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Course overview


The programme is a two year part time course designed for trainers and teachers already working in an adult education setting. It provides a nationally recognised qualification for post compulsory education (PCE) practitioners and will equip them with the knowledge and skills to work effectively within the sector.

The course has a mandatory teaching practice requirement and applicants must have access to teach 150 hours over the two years.

There are two options:

  • The Undergraduate Certificate in Education is aimed at vocational teachers who do not hold a degree but hold level three or above qualifications in their subject specialism (PC001G31TW)
  • The Professional Graduate Certificate in Education is designed for people who already hold a degree (PC005N31TW)

If you already hold a PTLLS or CTLLS qualification you may be entitled to exemptions from some of the course modules (reducing the length and cost of the course). Please speak to us about this for further information.

Session details

The programme will be delivered at Telford University Centre,Southwater on Mondays from 5pm to 9pm during term time.

 

Eligibility criteria

To be eligible for this course you will need to be able to demonstrate you have English and maths skills at level 2 (GCSE, Functional Skills Level 2 or other equivalent).You will need a subject specialism at Level 3 for the Undergraduate Certificate in Education or a degree for the Professional Graduate Certificate in Education course.

The course has a mandatory teaching practice requirement and applicants must have access to teach 150 hours over the two years. We may be able to offer some support with this, but you will need to speak to us about this prior to your place being confirmed on the course.

The course fee is £2,925. It may be that your employer will cover this for you, but if not, a student loan may be available to you. Please talk to us about this prior to enrolment.

Venue and accessibility

The programme will be delivered at University Centre, Southwater, Telford on Monday's from 5pm to 9pm.

The venue is located on the top floor of the Southwater One building, which can be accessed by lifts and stairs. The venue is fully accessible for wheelchair users.

Venue Address:

University Centre Telford
Level 3 - Southwater One (SW1)
Telford
TF3 4JG

There is car parking nearby in the Southwater multi-story car park.

Certification

University of Wolverhampton

After the course

For more details and application information, please contact Gillian Willcocks on gillian.willcocks@telford.gov.uk or phone 01952 382888.

For enquiries contact:

Opening Hours 9am to 5pm Monday to Friday

Telephone: 01952 382888

Email: support@learntelford.ac.uk

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