Part Time Certificate in Teaching in the Lifelong Learning Sector Level 4

In Solihull

Price on request

Description

  • Typology

    Vocational qualification

  • Location

    Solihull

Description

This course is aimed at those who are employed to teach or train adults as part of their job role. The Certificate in Teaching in the Lifelong Learning Sector (CTLLS) is ideal for new teachers/assistants/assessors who have some experience but whose teaching role does not include curriculum design. Teaching may include working with groups or one to one teaching. The course provides progression.

Facilities

Location

Starts

Solihull (West Midlands)
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Blossomfield Road, B91 1SB

Starts

On request

To take into account

You will need to have 30 hours of teaching practice. This could be paid or voluntary, working with groups or in a one to one context. Teachers are expected to have at least a Level 3 Qualification in their subject teaching area and you will need to show evidence of this or have appropriate experience and be working towards a Level 3 Qualification. You should also have English and Maths...

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Course programme


Certificate in Teaching in the Lifelong Learning Sector (Level 4)
Course Level: Level 4 - Higher Education equivalent to HNC or NVQ4

Reference Number: QED4TT63/BCP0

Introduction
  • This course is aimed at those who are employed to teach or train adults as part of their job role. The Certificate in Teaching in the Lifelong Learning Sector (CTLLS) is ideal for new teachers/assistants/assessors who have some experience but whose teaching role does not include curriculum design. Teaching may include working with groups or one to one teaching. The course provides progression from the Preparation to Teach in the Lifelong Learning Sector (Level 3 and Level 4), but the PTLLS is incorporated into the course so you do not need to have completed this qualification before enrolling on the CTLLS.

What will be covered in the course?
  • The CTLLS Award is comprised of four units: Preparation to Teach in the Lifelong Learning Sector, Planning and Enabling Learning, Principles and Practice of Assessment and Equality and Diversity.

Course dates and times
Offered at various times, please contact us for further information.

What qualification(s) can be gained?
Certificate in Teaching in the Life Long Learning Sector (Edexcel), which gives 24 credits (CATS points) at Level 4.

How is the course assessed?
Assessment will be by assignments and observation of teaching performance. You will need to complete a Teaching Practice File, 4 written assignments, a seminar presentation and a Learning Journal. In addition your teaching will be observed twice by your tutor and once by your mentor. If you have done previous courses or qualifications which could be accredited (e.g. PTLLS, CGLI 7407 Stage One or CGLI 7302), you will have an Accreditation of Prior Learning interview with your tutor to identify what evidence can be carried forward.

Costs
  • Course Fee *: £360.00 Examination Fee: £101.00 * Payable for each year if the course is longer than 12 months.

Additional costs
  • None.

Attendance and additional study hours
  • 30 weeks of 2.5 hours - a half day or evening a week for 30 weeks.

Further information
An Interview is required to join this course. From September 2007, all new teachers in the learning and skills sector (all post 16 education - including FE, adult community learning, work-based learning, offender education) in England will be required to take qualifications which form part of the Qualified Teacher - Learning and Skills (QTLS) framework. The CTLLS is one of these qualifications and credits gained as part of the CTLLS can be carried forward into the Diploma. Solihull College offers full time and part time courses for businesses and residents in Birmingham, Walsall, Wolverhampton, Coventry Warwickshire and the whole of the West Midlands.
Diploma in Teaching in the Lifelong Learning Sector (Cert Ed PCE) Level 5 or a University Certificate in Education. Career options : Completion of the course enables you to meet the minimum requirement for those employed as a teacher or trainer in Further Education colleges, Adult Education centres or Work-Based learning. To obtain QTLS and become fully qualified as a teacher, you need to provide evidence that teaching is your main employment activity and that you teach a range of classes and levels prior to enrolment on a DTLLS course (Cert Ed).

Entry Requirement
You will need to have 30 hours of teaching practice. This could be paid or voluntary, working with groups or in a one to one context. Teachers are expected to have at least a Level 3 Qualification in their subject teaching area and you will need to show evidence of this or have appropriate experience and be working towards a Level 3 Qualification. You should also have English and Maths qualifications at Level 2 or be willing to work towards these qualifications.

Part Time Certificate in Teaching in the Lifelong Learning Sector Level 4

Price on request