Level 3 Education and Training
This level 3 qualification, awarded by YMCA Awards will equip you with the knowledge and skills to deliver and facilitate inclusive teaching and learning.
The course is suitable for those who are not currently teaching but who are able to get some teaching experience, and for those who are currently teaching but do not hold a recognised teaching qualification.
You will study this qualification via distance learning with support from a 1-2-1 tutor.
All written coursework can be completed from home.
You will also be required to deliver a "micro-teaching session" on a subject of your choice to at least 2 people. You will need to therefore make arrangements for this during your course. Please contact us if you have any questions about this.
What course materials will I receive?
In order to learn the content of this course to enable you to complete the assessments, you will be given access to our interactive online elearning for all three units of the qualification.
You can click on the above link to view a short sample of this.
As this is a professional teaching qualification, it is a requirement that you complete an initial English, Maths and ICT assessment in order for us to assess your current knowledge and understanding of these subjects. We will record and help you action any development needs in regards to English, Maths and ICT following completing of these initial assessments.
You will be assessed via completion of written worksheets and a micro-teaching session.
For the micro-teaching session, you will produce a lesson plan and the deliver your 15 minutes session to at least 2 people.
You will then be required to be involved in a further 45 minutes of micro-teaching. This can be you observing others or delivering further sessions yourself.
All micro-teaching sessions must be filmed and sent in to us via video link for assessment.