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Certificate in Education and Training (12 credits)

Level 4 Certificate

This course has replaced the Level 3 Award in Education and Training qualification.


Begins 25 March 2019.

Please note that these dates are provisional and may be subject to change.

Date and time

Monday, 9:30am-5pm

Qualification 12 credits NQF Level 4
Entry requirements

No previous qualifications required

IELTS 6.5 or equivalent (speaking and listening at 7.0) with no other component below 6.0.

Length 6 weeks

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Cost £350


12 credits

Course Content (for the dates listed above)

  • Creating effective learning environments
  • Developing effective teaching and learning
  • Assessment activities
  • Supporting learners
  • Roles and responsibilities of the practitioner
  • Developing effective resources


In order to pass this course you will be required to undertake and successfully complete all the summative assessment activities and the teaching practice requirements.

Further Education is diverse and dynamic and includes organisations such as Colleges, Sixth Forms, Secure Estate, Work Based Learning, Adult and Community Education. Programmes are designed to develop teacher trainees to work across the sector. As such those in a limited setting e.g. working with adults only, will be required to arrange widening teaching visits to develop their experience. Information about these visits will be provided on programme.

Teaching Practice

Micro teaching practice



Penny Ottewill, Programme Lead