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Level 3 Award in Education and Training

Overview

The Level Three Award in Education and Training is an introductory teaching qualification which has a micro teaching practice requirement. It is designed for those working or wishing to work as teachers/trainers in England. It is a nationally recognised Ofqual approved qualification.

Who is the course for?

The award is suitable for those who work, or intend to work, as:

  • Teachers in adult and community education
  • Teachers or trainers in the voluntary sector
  • Training personnel in commerce, industry, the public sector or HM Forces
  • Technicians and support staff in further and adult education
What is the course aim?

The participants will develop their knowledge and understanding of the role of a tutor in education and training and be given the opportunity to practise teaching in a secure environment.

Course Name:

Level 3 Award in Education and Training

Course Length:

As long as required

Awarding Body:

City & Guilds

Delivery method:

In-house / blended learning

What You Will Learn

Assignments are designed to support teaching English. They include:

  • Research into effective teaching of English
  • Developing own English teaching resources
  • Analysing the English language
  • Enhancing own writing, presentation and reading skills

How You Will Benefit

  • By having access to tools and strategies to improve and assist in the teaching of English.
  • By achieving a nationally recognised qualification.
  • Being able to apply for English specialist positions in post 16 education and training.
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Understand roles, responsibilities and relationships in education and training

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Understanding inclusive learning and teaching approaches to education and training

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Understand the principles and practices of assessment

Delivery Methods

This course is offered:

  • In-house
  • Blended learning. Two-day workshop and independent self-directed study

The course is made up of three units. 

  • Unit A looks at the role and responsibilities of a trainer/teacher and investigates the skills required to create an effective learning environment.
  • Unit B is largely practical and each learner is required to plan, deliver and evaluate their own 15-30 minute micro-teach on a subject of their choice. It focuses on the importance of an inclusive learning environment, meeting individual learning needs.
  • Unit C investigates the different types of assessment within teaching and how assessment is a pivotal element of successful delivery.

There will be online access to a tutor throughout. Participants will be expected to undertake further study outside of the workshop time to complete the course assignments.

Cost: £300

Entry Requirements

It is expected that applicants will have level two (or above) qualifications in English and mathematics.

Pre-course

  • Initial assessment to establish English and maths skills, with associated actions to improve.
  • Reading and preparation for the micro teach.
  • Self-directed study for the Unit 6 assessment.

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