The Edexcel Level 3 Award in Education and Training is an introductory teaching qualification that prepares learners for teaching in a wide range of contexts. This qualification will give learners an introduction to the requirements within the lifelong learning sector; it does not qualify a learner to become a teacher, but gives the basic knowledge and understanding of the requirements of a adult educator.

The qualification runs over 4 days; the first two days consisting of workshop delivery, the third day an assessment session, where learners will deliver their own micro teach session to their peers. The final day is a tutorial day where all final assessments are completed including a micro-teach session with peers and a Tutor assessment.

What will the course cover

You will cover vast range of topics within the lifelong learning sector, As part of this qualification learners will cover:

  • Understanding roles, responsibilities and relationships in education and training
  • Understanding and using inclusive teaching and learning approaches in education and training
  • Understanding assessment in education and training

Following the completion of these knowledge units, learners will demonstrate that they can deliver a short 15 minute teaching session and are able to effectively assess their peers. They will be able to explain the roles of a teacher/trainer, the skills that are required, the assessment & teaching strategies they can employ and the legislation linked to lifelong
learning.

This course is ideal for individuals over 19 who want a basic introduction into teaching including:

  • Trainers/Tutor
  • Employment Coaches
  • Mentors

What will be learnt

  • Understanding roles, responsibilities and relationships in education and training
  • Understand the teaching role and responsibilities in education and training
  • Understand ways to maintain a safe and supportive learning environment
  • Understand the relationships between teachers and other professionals in education and training
  • Understanding and using inclusive teaching and learning approaches in education and training
  • Understand inclusive teaching and learning approaches in education and training
  • Understand ways to create an inclusive teaching and learning environment
  • Be able to plan inclusive teaching and learning
  • Be able to deliver inclusive teaching and learning
  • Be able to evaluate the delivery of inclusive teaching and learning
  • Understanding assessment in education and training
  • Understand types and methods of assessment used in education and training
  • Understand how to involve learners and others in the assessment process
  • Understand the role and use of constructive feedback in the assessment process
  • Understand requirements for keeping records of assessment in education and training

Pre-course preparation & assessment

There is a requirement to complete a short initial assessment and CV, before commencement of the programme.

Assessment of the qualification is made through:

  • Knowledge Assignment for Unit 1-3
  • Micro Teach & observation
  • Self-Evaluation of your Micro-Teach

Other courses you might look to if this doesn't quite fit what you are looking for are:

If you are unsure which course is for you or your employees, please call and speak with one of our Learning and Development Advisor on 01656 644 300 or alternatively send us an enquiry here

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