Education and Training Course - Level 3 award

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Kentra can provide an Education and Training course – Level 3 Award, CIEH are currently reviewing there training programs, hopefully awarding body registration will be available again later in the year. In the meantime we are still providing this course with our own certification. This qualification replaces the CIEH Level 3 Award in Preparing to Teach in the Lifelong Learning Sector.  (PTLLS)

Who needs this qualification?

This qualification is designed for people who:

are not in a teaching role, or who have just started a teaching role
want a short qualification
want a qualification without a minimum teaching practice requirement

Outline programme:

The Level 3 Award in Education and Training course provides an introduction to teaching and comprises three units:

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
Download the Qualification Specification to view the content of each unit.


Duration.  Five day programme
Assessment.  Two MCQ examinations and one assignment (including a micro-teaching session)
Ofqual Regulated.  Yes
Ofqual Qualification Number.  600/9634/2
QCF 12 credits

Prerequisite.  None.

Course Requirements

A room for the theory session and demonstrations, together with any teaching apparatus you may wish to use.

Certification and Validation

Upon successful completion of the course candidates will received a Kentra certificate for the Education and Training course.

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