The Level 3 Award in Education and Training is an introductory teaching qualification, aimed at learners aged 19 and above, as an introduction to teaching and vocational training. It is an entry-level qualification for those wishing to get into or progress in the Education and Training Sector.
The qualification is to prepare learners for employment and supports them to progress to a teaching or training role within the workplace, work-based learning, CPD training and those engaged in the delivery of assessing vocational achievement or apprenticeships.
This qualification meets the needs of a range of trainee teachers, including:
To be awarded a Level 3 Award in Education and Training, you must gain a minimum of 12 credits (3 credits from the mandatory unit in Group A, 6 credits from Group B and 3 credits from Group C) see below:
Mandatory unit – Group A:
Unit 01: Understanding roles, responsibilities and relationships in education and training (3 credits)
Optional units – Group B:
Unit 02: Understanding and using inclusive teaching and learning approaches in education and training (6 Credits)
Unit 03: Facilitate learning and development for individuals (6 Credits)
Unit 04: Facilitate learning and development in groups (6 credits)
Optional units – Group C:
*Unit 05: *Understanding assessment in education and training (3 Credits)
Unit 06: Understanding the principles and practices of assessment (3 Credits)