The Award in Education and Training is perfect for those wishing to teach smaller groups of students in a range of topics.
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Education and Training Level 3 at a glance

  • 1-year nationally recognised certificate
  • 3 hours and 15 minutes of engaging video training
  • Video access for 8 months
  • Printable wall certificate
  • CPD time credit conformation
  • Includes manual & other downloads
  • Free weekly video refresher
  • Evidence Based Training certificate
£24.95 + VAT
Group Rates also available

This course is an introduction to the Award in Education and Training.  The Award in Education and Training has replaced the old PTLLS qualification.  This course is not the full Award in Education and Training as it is aimed to help you through your course whether a distance or a classroom course. 

You will need to register for a full course which is available from us or our sister company ITG Instructor Training who offer the Award in Education and Training level 3 at our Training Centre in Colchester Essex or onsite for larger groups. It is also offered as a distance/blended course where you can complete this course and you will have access to a virtual learning environment to complete the rest of your study. You will then attend one day in the classroom to complete your micro teach presentation and observe and give peer reports on others. This course is also a useful tool if you are studying with any other Awarding Organisation.

The full Award in Education and Training qualification satisfy the government requirement for teachers, trainers and tutors who need an initial award for their role as a teacher or trainer in the lifelong learning sector or those who want to teach in a Further Education College, Adult Learning Environment or be a trainer for a Learning Provider.

The course aim of this award is for those who are or want to be a teacher, tutor or trainer and need to be able to plan, prepare and provide learning for their specialist area.

All entrants need to have the personal and intellectual abilities to acquire the knowledge and understand the skills needed to gain this award. All entrants must be able to read effectively and communicate clearly and accurately in written and spoken standard English and have relevant qualifications within their own area of expertise.

Anyone can take this online course but for the full Award in Education and Training, the minimum age is 19 years old and completing our full Award in Education and Training qualifications, allow you to offer some of our ProTrainings classroom courses. When you complete the full course it also allows learners to commence their professional development within the teaching profession.

ITG offers a range of train the trainer courses .and first aid trainer in addition to CAVA/ TAQA Assessor qualifications and qualifications in Internal Quality Assurance.

The content of this and all our courses has been independently certified as conforming to universally accepted Continuous Professional Development (CPD) guidelines and come with a Certified CPD Statement as well as a ProTrainings Certificate and for online courses an Evidence Based Learning statement.

  • First Aid Instructors
  • Teachers
  • Teaching Assistants
  • Trainers
  • Instructors
  • Driving instructors
  • Workplace trainers

This course comes with 4.0 hours of CPD, although the time to complete the course online may be less than this. Total course time includes 3 hours and 15 minutes of video training as well as knowledge reviews, final test, remedial help and reviewing downloaded material.

The content of this and all our courses has been independently certified as conforming to universally accepted Continuous Professional Development (CPD) guidelines and come with a Certified CPD Statement as well as a ProTrainings Certificate and for online courses an Evidence Based Learning statement.

  • Introduction
  • Award in Education and Training
  • Roles, Responsibilities and Boundaries
  • Legislative Requirements
  • Inclusion, Equality and Diversity
  • Ground Rules
  • Icebreakers and Energisers
  • Record Keeping
  • Leaning Needs
  • Learning Outcomes
  • Learning Styles
  • The Teaching Cycle
  • Teaching Principles
  • Session Plans
  • Scheme of Work
  • Functional Skills
  • CPD
  • Assessment and Feedback

We also include extra modules in:

  • Harvard referencing
  • Help with completing your assignments
  • Help with planning and delivering your micro teach presentation
  • Information about the course 
  • Coronavirus COVID 19 Pre-Screen Student Evaluation Form
  • Coronavirus (COVID-19) link to the NHS website
  • FE Week Website for information on Further Education
  • Find a classroom course locally
  • Find out what other courses are available as video online, blended and classroom courses nationally on our course finder
  • Free student first aid program leaflet
  • Sign up for free Student First Aid - use code SCH-376-61-571
  • Visit the First Aid Show free for first aid and medical videos
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What is CPD and why is having Certified CPD important?

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What is "SCORM ready" and will courses run on a LMS?

SCORM Ready means that online courses can run on any compatible Learning Management System (LMS). SCORM courses run seamlessly on your existing LMS system without a separate login so staff only login using the existing company system. ProTrainings online courses have an advanced SCORM ready system to give more features than any other company.

Are courses all online or can I take a blended or class case locally?

Most of our courses are available as online or classroom-based at a training centre locally.  We can also send an instructor to your business to save travel and tailor the course to your business.  To save time and money you can take most courses in a blended format with online and class training.

I want to complete a short practical module after completing the online course, is this possible?

We have a network of over 1000 approved and monitored instructors to deliver a short skill training session nationwide or we can come to your workplace to deliver the training. This blended training saves class time and provides the same qualification. Contact us on 01206 805359 to discuss your options.

Do you offer the instructor training for this course?

Yes, we offer a full range of instructor courses and regulated teaching and assessing qualifications through our sister company ITG Instructor Training Ltd.  For more details ohone ITG on 01206 805380.

Do I receive a certificate after completing your online training?

Yes, when you complete the online course you will be able to download and print a compliant completion certificate, evidenced-based learning statement to confirm course content and a certified CPD statement. There is no extra charge for the certificate.  You can also buy a printed certificate to be posted to you for a small extra fee.

What training courses do you offer and how are they delivered?

We offer a full range of training courses across all business sectors as video online, blended and nationwide at your business or our local training centres. With over 300 courses you can learn at a time and place that meets your busy schedules and save money on travel and costs away from the office.

What People are Saying

“Great course, easy to follow and understand. Finally I understand teaching theory.”

- Mark, pat tester and pat tester trainer from Lancashire
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