The VTCT Level 4 Certificate in Education & Training is a qualification designed to enable you to develop practical teaching and assessing skills and is focused towards those pursuing a teaching career in further education.
Who's it for?
This qualification is designed to equip a wide range of teachers, trainers and facilitators with the underpinning skills and knowledge to enable them to practice effectively. This qualification provides a sound introduction to teaching/training and is suitable for those who are new to or wish to start teaching or training, or experienced practitioners who would like to secure professionally recognised teaching/training & assessing qualifications.
Throughout the course you will compiling a portfolio of evidence. You will be assessed by a combination of assignments and practical observation assessments of your work.
Home-study - You can begin this course at any time. You will be allocated 8 months to complete your course, you can opt to attend to gain classroom based experience. Alternatively video evidence can be submitted. You will be allocated a mentor who will advise you accordingly.
Once you have completed this course you will be prepared to teach adults in your chosen field. It can also come in as an excellent qualification for youth work or anyone providing training and support to others. This can also lead onto Level 5 Diploma in Teaching in the Lifelong Learning Sector (DTLLS).