This qualification is an introductory teaching qualification. This dependon the optional units chosen by a learner – a learner could either partake in in a microteaching or teaching practice in the work environment.
This could also be undertaken by individuals who are either currently working in a teaching role or not currently in a teaching role if the microteaching option is taken and for individuals currently working as Assessors.
Learners should be aged 19 or over to undertake the qualification
Learners must achieve a minimum of 12 credits to gain this qualification.
All units are internally assessed by your Tutor or Assessor using a portfolio of evidence using different range of assessment methods such as Observation, Questioning, Professional Discussion, RPL, Product of Work etc.
Learners can usually complete the qualification within 6 months.
Learners will need to partake in a microteaching session or could be working, volunteering or on practical placement to be able to show competence in both knowledge and skills.
Learners who achieve this qualification could progress to: Level 4 Certificate in Education and Training or Level 5 Diploma in Education and Training.
Upon completion, learners can enter either work as a Trainer or Tutor in a Training Centre or a College.