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1st4sport Level 3 Award in Education and Training

Sports Structures
12 George Road
West Midlands
B15 1NP
Contact Name
Coach Education
Contact Email
Contact Telephone
0121 455 8270
Wed, 20 Feb 2019 - Wed, 20 Mar 2019 (09:00 - 17:00)
Dates: 20th February 2019 (9am-5pm) 21st February 2019(9am-5pm) 20th March 2019 (9am-5pm) Times: 9am-5pm Cost: £550

What is it?

This qualification is designed to provide learners with an introduction to teaching/training.

Qualification Overview

This qualification is designed to provide learners with an introduction to teaching/training in the further education and skills sector.

What does the qualification cover?

It is a knowledge-based teaching qualification which has no minimum teaching practice requirement, and therefore, it may be undertaken by individuals who are not currently in a teaching role. However, there is a minimum requirement to take part in microteaching. The qualification is composed of one mandatory unit and two optional groups containing various optional units, of which one must be selected from each group.

Who is it for?

Learners that attend this qualification are likely to be seeking opportunities in the further education and skills sector. It also attracts aspiring tutors of vocational coaching courses.

What's the format?

This qualification involves face to face tutored delivery and completion of portfolio tasks. Learners are also required to deliver and be observed in a real work environment.

What will be assessed?

Learners must:
-Complete a series of written tasks
-Deliver and be observed in a real work environment

Entry Requirements

Prior to registration learners are required to:
-be accurately identified
-be 19 years of age or over
-be able to communicate effectively in English (this includes listening, speaking, reading and writing)

Progression Opportunities

This qualification can help learners to progress in teaching/training and support roles in a wide range of organisations in the education and training sector. These include; Public sector organisations, Private sector organisations, Further Education, Adult and Community Education

Who supports this qualification?

The qualification is recognised as the industry standard Introduction to Teaching Qualification for the further education and skills sector by the Education & Training Foundation.


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