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The Ascentis Level 3 Award in Education and Training is the perfect introductory teaching qualification for aspiring teachers.
This qualification is appropriate for teachers, tutors and trainers who may be working within an FE college, Adult and Community Learning Centre or Learning Provider and for those delivering work-based training such as within voluntary, community, private and public organisations.
This awards you an introduction to teaching and training and it explores roles and responsibilities associated with the teaching/ training role, in line with our unique learning philosophy.
You will examine how to plan and deliver sessions to engage and motivate learners and establishing ground rules within a learning environment. You will also explore different assessment methods and the need for record keeping.
Please note: This course is delivered exclusively online.
What I'll learn
You will learn a range of topics, including:
- roles, responsibilities and relationships of teachers and trainers in education and training
- understanding and using inclusive teaching and learning approaches in education and training
- understanding assessment in education and training
- micro teaching for 15 minutes
How I'll learn
Teacher training will take place in both in the classroom and online, with access to excellent learning materials, as well as local classroom tuition and support.
To apply for this course, you will need GCSEs at Grade 4 (C) or above in English Language and maths or higher, and a Level 3 qualification or higher and/or relevant industry experience in the subject specialism you wish to teach or train in.
You will need to attend an interview and induction session prior to the start of the course.
How to Apply
You can apply for this programme online. Click on APPLY NOW and follow the steps below:
- Register for our online service and verify your account
- Log in to our website and click APPLY NOW on your chosen programme’s page to complete your application
As part of your application, you will be asked to provide us with your contact details, how your chosen programme fits with your future plans and if you require any extra support (for example, because of a disability, medical condition, learning or language support needs).
Please include full details of your qualifications from your own country, as well as details of any English Language tests you have taken.
Printed application forms are also available.
Please contact our Careers team if you need advice and guidance to help you choose the right programme for you.