Level 3 Award in Education and Training

Level 3 Award in Education and Training


Price is per online user of this course, VAT exempt.

This NCFE Level 3 Award in Education and Training is an introductory teaching qualification which will provide you with the knowledge, understanding and confidence to teach in the post 16 education sector. Once qualified you will have the licence to teach in the further adult education sector e.g. a college or private training provider.

On successfully completing the Level 3 qualification you can move on to the Level 4 and Level 5 education and training qualifications.

The course includes:

* Registration with the Awarding Organisation
* Certification
* A designated tutor
* Induction
* Individual Learning Plan
* Citrix on-line lectures
* 1:1 tutorials
* Online learning materials, videos and podcasts
* E-portfolio to collect your evidence electronically
* Email and telephone support

See below for further information.

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Product Description

Course Overview

During this course you will cover subjects such as:

  • An introduction to teaching and learning
  • Lesson planning
  • Assessment
  • Record keeping
  • The use of resources and teaching materials
  • The learning environment
  • Communication skills in  teaching and learning
  • Equality and Diversity
  • Delivering a micro teaching session

Qualifications and Credit Framework (QCF)

This qualifications consist of learning outcomes and assessment criteria from the Qualifications and Credit Framework (QCF) at level 3. Each qualification awards QCF Credits. One credit equals approximately 10 hours of learning. This is a combination of contact time with your trainer/assessor, and non-contact time for you own study.

Guided learning hours (GLH): 48 – 61
Credit value: 12
QCF level: 3

Qualification Units

Mandatory Unit:

Unit 01 – Understanding roles, responsibilities and relationships in education and training (3 credits)

Optional Units (6 credits required from Group B and 3 credits from Group):

Group B

Unit 02 – Understanding and using inclusive teaching and learning approaches in education and training
(6 credits)
Unit 03 – Facilitate learning and development for individuals (6 credits)
Unit 04 – Facilitate learning and development in groups (6 credits)

Group C

Unit 05 – Understanding assessment in education and training (3 credits)
Unit 06 – Understanding the principles and practices of assessment (3 credits)


The course is mainly theoretical and is assessed with three assignments, plus one micro teaching session of around 30-45 minutes. The teaching session is recorded and sent to your tutor for assessment.

Course Format

The online course is completed entirely at your own pace however, we do have the option of fast track available. This route has proven popular with those already in employment and wishing to progress quickly.

Each learner is required to create a portfolio of evidence which demonstrates that all learning outcomes have been met.

Learners will be assessed and mentored by an experienced and highly qualified trainer. They will assist learners to assemble their portfolio and prepare for assessment. In addition the learners will have access to a range of learning materials; webinars; email and telephone support throughout their programme together with resources as required.

Entry Requirements

Do I have to be currently teaching? No, the course is ideal for those wishing to become a teacher or are starting out in a teaching career.

This qualification is open to candidates aged 19 or over, of either gender and there are no entry barriers on the grounds of race, creed or academic attainment in learning.  There are not any specific prior learning requirements for these qualifications though learners may find it helpful if they have achieved a level 2 qualification.


Payment can be made through the website with PayPal, credit or debit card, or by phoning us and requesting an invoice. Invoices can be paid with credit or debit card using the Pay Now button on the invoice or by bank transfer.

Payment by instalments can be arranged – please phone 0844 854 9218 to obtain details.

For Fast Track versions of the courses please phone 0844 854 9218 to order.


Please phone a customer advisor on 0844 854 9218 to find out about discounts available for multiple users of this course.

Additional Information


Education and Training


Level 3


50 – 100


Online Course




12 months



Purchase Options:

Standard Delivery, Fast Track Delivery


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