Level 3 Award in Education and Training (RQF)

Level 3 Award in Education and Training (RQF)


The Level 3 Award in Education and Training (QCF) has been designed to provide an introduction to teaching for individuals who would like to work or currently work within FE Colleges, Independent Training Providers and/or Local Authorities. It can meet the needs of a range of trainee teachers, such as: Individuals not currently teaching or training – achievement of the qualification does not require practice other than microteaching; Individuals currently teaching and training, including those new to the profession – although the qualification does not require practice , opportunities may be made available to observe and provide feedback on a trainee teacher’s practice; and Individuals currently working as assessors, who wish to achieve a qualification that provides an introduction to teaching

How long will it take?

The qualification is delivered over 5 days with a self study requirement.

Topics covered

These include the teaching role and responsibilities in education and training, ways to maintain a safe and supportive learning environment, the relationships between teachers and other professionals in education and training, inclusive teaching and learning approaches in education and training and ways to create an inclusive teaching and learning environment.

For employers

The Award in Education and Training will enable delegates to deliver regulated and accredited training courses to others.

Assessment method

This qualification is assessed by the completion of a portfolio of evidence.

Upcoming courses

9th, 10th, 11th, 14th and 15th September (5 day course) – Alert Training UK classroom – Salisbury.


£525 per person (with a minimum of 5 people enrolled on course).

Qualification specification

Available on request.

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