Award in Education and Training (Formerly PTLLS)

What will I learn?

You do not have to be in teaching or training to be able to do this course; it is an introduction to teaching and training for those who have a Level 3 qualification or equivalent and want to pass on those skills. This introductory qualification will prepare you to teach or train adults in the community, further education or voluntary sectors. It is equally suitable as an introduction to trainers in industry, commerce of HM forces. You do not need to be teaching or training as assessments are by observations and assignments. This course is for those with subject knowledge in a particular field but with little or no experience of teaching or training.

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

25% practical 75% coursework

This is an introductory teaching qualification, which will prepare you to teach or train adults in adult community, further education or the voluntary sector. It replaces the City and Guilds 6302 in Preparing to Teach in the Lifelong Learning Sector (PTLLS). It is equally suitable as an introduction for trainers in industry, commerce or HM forces. There is no requirement to be in a teaching or training role as assessment is by observed microteaching and written assignments. It is for those with subject knowledge in a particular field but with little or no experience of teaching or training, and those considering teaching or training adults.

What could I progress on to?

You can train or teach in the public sector, or alternatively go on to do the Cert Ed/PGCE/TAQA.


Additional Course Details for 17/18

If you have any questions please contact Student Services on (01424) 458475 or if available use the Enquiry button.

  • Course code 13164-02
    Course name Award in Education and Training (Formerly PTLLS)
    Campus
    Study mode Part-Time
    Days Monday
    Times 13:00 to 17:30
    16-18 fee £0.00
    Entitlement Waiver £0.00
    Full Cost Fees £400.00
    Start date 08/01/18
    Duration 10 week (s)

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Help

Sometimes it can be difficult to decide the right level at which to study. The guide below will help you work which level is best for you.

Entry Level

These courses are for students who want to start progressing up the qualifications levels or have no previous qualifications.

Vocational Level 1

You must have a mixture of grades E to G at GCSE to study at this level.

Vocational Level 2

You must have two grade D's and two grade E's at GCSE or a relevant level 1 qualification to study at this level.

Vocational Level 3

These courses are equivalent to A levels, you must have at least four GCSE's at grade C or above or a relevant level 2 qualification.

A Levels

A levels are level 3 courses, you must have or expect 5 A-C grades at GCSE level including Maths and English.
Foundation Degree and Degree Our university courses typically require a relevant level 3 qualification or 120 UCAS points.

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