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Course Title:

Level 3 Award in Education and Training - on campus

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Course Description:

Are you teaching, or would like to teach, adults or young people over the age of 14 years?  Do you desire to use your skills to help people change the world in some way?  Then this course could be for you!


The course is for anyone wanting to teach for a social purpose. It is recognised by employers and funders, and could enhance your career.


What does this qualification cover?

The qualification covers the knowledge and skills required by teachers and trainers in the further education and training skills sector. This includes:


  • The roles, responsibilities and relationships in education and training
  • Inclusive teaching and learning approaches
  • Assessment of learners
  • Facilitating learning and development for individuals and groups
  • Understanding the principles and practices of assessment


What could this course lead to?

This qualification is awarded by NCFE, and is recognised by employers and funders, so it could enhance your career, or lead onto further employment opportunities.


It also provides students with the necessary skills, knowledge and understanding to progress onto the Certificate in Education or PGCE in Lifelong Learning.


What are the entry requirements?

There are no formal entry requirements for this course, but we will ask you about your skills to ensure that this course is right for you at this time.


The course involves learning within college and some private study at home, which means you will need access to a digital or computer device and the internet.



Need more Information?

You can find out more about Northern College and the courses on offer at one of our Virtual Open Events

Tuition Fee: £395*

* Please note the fee displayed is for the tuition fee only. If you are staying overnight at the college and you are not eligible for residential funding, there will be an additional charge to cover bed, breakfast and evening meal.
* Please confirm with The College Registry as fees can change and also with regards to your circumstances (unless otherwise stated).

email : mis at northern dot ac dot uk
Tel : 01226 776000