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What career opportunities can this lead to?

This course offers a good start for those wanting to apply for a job that involves teaching. To be fully qualified to teach (young) adults you need to complete the level 5 Diploma in Education and Training / Cert Ed or PGCE. The Level 3 Award in Education and Training provides an excellent introduction to this course.

What are the entry requirements?

There are no official entry requirements for this course. A good level of English is expected and an interest in teaching or training adults.

What does this programme involve?

The course will be taught by an experienced teacher, who will use a wide range of teaching activities; including lectures, group work, discussion, demonstrations, student presentations and many more activities that help learning.

Sessions takes place once a week for 3 hours. The course will provide an introduction to teaching adults and will include a combination of lectures, group work, students presentations and micro-teach sessions.

The qualification is designed to enable candidates to:
-Adopt an integrated approach to the theory and practice of teaching/training and tutoring
-Reflect on their own previous/current levels of experience, practice and skills and areas for development.
-Identify principles of learning, teaching, assessment and evaluation
-Develop communication and inter-personal skills
-Develop an awareness of their professional role and responsibilities.

The Level 3 Award in Education and Training is accredited by City & Guilds and replaces PTLLS.

How is the programme taught and assessed?

During the course you will be asked to write a weekly reflective journal to evaluate your own learning. To complete the course you will need to complete a portfolio of evidence, including assignments, presentations, lesson planning and your micro-teach.

What else do I need to know?

On the first session please bring pen and paper to take notes. You will also need a file to keep your handouts together and a ring binder with dividers for your portfolio

We recommend you buy at least one of the Teacher Training books for your own use; however these books can also be borrowed from our Learning Centre.

In addition to the 3 hours contact time you will need to set aside time each week to complete the work required for the course.

You will need:
-Pen and paper to make notes
-A folder to keep hand outs together
-A ring binder for your portfolio
-Access to the internet and teacher training books

Dates for the diary

Our part-time open event is held every June. For specific dates and times please see the events section of our website or telephone 023 8091 1299.

How do I apply?

Apply by clicking on the APPLY NOW link on this page. Alternatively, you can apply by completing an application form through our Information, Advice and Guidance team by telephone 023 8091 1299 or via email at

*Fees will apply if you are over 18. You may be eligible for fee support or a loan. To find out an accurate cost, based on your individual circumstances, please contact our Information, Advice and Guidance team.

Course Code


Session Venue Starts Days Time Weeks Fees* 24+ Fees*
PTLLA Eastleigh College 13/9/2018 Thu 18:00 – 21:00 13 £399.00 £399.00
PTLLB Eastleigh College 14/9/2018 Fri 09:30 – 12:30 13 £399.00 £399.00
PTLLC Eastleigh College 10/1/2019 Thu 18:00 – 21:00 13 £399.00 £399.00
PTLLD Eastleigh College 11/1/2019 Fri 09:30 – 12:30 13 £399.00 £399.00
PTLLE Eastleigh College 2/5/2019 Thu 18:00 – 21:00 13 £399.00 £399.00 Apply now
PTLLF Eastleigh College 3/5/2019 Fri 09:00 – 12:00 13 £399.00 £399.00 Apply now

* Please note that although this tool looks to give customers the best indication of course costs, a final cost can only be confirmed once all submitted information is verified by our information, advice and guidance team.

Need any further advice?

If you require further advice and guidance about any course costs and/or the funding options available to you, the College has a dedicated Information, Advice and Guidance team who can be contacted on telephone 023 8091 1299.

The Equality Act

The College wishes to ensure that it complies with the requirements of the Equality Act 2010. If you are a disabled person, please ensure that we know what you need so that we can make all reasonable adjustments to help you succeed.

Please note all courses descriptions may be subject to change.

Chris, Teaching

Chris, 31

Chris, Teaching

Chris left College to work in Care, but years later returned to complete his Cert.Ed course to become a teacher.


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