The Level 5 Diploma in Education and Training course, formerly known as DTLLS course is aimed for those who are looking to gain full teacher status in the post 16 sector. This will provide you with the knowledge, understanding and skills to teach, and develop a range of personal qualities and attributes required for teaching, assessing and supporting learners. It is a reflective practice course where learners investigate the skills and attributes required in teaching and evaluate their own teaching styles.
How do we assess your progress on the course?
This is taught over 1 year, learners are required to log 100 hours of teaching, which includes six assessed observations. The assessment is portfolio based through varied coursework assignments, essays, group and individual presentations, reflective practice, eight observed teaching sessions and a professional development portfolio
The course covers:
- Planning to enable inclusive and engaging learning
- Theories and principles which underpin and enable learning
- Assessment principles and practice
- Curriculum development
- Continuing personal development and reflective practice
- Wider professional practice
Who the course aimed for?
The course is a natural progression for those learners that have already achieved levels 3 or 4, but learners with the required experience can also enrol straight on to the level 5 programme
Successful completion of the Level 5 Diploma in Education and Training allows the learner to apply for Qualified Teacher Status (QTS) in the post 16 sector. The course is nationally accredited (QCF) and Ofqual regulated, gaining you an internationally 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?
Progression routes from this qualification leading to higher education programmes in education and training, as well as to employment in a teaching or education support role.
Duration: 1 Year
Flexible payment options and Interest free instalment plans are available.