Level 3 Award in Education and Training - Part-time

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Course Specifics

Professional Courses
Level 3
10 weeks
Interview Required:
Age 16-18 Cost:
£430.00 or £495.00 fast-track
Age 19 or Over:
£430.00 or £495.00 fast-track
Funding Assisted:
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Course overview

This is a short introductory course in to teaching and assessment and is aimed at those who would like to progress in to teaching or training. During the course you’ll develop the skills you need for a successful career, and will also be given an insight in to the different roles, responsibilities and practicalities of the education sector.

Modules on this course include:

  • Understanding roles, responsibilities and relationships in education and training
  • Understanding and using inclusive teaching and learning approaches in education and training
  • Understanding assessment in education and training

Entry requirements:

  • GCSE English and maths at grade C or above (or Level 2 equivalent)
  • Basic IT skills

Methods of assessment

Methods of assessment include:

  • Research projects
  • Teaching practices
  • Written assignments
  • Presentations

Who is this course for?

This course is designed for those who work or want to work in teaching or training in the further education sector. You will build on your current skills and open up career choices. This course can be studied part-time over 10 weeks (3.5 hours per week). You will also need to dedicate some time to self-study and research.

Start dates for this course:

  • 8th January 2018 - Mondays - 5.30-8.30pm
  • 9th April 2018 - Mondays 5.30-8.30pm

Entry qualifications

Entry requirements:

  • GCSE English and maths at grade C or above (or Level 2 equivalent)
  • Basic IT skills

What other experience will I gain?

Our tutors have years of industry experience which will be of great benefit to you when putting your skills into practice in a work setting.

Where will this lead?

Successful completion of this Level 3 award will provide an opportunity for you to progress into employment as a teacher or trainer. You could also continue to study the full Certificate in Education and Training or PGCE course at Chesterfield College (depending on your wider qualifications).

What are my career options?
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