*Many adults pay no or low fees, depending on their circumstances.
Learners must be at least 19 years old. This is a knowledge-only qualification. Learners do not need to be working or undertaking practical placements to take this qualification. Learners need to attend an interview and complete an initial assessment with the programme team.
This qualification prepares learners for further learning and training whilst developing an understanding of the teaching and learning environment in a school setting. It covers areas such as how to support the well-being of a child or young person and child and young person development. This qualification is aimed at a range of learners who are thinking of working in a school setting.
You can expect to study:
- Understanding schools as organisations
- Understanding how to keep children and young people healthy, safe and well
- Understanding how to communicate with children, young people and adults