The Level 4 Certificate in Education and Training formerly known as (CTLLS) course is the first stage of teaching qualification which has a teaching and training practice requirement. It is designed for those working or wishing to work as teachers/trainer. The course content covers planning, delivery, assessments and the use of resources.
How do we assess your progress on the course?
Learners are required to plan, deliver and evaluate 30 hours of teaching. In addition their tutor will observe them on three occasions in their current teaching role, providing them with clear guidance and areas for development.
The qualification is assessed through a portfolio of evidence which demonstrates the learner has met the required assessment criteria. All learners are expected to prove both their theoretical and practical knowledge within their portfolio of evidence.
The main outcomes of this qualification include:
- Delivering education and training
- Assessing learners in Education and Training
- Manage learning and development in groups
- Understanding roles, responsibilities and relationships
- Planning to meet the needs of the learners
- Identifying individual learning needs
- Develop and prepare resources for learning and development
Each unit is assessed using a combination of written assignment, observations, reflective journals, session plans, schemes of work and documentation used to assess and track candidates’ current learners.
Who the course aimed for?
The qualification is aimed at learners who are 19yrs+ and have had some experience of teaching and training. This may also include those who do not currently hold teaching/training positions but who can meet the requirements outlined in the mandatory/optional units.
This is also the perfect qualification for individuals who are currently working as assessors and are looking to gain a recognised teaching qualification.
You will study this course via distance learning, which will enable you to learn when and where you choose. All your materials will be posted or sent to you via email. You will also receive our tutor support by email, so help is only a click away! You can start the course at any time.
What can I do after completing this course?
When you have successfully completed this qualification you will have the opportunity to progress directly into employment as a trainer or teacher in the further education sector. Qualifications you could progress to include:
VTCT Level 5 Diploma in Education and Training (DET)
Duration: 24 wks
Flexible payment options and Interest free instalment plans are available.