Northern College Logo

Apply Online

Course Application (Course Information)

Go Back to Courses

Begin, Discover, Succeed!

Course Title:

Level 3 Award in Education and Training - online

Choose which date you would like to apply for:

Course Description:

An introduction to teaching and training in the post 16 sector. 


Does your dream career involved teaching and helping others to achieve their goals? Our Award in Education and Training will open up a world of opportunity to you within the post 16 teaching sector. You will gain new skills to work with and support adults to change their lives through adult education. 


Teacher Education at Northern College offers the best of all worlds: gold-standard, internationally recognised teacher training qualifications, a thorough grounding in the nuts and bolts of teaching, learning and assessment – and a social purpose perspective which prepares you to be the sort of educator who can change the world.  


You will learn: 

Roles and responsibilities in Education and Training

 Inclusive teaching  

Planning and assessment.

This course runs over five days (Thursday and Friday week one, and Wednesday, Thursday and Friday during week two). 


What could this course lead to?

Certificate in Education and Training - CET (Level 4)
Certificate in Education (Level 5).

This course is ideal for individuals who would like to progress a career in: Post 16 teaching in FE colleges, private training companies, community learning and prison education. With further study, possible careers include: Post 16 Teacher, Post 16 Tutor, Post 16 Lecturer, Learning Mentor.


Student feedback about our Teacher Education courses: 

·         “I could not have wished for better tutors and fellow learners, they made this experience very special.” 

·         “Everyone encountered has been very nice, friendly and cheerful especially in these trying times of covid, both teachers, students and staff encountered from other areas of the college.” 

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