VTCT Product Code: ET3A1

Qualification Code: 601/2758/2

Structure: UET1 Understanding roles, responsibilities and relationships in education and training                

 UET2 Understanding and using inclusive teaching and learning approaches in education and training (Optional choice from 3)

                UET3 Understanding assessment in education and training (Optional choice from 3)

Age Restriction: 18 years +

Who is this qualification for?

The VTCT Level 3 Award in Education and Training is a qualification for those interested in a teaching career in further education or for those who have recently started teaching.

Why is this qualification most suitable?

The VTCT Level 3 Award in Education and Training will enable the learner to enter teaching employment and progress on to a broader teaching qualification.

This qualification has been mapped to the relevant Learning and Skills Improvement Service (LSIS) NOS, and is accredited on the Qualifications and Credit Framework.

There are no formal prerequisite qualifications that you must have prior to undertaking this qualification. Your centre will have ensured that you have the required knowledge, understanding and skills to enrol and successfully achieve this qualification.

What does this qualification cover?

This qualification has been specifically designed for the 18+ age groups, this award is designed to equip a wide range of teachers/trainers and facilitators with the requisite skills and knowledge required to fulfil a teaching role. This course covers preparation, planning and basic course design.

They will also gain teaching delivery skills and participate in micro teaching sessions. Evaluation skills and techniques also form part of the course content. This qualification provides a sound introduction to teaching/training and is suitable for both experienced practitioners who would like to secure a professionally recognised qualification as well as those new to teaching. - The full list of optional units is presented in the learner Record of Assessment book (ROA) (specification).

What could this qualification lead to?

Learners can progress from the VTCT Level 3 Award in Education and Training directly into a teaching or facilitating role in the further education sector. On completion of this qualification the learner may choose to undertake further study;

qualifications you could progress to include:

- VTCT Level 4 Certificate in Education and Training

*This qualification is required to register with ETB if you wish to become an educator within the Further Education sector of training.

Level 3 Award in Education & Training Course Details: