Award in Education – 10 Weeks


Our Award in Facilitating and Adapting Education for Students with Diverse Needs (a.k.a 10 weeks) (16 ECTS) gives our students the necessary competencies to become professional Supply Learning Support Educators.

This qualification provides the skills and theoretical knowledge needed to work with children with diverse needs.

During this course, our students will learn all about child development, the dynamics of various disabilities, the spectrum of learning difficulties and pedagogical strategies.

Overall Competences

During this module, our students will:

  • Become more aware of children’s diverse needs and how they affect the learning process.
  • Be exposed to best practices (evidence-based practices) when it comes to educating children with diverse needs.
  • Learn the necessary skills to create an inclusive class environment.
  • Learn all about the LSE’s responsibilities, especially when it comes to collaborating with other education professionals. 
  • Learn how to use AAC devices to teach the children in their care.

Mode of Delivery

The Award in Facilitating and Adapting Education will be delivered through blended learning, with 50% of contact hours delivered online and the other 50% of contact hours delivered face-to-face.

Course Structure


This course is ideal for individuals who are interested in becoming Supply Learning Support Educators (LSE). Consequently, they can continue studying and furthering their education to become LSE 1, LSE 2 and LSE 3. This will enable them to work in government, church, and independent schools in Malta.

Entry Criteria



Disclaimer: Prices may change without prior notice.


Malta Leadership Institute
Valley Towers, Suite 9
Valley Road
Birkirkara BKR9022

The Letter of Acceptance will only be issued once the course deposit has been paid. We should receive the deposit at least fifteen (15) days before the course start date.
All applicants should present (in paper or digital format) all the certificates that are needed to assess eligibility. These need to be sent at least a day before the course start date. For more information regarding eligibility criteria, kindly refer to the information that was sent to you by our team.
You must complete the following exemption form: You need to make this request when applying for the course. An official response will be issued during the first week of the course.
If for any reason, you decide to drop out, you need to inform us at least 10 (ten) days before. If we are informed ten (10) days plus before, you are still entitled to a partial refund (according to the amount of deposit requested and the MQF Level of the course).
If you want to switch courses (e.g. from the Certificate course to the Diploma course within the same faculty), you need to inform us at least two weeks before starting the course. If this change requires an additional deposit fee, then this change will be only accepted on the condition that we receive the payment immediately. Unfortunately, we cannot accept such changes if you've already started the original course.
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Duration: 12 weeks + 12 weeks for certification
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Level: MQF level 4