The BTEC Level 3 Award in Education and Training is an introductory teaching qualification that has been developed to give learners the opportunity to develop their skills and knowledge to support the teaching of adults.

Achieving the Level 3 Award in Education and Training will provide sufficient evidence that the learner has obtained the necessary skills and knowledge to prepare, plan, deliver and evaluate basic teaching and learning sessions in a variety of teaching or training contexts.

Achieving this Award will provide sufficient evidence that the learner has acquired the necessary skills and knowledge to prepare, plan, deliver and evaluate basic teaching and learning sessions, in a variety of teaching or training contexts. This introductory, knowledge-based teaching qualification has no minimum teaching practice requirement. Therefore, it may be undertaken by individuals who are not in a teaching role. However, there is a minimum requirement to take part in micro–teaching.
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

I completed the PTLLS qualification with Learning Places and found the course to be very well structured and easy to understand. I would like to express my gratitude to my dedicated tutor, Kirsty Coates, for her professional support and guidance throughout

Sarah Reilly


How long does it take

The course is delivered over 5 days over 5 weeks. We normally run courses on a Wednesday, but we can arrange to deliver on alternative days if needed, including weekends. In total students are required to study for a minimum of 48 guided learning hours including time spent on assignments

What do I learn

The course is split in to three main sections which cover 1. Understanding Roles, Responsibilities and Relationships in Education and Training 2. Understanding and Using Inclusive Teaching and Learning Approaches in Education and Training 3. Understanding Assessment in Education and Training

Can I study online?

This course is available online via the moodle and can also be mixed with in-house or 1-2-1 coaching sessions to create a blended programme that is tailored to your individual needs

Where do I study

Courses can be delivered at your work place (for 5 or more learners). Individual's study at our training centre in Willerby. We normally work with small groups of 5 or 6 at any one time to make sure that learners receives the level of support they may need

September course dates - five week course

Complete your Award in Education and Training coarse in five weeks at our training centre in Willerby, the course will start on Wednesday 13th September . You will attend one day a week for five weeks. To book a place on the course or discuss your needs get in touch kirsty@learningplaces.co.uk

October course dates - five week course

The Award in Education and Training course will be at our training centre, the course will start on Tuesday 10th October. To book a place on the course or discuss your needs get in touch kirsty@learningplaces.co.uk

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