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Higher level teaching assistants (HLTAs): qualification requirements

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Last updated on 12 January 2017
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What qualifications does someone need to be an HLTA? This article relays advice from the DfE, One Education, the Association of School and College Leaders (ASCL) and one of our associate education experts on qualification requirements for HLTAs. It also links to the HLTA standards.

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Contents

  1. 1 Qualification requirements
  2. 2 Decisions on qualification requirements
  3. 3 Assessment for HLTA status
  4. 4 Professional standards
  5. 5 FAQs on HLTA qualifications

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