TEACHER EDUCATION COURSES

To help you develop in your current role, we provide qualifications for those working in the education and training sector.

L1 Award in preparing to work in school

This is an online course

Complete within 48 hours

This qualification is suitable  for people who are new to working in a school, or learning centre for young people, in a non-teaching capacity, or for people who hope to start doing so soon.

You will study:

  • safeguarding
  • how schools work as organisations
  • conflict in the classroom
  • craft activities
  • awareness of mental health and wellbeing
  • employment opportunities

Assessment is through e-portfolio

This course may be eligible for free funding

L3 Assessor Award

This is a blended learning course

12 weeks

This course can be studied with the Award in Education & Training 

This qualifications provides the understanding and skills necessary for the development of good assessment practice in all types of learning situations. 

You will study:

  • the principles & practices of assessment
  • preparing, carrying out and recording assessments

Assessment is through e-portfolio

Cost: £300 combined course £600

L3 Award in Education and Training

This is a blended learning course

12 weeks

This course can be studied with the Assessor Award 

This qualification provides an introduction to teaching and training. It provides the knowledge required by teachers or trainers in the further education and training environment. There no teaching or training practice requirement, but does have an assessment requirement of an observed microteaching session.

You will study:

  • the roles and responsibilities of teachers or trainers
  • planning and delivering sessions
  • how to motivate learners
  • assessment methods and record-keeping. 

Assessment is through e-portfolio

Cost: £450

L4 Award in the Internal Quality Assurance of Assessment Processes and Practice

This is a blended learning course

12 weeks

This course is for those planning to carry out internal quality assurance in their centre and wishing to take a nationally recognised qualification in quality assuring the assessment process. This qualification is recognised by all Awarding Organisations. 

You will study:

  • principles & practices of internal quality assurance.
  • planning quality assurance
  • carrying out quality assurance
  • how to improve quality across the organisation

Assessment is through e-portfolio

Cost: £450

L4 Certificate in Education & Training

This is a blended learning course

1 year part-time

This course has a clear focus on practical teaching skills and has a minimum requirement of 30 hours teaching practice The qualification provides the practical skills and knowledge required by teachers and trainers in the further education and skills sector.

you will study:

  • roles & responsibilities in education
  • planning & delivering education & training
  • assessment
  • internal quality assurance
  • classroom management
  • motivating learners

Assessment is through e-portfolio

This course qualifies for the adult learning loan

Information, Advice & Guidance

This is an online course

course length varies depending on the level – available at levels 2 & 3

This course provides the learner with an understanding of the role of an Information, Advice and Guidance worker and the skills used in this area.

You will study:

  • principles of information, advice or guidance
  • skills for delivering information, advice or guidance
  • units relating to your area of practice such as employment, debt, housing, schools

level 2 may be eligible for free funding

Would you like more information?

If you would like more information on any of the courses listed on our website or you just want to have a friendly chat with our team, then get in touch with us today.