This course is FREE with an Online Subscription

Course Description

This is a three-hour online video course that provides the essentials to understand trauma in children, how it affects their learning and behaviour and what you can do as an educator to help.

Happy children


Primary teachers, secondary teachers, early childhood teachers, pre-school teachers, assistants, aides, learning support, counsellors, deputy principals, head teachers and principals.

Teaching Standards

6.2.2 Proficient Level - Engage in Professional Learning - Engage in professional learning and improve practice: Participate in learning to update knowledge and practice targeted to professional needs and school and/or system priorities.

4.1.2 Proficient Level - Create and maintain supportive and safe learning environments - Support student participation: Establish and implement inclusive and positive interactions to engage and support all students in classroom activities.

3.5.2 Proficient Level - Plan for and Implement Effective Teaching and Learning - Use effective classroom communication: Use effective verbal and non-verbal communication strategies to support student understanding, participation, engagement and achievement.

$  179 + GST - Individual Enrolment
$1250 + GST - Team Enrolment

FREE with  Online Subscription

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Course curriculum

  • 1

    Module 1 - Introduction

    • Introduction

    • Task - Teacher Reflection

    • What is Childhood Trauma?

    • Lesson 2 Quiz

    • How does Childhood Trauma affect the Brain and the Body

    • Lesson 3 Quiz

  • 2

    Module 2 -

    • Understanding Classroom Behaviour

    • Lesson 4 Quiz

    • Managing Classroom Behaviour

    • Lesson 5 Quiz

  • 3

    Module 3

    • Trauma Sensitive Classroom

    • Lesson 6 Quiz

    • Resource - Further reading

  • 4

    Course Feedback

    • Course Feedback

Features of TTA Online PD

  • Availability

    Online courses are available 24/7. Designed to be done in your own time at your own pace.

  • Team Online

    All online courses are available for team purchase. Unlimited teachers from the one Campus for any course for $1250 + GST

  • Money back Guarantee

    If you complete less than 25% of an online course and aren't completely satisfied, let us know, and we will cancel your enrolment and provide a full refund.