The Diploma in Education and Training course delivered at the college is an ‘in-service’ qualification designed for those working or wishing to work as teachers or trainers in the post compulsory sector (14 years plus). It may be possible for pre-service teachers/ trainers to also complete this qualification, provided they meet the entry requirements. Those not yet formally contracted to work as teachers/trainers may be able to undertake this qualification, provided they have access to 100 hours of teaching over the duration of the award.

 

The whole qualification is delivered part time over 18 months Level 4 in 6 months (1st year) and Level 5 in year 2 and replaces the City & Guilds DTLLS qualification.

What the course leads to

What courses can I do after this? 

Learners who have completed this course can progress to the BA (Hons) in Education and Training.

 

 

What do I need to apply

To do this course you should have... 

It is expected that anyone entering this course will normally possess a minimum level 3 qualification in their own area of specialism and a level 2 in English & Maths or be working towards achievement of NQF level 2 in mathematics/numeracy.

Prior to enrolment, original certificates are required to be seen and verified along with a copy of the applicants most recent enhanced DBS certificate.

There is also a requirement for a minimum of 50 hours teaching practice for both years of the course.

International entry requirements 

If you are not from an English Language speaking country, you will need to have a minimum of UKVI IELTS 6.0. We accept a wide range of academic qualifications awarded overseas and use the UK NARIC (National Academic Recognition Information Centre) guidelines for international comparisons. For tuition and accommodation fees please visit www.thecollege.co.uk/international/courses/tuition-fees and our International Operations team can offer you advice and guidance before and during your studies.

Course costs

Costs 

Fees 2021/2022: £1900

Fees are made payable to Bournemouth and Poole College.

International Fees 

For tuition and accommodation fees please visit www.thecollege.co.uk/international/courses/tuition-fees and our International Operations team can offer you advice and guidance before and during your studies.

Course content

Course Content 

This course covers topics such as behaviour management, Equality and Diversity, curriculum development, theories and principles of learning plus more besides.

During the course there is an expectation of the following:

·        Leaners will have an initial assessment of literacy, numeracy and ICT

·        There will be 120 guided learning hours and 420 self-directed study hours

·        The learner will receive tutorial support throughout the course

More info

Start Day/Time 

Start date: January 2023 

Location: North Road

Duration 

30 Weeks

Attendance 

Part-time

UCAS Code 

N/A

Campus Code 

P

Qualification Name 

Diploma in Education and Training DET Level 5

Institution 

Bournemouth & Poole College

Awarding Body 

City & Guilds

More about the course 

Applications for the part-time Diploma in Education and Training should be made directly to The Bournemouth & Poole College and not via the UCAS process. 

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

Start date: January 2023
Location: North Road

Fees: £1995

An HE student loan is available for this course through Student Finance England

Duration 

30 Weeks

Attendance 

Part-time

UCAS Code 

N/A

Campus Code 

P

Qualification Name 

Diploma in Education and Training DET Level 5

Institution 

Bournemouth & Poole College

Awarding Body 

City & Guilds