss begum

very happy with this course thank you...
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Beauty Therapy Level 3

by Lisa

I cannot begin to convey how thrilled I am to have received my certificate today. The pass was just what I wanted. All that extra effort to complete the course was certainly rewarded.
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Very interesting

by Dean

Cognitive behavioral therapy Is such an amazing subject, I have found this course so useful.
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Very Happy

by Karen M

I found this course challenging and very rewarding, the support was excellent and the tutors were very friendly and supplied great feedback. If you are looking to go into this line of work then I would absolutely recommend this course....
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Really enjoyable

by Sophie

Omg this course is fantastic! I have learned so much already, I cannot wait to to finish it and start working my dream job....
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Learning So Much!

by Becky

I am currently studying this course and really enjoying it, every unit has so much to learn and I can't wait to receive my qualification....
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Over the moon

by Robert

I am over the moon, this course has given me great knowledge into child psychology and has helped me along my career path. Thank you so much for all your help....
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10/10

by Pauline

I have enjoyed doing this course and I have gained a lot of essential knowledge which I will use/practice to provide a high standard of support....
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We arranged my daughters wedding

by Christina

I just wanted to say how much information we gained from doing this course. My husband has always arranged smaller events, up to around 30 people, but had never arranged a large wedding of 220 quests with a £18 pp food budget. The wedding went ...
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Brilliant

by Anna

Thank you for your encouraging kind words, I never thought I would enjoy studying so much after so many years!

The course is brilliant, I never thought a home study course would work so well....
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Great Course

by Roger

I just wanted to say how delighted I am that I have passed the course.
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Recommended!!

by Carol G

This course has taught me so much about helping children with special educational needs and how to help them achieve the best they can. I've learned everything I needed and so much more. 5 Star!!...
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Five Star Course!!!

by Kevin N

I would just like to take this opportunity to thank you for all your support over the last year while I've been doing my Teaching Assistant course. Thank you very much for your support, I am really looking forward to being a Teaching Assistant.
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Fantastic

by Jess Hall

This course was great fun and there was lots to learn, I enjoyed trying out all the things I learned with my friends, would definitely recommend this course to anyone wanting to work in beauty :)...
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Fantastic!!!

by Stella

I was absolutely delighted to be awarded a Distinction. My hard work and dedication really has paid off!! As I also have 3 children, you can imagine that my time was tricky to allocate appropriately. However, through very careful planning and ...
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Love this course

by Esme Grace M

I have a great job working as a beautician, I love it!! I have made lots of friends and its all thanks to Cambridge open college....
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Great Course!!

by Debbie

Such a good course. Taught me everything I need to know to get out there and work with children. can't wait to put theory in to practice....
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Thank you

by Lucy D

I am so pleased with the progress I have made and how useful this course has been. Thank you so much for all your help and support....
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Super Course

by Anthony

This was a very good and in-depth course, I thoroughly enjoyed studying it and the tutors were very friendly and of great assistance when I needed them. I would definitely recommend!...
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Good Course

by Aisha

This is a very good course and I have learnt lots. I am now working 15 hours per week and love helping children learn....
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Very informative course

by Joe

I have a BACP and many years experience in counselling and I found this home study course to be very rewarding, informative, and useful to me....
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Amazing

by Asham

Hi, I have been working with children for over 8 years but this course has really openned my eyes! Wow the swcience behind their thinking makes me think! Thank you.... I highly recommennd this study for everyone working with those 'little horros' ...
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I love Homes Study !!

by Sammie Jones Taylor

Nearly complete now, so happy with my work and the feedback from the college. Not once have i felt alone through my course.

Thanks Cambridge open college i feel like i have took in so much from the materials.

Kind Regards
Sammie...
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Child Psychology

by Amy Childs

Only done a few Modules so far but the Support has been Fantastic!!. I'm so glad I went the Home Study route as I'm a full time mum and don't have the hours for college. And the advice the college give you before you enroll is lovely very genuine....
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Amazing Stuff !

by Tracey Jamestown

I have a full NVQ L3 TA, which I passed a few years ago. I have been working more and more with SEN over the last year and I am now nearly finished this course. I must admit I wish I had done this course years ago as it has really helped me ...
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Child Psychology Level 3

by Mohamed Inrad

Cambridge Open College you have been brilliant and so understanding, Ive have been dyslectic all my life and was really was worried i couldn't cope with a high pressured college role so looked into Distance Learning.
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CP Course

by James Clark

I Recently Finished the Child Psychology Course and have really enjoyed it. I anticipated the course to be quite hard and set out like college work. However it was very straight forward and the course material is fantastic. Thanks for the Tutor ...
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Very interesting

by TK

This was more complex than I thought but I am glad because I havelearnt lots. My tutor support by email was quick and she was very friendly;y....
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Thank you!

by Susan from Poole

I would like to thank all the staff who helped me last year. I am now working 24 hours per week as a TA at my local school and I would like to thank everyone for helping me get this dream job!

