Award in Education and Training Level 3

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What is the programme structure?

You will attend classes at the Hartford Campus for approx. 15 weeks.

Who is the programme for?

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, how to plan and deliver inclusive teaching sessions and how to assess and give constructive feedback.
This programme is aimed towards those already qualified in their intended teaching subject(s) who want to teach or train students aged 16 and above. The programme is an introductory qualification and will confer a “threshold license to teach”. This programme meets with LSIS standards.

How long does it take to complete?
Approx. 15 weeks

What qualifications do I need?

Entry is dependent on an advanced qualification in your subject area i.e. the subject you intend to teach. GCSE Maths & English or equivalent [support will be available to enable you to work towards these whilst on the course]

What does it include?

Are there any special facilities for the programme?
The classroom provided will be sufficient for the course requirements.

Will there be any extra costs involved?

Tuition fees vary from year to year. Please check with the College for the current fees.

How is the programme assessed?
There is no examination. You will complete 4 units each assessed through written tasks and a microteaching session Understanding roles responsibilities and relationship in education and Training Understanding and using inclusive approached in education and Training Facilitate learning and development in groups Understand the principles and practice of assessment

What award will I achieve?
Level 3 Award in Education and training – 12 credit model.

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What can I do next?

This award has been designed to provide progression to level 4 Certificate in Education and Training and level 5 Diploma in Education and Teaching These qualifications confer the required skills and knowledge to fill the newly named ‘Associate Teacher’ and ‘Full Teacher’ in Education and Training

Equal Opportunities:

Mid Cheshire College is committed to the implementation of a policy to achieve equality of opportunity for all staff, students and members of the community it serves. In doing so the College will actively work to achieve equality regardless of age, race, skin colour, disability, gender, marital status, sexuality and faith. The College supports the government initiative ‘Every Child Matters’ and ‘Youth Matters’ and all courses include elements which contribute to students achieving the five outcomes, namely, being healthy, staying safe, enjoying and achieving, making a positive contribution and achieving economic well-being.

How do I get further information?

Contact the college on 01606 74444 alternatively visit the website or email

COURSE Details

Location: Winsford
Dates: 27/09/2017 to 27/12/2017
Times: 17.00 to 21.00
Hours/week: 4.00
Weeks: 13

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