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Education and Training Award (formerly PTLLS) Level 3 (RFEED001#)

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Course NameStart DateEnd DateCampus 
Award in Education and Training Level 315/09/202024/11/2020University Centre RotherhamAvailable for applications
Course Overview
This award provides an introduction for those new to teaching and training, or those wishing to teach or train. It offers a useful progression route into the City and Guilds Certificate or Diploma in Teaching in the Lifelong Learning Sector.

It is designed as a qualification which will help equip a wide range of teachers/trainers and facilitators to deliver learning.

What will I study?
  • Planning teaching and learning activities: schemes of work and lesson plans
  • Assessment processes and strategies
  • Teaching strategies and pedagogical practice
  • Creating and selecting resources
  • Principles of learning
  • Contemporary educational issues
  • Reflective practice
  • Communication skills
  • Inclusive practice

Why study here?
  • We have excellent year on year results with 98% of our learners passing their qualifications
  • We have well qualified teachers who all have experience of working in schools
  • We have excellent relationships with our local schools
  • The majority of our learners progress into jobs in the sector
  • You will be well supported by your tutors and by your schools

What are the entry requirements?
Access to this award is open to all. Whilst there are no formal entry requirements, it is expected that candidates will have a good standard of literacy, and preferably have a subject qualification to Level 3.

How to apply?
You can apply using our online application form and clicking the Next Step button at the top of this page.

For more information support with your enquiry or application please contact Student Services by emailing or by calling 01709 362111.

What courses can I progress onto?
Successful completion of the course enables you to progress on to either the Certificate/Diploma to Teach in the Lifelong Learning Sector or the Certificate in Education (Lifelong Learning Sector).

What career pathways are available?
  • Teacher in Lifelong learning sector
  • Trainer in lifelong learning sector

How will I be assessed?
Your course assessments may include:
  • Written tasks
  • Assignments
  • Practical activities
  • Microteaching

Additional Information
This course leads to the Threshold Licence to Teach in the Lifelong Learning Sector.

Please Note
We make every effort to ensure information within our online course directory is accurate and a true representation of the courses we are offering in 2019-20 or 2020-21. However, we do reserve the right to make changes if necessary.