Level 4 & 5 In Education and Training

£1300

2 Years

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Overview


Level 4 Certificate in Education and Training

& the Level 5 Diploma in Education and Training.


The Level 4 Certificate in Education and Training is a first stage teaching qualification that will give candidates a fundamental understanding of the roles and responsibilities of a teacher/trainer in relation to legislation, equality, diversity, inclusivity and meeting the needs of learners. It includes the use of initial and diagnostic assessments and requires candidates to plan and deliver inclusive teaching and learning, carry out assessments of and for learning and use resources effectively.


Course Content


The qualification covers the knowledge and skills required by teachers/trainers in the further education and skills sector, such as:

  • Understanding roles, responsibilities and relationships in education and training

  • Planning to meet the needs of learners in education and training

  • Delivering education and training

  • Assessing learners in education and training

  • Using resources for education and training




Level 5 Diploma in Education and Training.


The Level 5 Diploma in Education and Training is suitable for teachers, trainers and tutors working in further education, adult and community learning or work-based training within public, private, voluntary or community organisations. It can meet the needs of a range of trainee teachers, including:


Course Content


  • Planning and developing schemes of work

  • Delivering learning sessions

  • Developing teaching and learning strategies

  • Assessment practices




Delivery methods

Both courses are done 100% online with a possible face to face observation however, this can be done via video recording or Zoom.



Requirements


There are no specific entry requirements.


  • It is the learner's responsibility to seek advice from their employer regarding this. Learners must meet the following minimum criteria:


  • Reading and communication skills should be adequate to meet the requirements of the training.


  • Do not have a criminal background which prevents them working, with young people or vulnerable adults, as a teacher.


  • Hold a relevant qualification at a level above that of their learners; ideally at least Level 3 in their area of specialism

  • Minimum core of literacy, language, numeracy and ICT Individuals are not required to have achieved a Level 3 Award in Education and Training or a Level 4 Certificate in Education and Training before undertaking a Level 5 Diploma in Education and Training. However, some individuals may already have completed one or both of these qualifications.

  • Individuals who have completed the Level 3 Award in Education and Training and who are progressing directly to the Level 5 Diploma in Education and Training cannot bring forward any credit or observed and assessed practice.


Individuals who have completed the Level 4 Certificate in Education and Training:


who are progressing to an HEI-validated qualification at Level 5 or above may have their level 4 credit recognised in line with that higher education institution’s arrangements for the recognition of prior learning (RPL).


Learners who are progressing to an AO-accredited Level 5 Diploma in Education and Training should have their prior achievement recognized.



Level 5 Diploma in Education and Training. The qualification is suitable for learners of 19 years of age and above.


To see more information in regards the qualifications please see the individual courses on our website.