10752NAT Certificate IV in Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Education

Develop your teaching career with this mid-level qualification. This course is available to Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people and is recommended for those who have some classroom experience in primary schools.

In this course you will develop your skills in education support and learn how to teach literacy and numeracy to children, as well as covering core learning areas of the Australian Curriculum. You will also complete studies in Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander culture and discover how to facilitate the inclusion of Indigenous history, culture, arts and language into the classroom.

Successful completion of this course will qualify you to seek work as a qualified teaching assistant. You may also continue on with further studies in this area with successful completion of the certificate IV qualification providing up to 50% credit towards the diploma level qualification. Or take advantage of our pathway options and apply to progress into a Bachelor of Education at James Cook University.

Study mode

On Campus

Course duration

12 months


Gatton, Newton, Eureka and Wilkinson Streets, Cairns Queensland 4870

Government funding

The Australian government provides funding to help students who are completing the 10752NAT Certificate IV in Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Education. The type of funding you receive depends on the state that you live in.

There are eligibility requirements for each type of funding. Enquire with TAFE Queensland to check your eligibility.

Benefits of nationally recognised training

Australian Qualifications Framework
Nationally Recognised Training

The 10752NAT Certificate IV in Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Education is a nationally recognised course delivered by TAFE Queensland, a Registered Training Organisation (RTO). An RTO is strictly regulated by the Australian Skills Quality Authority (ASQA). This guarantees you will be studying a quality-assured and nationally recognised qualification.

Payment Options

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About This Provider

TAFE Queensland is Queensland's largest, most experienced training provider. TAFE Queensland deliver practical, industry-relevant training across a range of industries from entry-level certificates to bachelor degrees, at more than 50 locations in Queensland.

Operating since 1998
Legal name TAFE Queensland
RTO code 0275