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Are you seeking CPD opportunities for staff who are delivering teaching and training within your team or organisation?

staff training

Initial Teacher Training in the Centre for Lifelong Learning exists to provide high quality teacher education and professional development for those working in the FE and Skills sector.
Certificate and Diploma in Education and Training

CET and DET qualifications focus upon practical teaching can prepare teachers and trainers to work in a wide range of contexts, including Further Education colleges, Sixth Forms, Work Based Learning, and Adult and Community Education.

Topics include planning, developing effective resources, delivering teaching and training, assessment, and supporting learners.

Diploma in Education and Training

Certificate in Education and Training (36 credits)

Certificate in Education and Training (12 credits)

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"Trainees make good progress throughout their programme and meet the professional standards for FE teachers by the end of the programme. They confidently try out new ways of improving their teaching."

Ofsted Report, November 2015

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"Leaders and managers... are continually seeking better ways to provide the best possible programme for trainees to achieve their potential and contribute fully to developments in the lifelong learning sector."

Ofsted Report, November 2015