This course is suitable if you work or want to work as a teacher/trainer/tutor in Further Education Colleges, adult and community education, the voluntary sector, commerce, industry, the public sector or HM forces.

The AET Award is a mandatory minimum qualification for all those teaching in the Learning and Skills Sector and replaces the old PTLLS qualification.

What the course leads to

What courses can I do after this? 

Learners who have completed this course will be awarded 3 credits towards the Diploma in Education and Training (DET).

What do I need to apply

To do this course you should have... 

It is preferred that you have a minimum Level 3 qualification in your own area of specialism and hold a Level 2 qualification in English and Maths.

There are no requirements for teaching practice during this course.

Course costs

Costs 

Fees: £397.00 for 2021/22

Please note that this is a full cost course and is not eligible for funding or finance. 

Course content

Course Content 

During the course there is an expectation of the following:

  • Learners will have an initial assessment of literacy, numeracy and ICT
  • There will be 60 guided learning hours - 30 classroom based, 30 hours self study
  • The learner will receive tutorial support throughout the course

The course will cover the following core areas, amongst others:

  • Review appropriate teaching and learning approaches in the specialist area
  • Demonstrate session planning skills
  • Discuss the delivery of inclusive sessions which motivate learners

 

More info

Start Day/Time 

The next course should start on Thursday 13th January 2022 and will run on a Thursday morning from 9:30 am-12:30pm for 10 weeks (with a one week break for half term) at North Road in Poole.

Duration 

10 Weeks

Attendance 

Part-time

Level 

Level 3

Qualification Name 

Award in Education and Training AET Level 3

Awarding Body 

City & Guilds

More about the course 

The next course should start on Thursday 13th January 2022 and will run on a Thursday morning from 9:30am-12:30pm for 10 weeks (with a one week break for half term) at North Road in Poole.

 Fees for 2021/22 - £397


For further details on how to apply please contact: teachertraining@bpc.ac.uk

 


 

Duration 

10 Weeks

Attendance 

Part-time

Level 

Level 3

Qualification Name 

Award in Education and Training AET Level 3

Awarding Body 

City & Guilds