Online Level 3 Award in Education and Training – AET (Formerly PTTLS) Frequently Asked Questions:

How do I study the course? Online.
Where can I study from? UK or Internationally.
Are there entry requirements? Aged 19 or above with good understanding of English, numeracy and ICT.
What qualification do I get? A Pearson BTEC Level 3 Award in Education and Training.
What can I do with the qualification? Gain entry to higher level courses, or begin working in the sector at entry level.
When can I enrol? At any time.
How long is the course? You have up to one year (365 days) to complete the course. 48 guided study hours in total.

More Information

This Award in Education and Training is a great way to get into teaching. Formerly known as PTLLS, the Award in Education and Training is a short course designed to enable a wide range of students to undertake teaching, training or learning tasks relevant to their own training or teaching situation. It is recommended for all teachers new to the sector, whether in further education, adult and community learning, work-based learning or other parts of the learning and skills sector.

This course has done great justice in exploring the role, responsibilities and duties of a teacher. As it is important for a teacher to take on a teaching approach that best suits the subject and the students concerned, this course is set to train you on the various learning and teaching approaches to help you decide on the most suitable one. You will also be taught on how to plan sessions in advance, how to deliver engaging lessons, how to motivate pupils and how to assess them.

The course will cover the following 3 modules of study:

  • Roles and Responsibilities.
  • Inclusive Teaching and Learning..
  • Understanding Assessment.

Learners must complete the following to achieve the Award:

  • Three written assignments
  • One micro teaching session (which can be submitted as a recorded video)

All assignments should be submitted via the online portal within four months of the course start.

This course is accredited by:

Pearson Edexcel Qualifications

Pearson BTEC is a multinational leading company that has set the bar in providing high quality educational services. It firmly believes that learning is the key to improving one’s opportunities in life and is continually improving its services to enhance the learning experience. Pearson collaborates with leading educational organisations to offer learners’ content, curricula, assessment and training. A certificate from this body will bring you out as a highly marketable candidate within a desired industry.