Fantastic!...
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CHILDCARE LEVEL 3

by khadra

I recently finished CHILDCARE LEVEL THREE and I have enjoyed it. I have my diploma pass with distinction. I am excited to find a job.
Good course and short time to finish with helpful teachers.
Thank you...
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TA

by ARLET ALEXANDER

I have just completed my course module 3.And now awaiting for my diploma.I really enjoyed this course very challenging and interesting.Highly recommended this course....
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Childcare Level 3

by Shamyla

I am really enjoying this course, extremely happy with the way everything has been set out in the study material and how straightforward it has been. I’m on my last assignment and so far it has been great, I’ve had tremendous support from the ...
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Teaching assistant Level 3

by Clare Bevan

I have just completed my last module and now awaiting for my Diploma to arrive. I have really enjoyed doing this course and would highly recommend it to anyone to do....
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I love my new job

by Joan P

Hello, this is just to say I finished the course last year and have been employed for 30 hours a week as a TA at my daughter's school. I have working been there since January, in the reception class, and I would like to thank my tutor Mr K Smith who ...
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Teaching assistant level 3

by Sarah

I completed this course in 6 weeks, and was really excited when my overall grade was a Merit. I only had to contact my tutor a couple of times, but the help you receive is fantastic. I have already started work at my local school, and it is great ...
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Childcare level 3

by Sarish

As im too lazy for college and only learn when I want, I gave this a go. So, far I have completed the first first two modules in one week and am surprised at how easy it is. Tutors are very helpful, and this course is both beneficial and enjoyable. ...
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Teaching assitant level 3

by Nadia Jabeen

I have just recieved my final assignment feedback and now i am waiting for my Diploma to arrive! I have found this course challeging but rewarding at the same time. I will be volunteering at a local primary school and hope to find a job soon ...
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Childcare Level 3

by Katy

I've been really pleased with this course. Not only was my course delivered the next day after purchasing it, but if I needed any help or questions answered I was replied to very quickly. I have just finished my Level 2 Childcare Diploma and i'v been ...
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ChildCare Level 3 Diploma

by Katy

I've just finished a year of College, successfully completing my Childcare Level 2 Diploma. My plan was to get a job with my Level 2, but my tutor told me that by 2015 everyone who wants to work with children has to have a Level 3. However, I didn't ...
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TA

by Mr Tahir Hameeed

Today i have received my Teaching Assistan Level 3 diploma certificate and i am really happy that the college make this possible for me to get a job. I am also doing child care level 3 and i have an interview this monday. I am really excited that ...
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RE:childcare level 3 diploma

by Chana

Really impressed in how clear the study material is .The fed back and customer service is really impressive would really recommend this course....
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Teaching Assistant level 3

by Malini

I have successfully completed this course and received my diploma. I am very proud of this achievement. The course was very challenging and interesting. ALL in all I enjoyed every single assignment....
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TA LEVEL 3

by Safeena Bi

I am very pleased to have passed my Level 3 Teaching Assistant course with a Merit. My tutor Ken Smith has given me lots of encouragement and support to complete the course. Many thanks to Cambridge open college and of course my wonderful Tutor!!...
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mrs

by Lorna Manning

I was thrilled to pass with a merit still have to do my placement then i can put in for jobs, thank you cambridge open college, im starting another soon, think i might do Health and social care, as i work with SEN children. PS I loved my ...
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Teaching Assistant Level 3

by Luke Watkins

I have just recently completed my level 3 Teaching Assistant course, and I achieved a Pass with Merit! :) All the support my tutor gave me was unbelievable and without him I wouldn't of completed the course. Brilliant support, Great feedback and I ...
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counselling level 4

by Caron Dalton

I have really enjoyed this course and have found it very useful in my role as a school based mentor, where I work with parents and pupils. Thankyou for the support from my tutor and the really good quality assignments and study materials i have ...
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TA Level 3

by Courtney Cannon

I have just submitted my final assignment and now waiting for my diploma!! I have found this course brilliant! I have been volunteering at a local primary school and now hope to find a paid job! Studying from home has worked well with having a ...
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Teaching Assistant Course

by Shameme

Hi i am doing this course and i am very happy with it. There is no time limit on this cousre and when you finish your homework and send it for making, The tearcher marks it very quick and you receive the new 1 with in 2 days with ur homework results ...
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Teaching Assistant Level 3

by Donna Wilby

I have just received my certificate and reference from the college. I received a Pass with Distinction!!! I am so proud of my results. I am hoping to get a work placement at the local school, where i help each day. I thoroughly enjoyed this course. ...
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Excellent Course

by Lavinia Knott

Qualified in 2 months whilst I was on maternity leave with my second child. Since qualifying I have had two interviews for nuresry places even though I have no experience working with children other than my own 2 sons. I would really recommend this ...
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Childcare Level 3 Course

by Alyssa Catriona Reid

I started this course about a month ago and I am already onto module 5! I absolutely love this course as it is giving me all of the knowledge I need to one day open up my own nursery. The papers are marked fast and the feedback is great. At this rate ...
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Thank you Cambridge

by Mrs G.D.F

I just wanted to say thank you for being my tutor and giving me all the help and advice with my course work.
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Great course!

