Course available at venue below:
Study online then attend a microteach assessment at our Bideford, Devon VTCT assessment centre - Dates are flexible and can be arranged to suit, subject to availability
The VTCT Level 3 Award in Education and Training (QCF) is a qualification for those interested in a teaching career in further education or for those who have recently started teaching.
This award is designed to equip a wide range of teachers/trainers and facilitators with the requisite skills and knowledge required to fulfill a teaching role. During this course you will learn about preparation, planning and basic course design. You will also learn teaching delivery skills and participate in a micro-teaching session.
Evaluation skills and techniques also form part of the course content.
This qualification provides a sound introduction to teaching/training and is suitable for both experienced practitioners who would like to secure a professionally recognised qualification as well as those new to teaching. The VTCT Level 3 Award in Education and Training will enable you to work in a teaching role and advance on to a broader teaching qualification.
VTCT Level 3 Award in Education & Training (QCF)
There are no formal prerequisite qualifications that you must have prior to undertaking this qualification.
Home study & assessment: Study online + 1 assessment (micro teach) to be taken at our VTCT assessment centre in Bideford, Devon.
Coursework: Home study and portfolio of evidence containing questions and assignment work
Online platform for coursework - You simply log into your account and access your coursework
Unit UET1 – Understanding roles, responsibilities and relationships in education & training
Unit UET2 – Understanding and using inclusive teaching and learning approaches in education and training
Unit UET5 – Understanding assessment in education and training
GLH (Guided Learning Hours): 61. (GLH incl’s. practical, coursework, case studies, assessments)
Home study (Coursework): This can be started at anytime
Home study then 1 assessment for micro-teach, assessment dates can be booked in as required, subject to availability (North Devon assessment centre ~ Bideford, North Devon )
Assessments = Yes, you will be required to bring your students along to assessments to practice your micro-teach. We can provide students for you if required, on request.
Case studies (practice teaching) = Yes, you will be required to find your students to practice your teaching for case studies.
The VTCT (Vocational Training & Charitable Trust)
Self-Employment or Employment as a further education teacher in a further education college or private training provider or running workshops or courses of your own
Training material emailed to you. A coursework tutor is assigned to you for full support throughout the course. A VTCT qualification is posted to you on successful completion of the course.
You will need to purchase your own equipment (e.g. teaching props / resources) and we also recommend you purchase a text book to support your learning, a recommended reading list is supplied with your training pack.
A VRQ – VTCT Level 3 Award in Education & Training (QCF)
This qualification is mapped to the relevant NOS (National Occupational Standards), where applicable. This qualification is accredited on the qualifications and credit framework (QCF). This qualification is a VRQ (Vocationally Related Qualification.)
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PreviewModule 1 - Introduction
StartModule 2 - Preparing your portfolio
StartModule 3 - VTCT Assessment booklets
StartModule 4 - To do list
StartModule 5 - Unit UET1 - Understanding roles, responsibilities and relationships in education and training
StartModule 6 - Unit UET2 - Understanding and using inclusive teaching and learning approaches in education and training
StartModule 7 - Unit UET5 - Understanding assessment in education and training
StartModule 8 - Assessment (Microteach)