This short but intensive course provides an introduction for those new to teaching and training or those wishing to teach or train in the further education and skills sector. This is a qualification with a value of 12 credits, comprising the following units which are awarded at Level 3. 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 and/or understanding the principles and practice of assessment. The qualification is designed to enable candidates to adopt an integrated approach to the theory and practice of teaching, reflect on their own previous/current levels of experience, practice and skills, and areas for development, identify principles of learning, teaching, assessment and evaluation, develop confidence, communication and interpersonal skills and develop an awareness of their professional role and responsibilities.
What do I need to join?
This qualification is not approved for anyone under 19 years old. There are no formal entry requirements for this qualification however candidates must be considering a subject for delivery and be aiming to achieve / or have achieved a qualification and/or have experience in their subject/skill at the appropriate level. Candidates need to read and interpret written tasks, and write answers in a legible and understandable form. Candidates will also need to be able to organise written information clearly and coherently. The qualification is for candidates who work, or want to work as teachers/ trainers in the further education and skills sector; for candidates who are not in a teaching/training role, or who have just started a teaching/ training role; for candidates who want a short qualification to enable them to make career choices.
What can I do next?
AET provides progression to the City & Guilds Certificate in Education and Training (CET) or the City & Guilds Diploma in Education and Training (DET) for those seeking ‘Full Teacher’ QTLS status.Apply for this course
Course information last updated: Friday 3rd April 2020 @ 7.30am (32 minutes ago)