Education & Training

For new/existing entrants to the Learning and Skills Sector (post 14)

What is involved in the course?

  • The theory and practice of teaching
  • Principles of learning, teaching, assessment
    and evaluation
  • Confidence, communication and interpersonal skills
  • Your professional role and responsibilities

What can I do after I finish the course successfully?

After successful completion, you will have a ‘license to practice’ which means that you can apply for jobs in your area of specialism.

Entry requirements

To attend this course you must:

  • Be 19+
  • Be legally allowed to work in the UK
  • Have lived in the UK for the last three years
  • Be claiming work-related benefits such as Jobseeker’s Allowance or Housing Benefit
  • Pass a short assessment for English and Maths


Please speak to us about locations, dates and times for courses, or visit our website.


  • Certificate in Teaching in the Learning and
    Skills Sector
  • Diploma in Teaching in the Learning and Skills Sector