Qualification Number: NCFE 601/1620/1
Duration: 3 to 9 months
Credit Value: 12
Guided Learning Hours: 360 hours
Who is this qualification for?
This qualification is an introductory teaching qualification ideal for students and candidates will need to take part in either a microteaching session or be observed in a work environment delivering teaching. The course allows learners to develop teaching skills and can be taken by students who are not currently in a teaching role if the microteaching option is chosen.
The aim of this qualification is to:
This qualification will give candidates the opportunity to:
This qualification is regulated in the Qualifications and Credit Framework (QCF) and provides learners with a wide range of knowledge and skills needed to develop teaching practice and develop competence and confidence in teaching.
This is a competence-based qualification and should be assessed in a realistic work environment in line with the relevant assessment strategy. To achieve the Level 3 Award in Education and Training a student must achieve a minimum of 12 credits made up of 7 credits from one mandatory unit and 5 from optional units by producing a portfolio of evidence.
Assessment plans and portfolio evidence will be assessed by a fully qualified and occupationally competent coach/assessor virtually on a one-to-one basis using a variety of methods and delivered flexibly according to the needs of the learner.
Portfolio evidence will then be internally quality assessed and externally certified by the Awarding Body NCFE.
Further information about this qualification can be found here you can read the standards here or please send your enquiry to [email protected]