Level 3 Award in Education & Training

The Award in Education and Training is a nationally recognised qualification, perfect for those who are interested in trying teaching for the first time, without committing to a longer course.

This course is delivered 1 day a week for 11 weeks, in the form of workshops and learner self-study, with constant online support from a tutor.

If you’re considering this course, you must have;

  • relevant experience in your chosen subject, at an appropriate level
  • a relevant qualification in your chosen subject
  • English, Maths and ICT skills at an appropriate level- you may be required to complete an initial assessment.

You must also be 19 or over before starting on the course.

During the course, you will cover areas such as;

  • Understanding roles, responsibilities, and relationships in education & training
  • Understanding and using inclusive teaching and learning approaches in education & training
  • Understanding assessment in education & training

Upon completion, you will be qualified as an ‘Associate Teacher’ and will be able to teach post 16 level.

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Course information:

Awarding body:
City & Guilds
Course duration:
11 Weeks
Course location:
Aspire Training Team Centre, 3 Wollaston Road, Bournemouth, BH6 4AR

Who is this course for?

The AET course is for those wishing to gain a threshold qualification in the education and learning sector or those who would like to try teaching for the first time.

Key facts:

  • £450 per learner (inc VAT)
  • Must be at least 19 years old
  • You must already have a qualification and relevant experience in your subject
  • You may be need to undertake an initial assessment of English, Maths and ICT skills

Ready to apply?

To apply or find out more information about the Level 3 Award in Education & Training course, please complete the form below, or call us on 01202 551553

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