BTEC Level 3 in Education and Training


This qualification is an introductory teaching qualification. Achieving this qualification will provide sufficient evidence that the learner has acquired the necessary skills and knowledge to prepare, plan, deliver and evaluate teaching and learning sessions. This qualification is a direct replacement of Level 3/4 Preparing to Teach in the Lifelong Learning Sector (PTLLS).

  • Who should attend?

    Any person who has an interest in developing learning and development.  This qualification has no pre-requisites and can be undertaken by a learner who is not currently in a teaching role. 

  • Course Content

    This qualification covers 3 modules, equating to 12 credits:

    • Understand roles and responsibilities in Education and Training
    • Understand and use inclusive approaches
    • Understand assessments
  • Benefits of the Course

    Learners will be provided with resources, support and guidance throughout the course to develop and understand the role of a trainer.  You will be taught by an experienced and qualified trainer, who will adapt the course to your specific requirements and needs.  You will also be provided with further support dependent on subject delivery that you will be carrying out.

  • Assessment

    Learners will deliver a 30 minute Micro-Teach session on a subject of your choice; a written assignment based on specific criteria alongside a reflective account based on your Micro-Teach delivery. 

  • Duration

    This course is delivered over 35 hours, carried over 4 weeks. There will be approximately 20 hours of home study and preparation.

  • Venue

    Delivery of this course will take place out of our fit for purpose venue in Cardiff.

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