Level 3 Award in Education and Training (formerly PTLLS)

Level 3 Award in Education and Training (formerly PTLLS)

Course Code: 5920 Duration: 10 Weeks Attendance: Part Time Location: Farnborough Campus Start Date: Multiple Day: Multiple


About the course

This course (formerly known as PTLLS) is an introductory teaching qualification for those thinking about going into teaching as a career or who are already in teaching and need to gain their initial teaching qualification.

The course aims to develop confidence and competence in teaching people over the age of 16 and has been developed to give learners the opportunity to:

  • Develop knowledge related to teaching and learning
  • Develop skills in teaching and learning
  • Achieve a nationally recognised Level 3 qualification
  • Develop their own personal growth and engagement in teaching and learning

Want to study from home? This course is also available via Online Attendance.


Tuition £350
Registration £65.94

Please note that while we make reasonable adjustments to remove any barriers to education, additional fees may be payable where this is not possible. For example, to provide additional support due to a disability. Please contact us if you believe you have any additional needs so that we can discuss your options before enrolling on a course.

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If you have any questions about this course then please contact us by phone on 01252 40 55 55 or message us.

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Your course

How will I be assessed?

You will be assessed throughout the course by written work and practical activities.

You will cover the following units:
Unit 1  Understanding Roles, Responsibilities and Relationships in Education and Training
Unit 4  Understanding and Using Inclusive Teaching and Learning Approaches in Education and Training
Unit 5  Understanding Assessment in Education and Training

How will I be assessed?

At the end of the course you will submit a portfolio of evidence of work, including:

  • 5 x short written assignments

Delivery and evidence of:

  • A 30 minute micro-teach to the rest of the group, observed and assessed by your tutor.
  • Self-evaluations
  • Peer assessments
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Your future

What Next?

The award is an introductory teaching qualification, and if you become more involved in teaching and training you will be able to move to a higher level course such as the Professional Certificate in Education (PCE) or the Professional Graduate Certificate in Education (PGCE).

Teaching jobs the qualification may lead to are in:

  • Public sector organisations
  • Private sector organisations
  • Further Education, Adult and Community Education
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Entry Requirements

What previous qualifications and experience will I need?


  • You need to be intending to teach, or perhaps teaching a few hours
  • You will need to be competent in your subject
  • You will need to have an appropriate level of skill in literacy, numeracy and information technology
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Course Enquiry

Please contact us through the form below. After submitting a form we will contact you as soon as possible. We will delete your information one month after the beginning of the next academic year.

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Start Dates

Start Date Mode Day(s) Time Duration
19/04/2023 Part Time WED 13:00 - 17:00 10 Weeks
Start Date 19/04/2023
Mode Part Time
Day(s) WED
Time 13:00 - 17:00
Duration 10 Weeks
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