by Jana Gramblickova

I was very happy with this course. They've been very fast, if I needed something I had fast reply, I've learnt a lot about childcare and children. I am planning to do more of those courses in the near future....
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Level 3 Teaching Assistant Course

by Ramya

When I submitted my first module in November 2011, little did I knew the course will keep me so engaged and build my quest to move on to the next one - while I am about to submit my last module in February 2012, I can't thank my tutor Mr. Ken Smith ...
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Level 3 teaching assistant course

by Donna Wilby

I am currently studying module 10. I have throughly enjoyed this course and found it very interesting and also challenging at times!! My marks I have gained and the wonderful comments from my tutor keeps me on task and working hard. I would like to ...
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TA DIPLOMA LEVEL 3

by CHERYL

GREAT COURSE TO DO, I FOUND IT CHALLENGING AND INTERESTING. LOVELY, ENCOURAGING LETTERS THROUGHOUT, AND I FEEL COMING, TOWARDS THE END OF THE COURSE, REALLY PROUD TO SAY I HAVE HAD 6 DISTINCTIONS!!! I AM LOOKING FORWARD TO STARTING MY NEW CAREER ...
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Teaching assistant level3

by Emma west

This course was brilliant! Everything was organised in the modules and easy to understand which was excellent for me as I ws juggling working full time and looking after 2 children. I only had to contact the support line twice and I was given very ...
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Counselling Level 4

by Adidia

I am very happy I did this course with Cambridge Open College. They are very supportive and always there to answer any queries or worries. My tutor was great and very helpful. Even after finishing the course I could call them and ask for support and ...
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HW

by Helen

I have just completed my seventh module and am really enjoying the course, any questions I have had are answered quickly with lots of helpful advice. I have recommended this course to another TA at the school I work at....
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TA Level 3 Diploma

by KPA

I am really happy and pleased that i enroled on this course. I am really enjoying my study time and how quickly i receive feedback. I am really looking forward to finishing the course. Thankyou Cambridge open college, I appreciate all the positive ...
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Teaching Assistant Level 3

by Tracey Cannam

I have now completed 9 out of the 12 Modules & have found each one challenging, but very interesting & thought provoking, The College and the Tutor are very quick to answer any questions and in providing their feedback. Look forward to completing ...
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Teaching Assistant - Level 3

by AMW

I was impressed that the course materials were sent so promptly. The modules that I have so far completely were marked very quickly and I appreciated the accompanying letter of encouragement from the tutor. I also had reason to contact the Student ...
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TEACHING ASSISTANT LEVEL-E COURSE

by SG

I am currently doing a Teaching Assistant Level - 3 course through Cambridge College and I am really happy and satisfied by their way of communicating with their students and the feedback they give on each module which is really encouraging.
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Child Care level 3

by Rosie

This was a fantastic course filled with all the relevent information I needed to help me after I had finished. The books mean I can go back for a refresher from time to time. My tutors positive comments were a great boost and being able to email my ...
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Teaching Assistant Level 3,Diploma

by Aweza

I have recently finished my TA course and it was changed my life and advanced my resume .Thats was unlimited support and whenever you need a help they quickly in touch with you.I am so happy and delighited to done that lovely course because I had an ...
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Teaching assistant Level 3

by zahra

I recently finished my teaching assistant course , I have really enjoyed working from home and I have found the course very interesting. The assignments are also marked very quickly and the feed back is brilliant and give me confidence....
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Child Care Level 3

by Kimberley

The course is very interesting and I am excited to find a job in this area. I love how the modules are set and it's easy for me to fit in studying around work. I have had more help and advice on this course than I expected and I would like to also do ...
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teaching assistant

by claire

I recently finished my teaching assistant course, the course was fantastic, the modules were marked quickly and you were'nt kept waiting for your marks. There was a tutor on hand if you needed any help I cannot recomend the course highly enough...
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by Rosemary Niblett

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Teaching Assisstant

by Clare Bevan

I have completed two modules and and currently on my 3rd. I have been a TA for over 10 years and was made redundent in Oct 2011. Im really enjoying doing this course. Ive had good feedback from my tutor as well and passed the 2 modules....
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