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Part-time Level 3 Award in Education and Training

Course Name 
Part-time Level 3 Award in Education and TrainingAvailable for Enquiries

Course Details

Location Wakefield City Campus
Level Level 3
Start Date September, January
Duration 7 weeks (daytime), 13 weeks (evening)
Mode of Study Part time
Awarding Body City & Guilds
Offering Code AWL3EAT1D000
Course Overview The Level 3 Award in Education and Training is an introduction to teaching that will give an insight into the roles, responsibilities and relationships in education and training. You will learn how to plan, assess and deliver inclusive teaching sessions as well as how to deliver constructive feedback. This is an ideal first step for anyone considering a career in teaching or training.
What you will Study On successfully completion of this qualification you will have a fundamental understanding of the roles and responsibilities of a teacher/trainer in relation to legislation, equality, diversity, inclusivity and meeting the needs of learners. You will be able to sequence learning, plan and deliver sessions, using appropriate resources and teaching methods. You will also be able to identify the characteristics of effective assessment and feedback.
How you will Learn The course is delivered through a variety of teaching methods and students will learn from taught sessions, by self-study and through reflecting on the practice of teaching. This course is also available for delivery in your workplace subject to numbers and availability. Please contact for further details/quote.
How you will be Assessed Assessment is on-going throughout the course, based on short written assignments and observation by your tutor. On completion you will achieve twelve credits at Level 3.
Entry Requirements All candidates need to show a satisfactory level of competence in written and oral communication skills. You will complete an initial assessment to ensure you are working at the level 2 in English and maths but you will be offered further support for this if needed. Candidates are required to have evidence of Level 3 vocational skills for the area in which they will teach/train if they are to progress into teaching in the further education and skills sector.
Attendance Expectations You are expected to attend all the taught sessions. The course can be offered evening or daytime.
Fee Information These fees relate to 2017/18 The cost of the course is £450.00 Different fees apply to international/overseas students and those studying this qualification as a standalone course. For more detailed information on financial support please contact the Financial Support Team on 01924 789304.
Further Study Year 1 of the PGCE/Cert Ed qualification.
Career Opportunities The qualification allows candidates to progress into employment as teachers/trainers.
How to Apply Please complete a part-time HE/Professional application form. If you require an application form or details on how to enrol, please contact Course Information on 01924 789111.
For Further Details Please contact one of the team:
Sally Brown 01924 789139 or s.brown2@wakefield.ac.uk<
Case Study "The course exceeded my expectations - I thoroughly enjoyed it and feel I will use all aspects of the course in my further training sessions. All of the content was useful and I will apply it in future. I found the trainer's methods excellent as she was an excellent communicator and role model." Steph Gossip, student on the City & Guilds 7303 Award in Preparing to teach in the Lifelong Learning Sector.
Course Groups (W) Higher Education, Vocational Course
Subject Area (W) Teaching & Learner Support
Client Group (W) 19+, Higher Education
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