Qualification Information

VTCT Product Code: ET3A1 GLH: 48 - 122 Age Restriction: 18
Qualification Number: 601/2758/2 Units: 3 - 6 Registration End Date: 31st Jul 2020
Level: 3 Minimum Credits: 12

Additional Information

Who is this qualification for?


The VTCT Level 3 Award in Education and Training is a qualification for those interested in a teaching career in further education or for those who have recently started teaching.

Why is this qualification most suitable?


The VTCT Level 3 Award in Education and Training will enable the learner to enter teaching employment and progress on to a broader teaching qualification.

This qualification has been mapped to the relevant Learning and Skills Improvement Service (LSIS) NOS, and is accredited on the Qualifications and Credit Framework.

There are no formal prerequisite qualifications that you must have prior to undertaking this qualification. Your centre will have ensured that you have the required knowledge, understanding and skills to enrol and successfully achieve this qualification.

What does this qualification cover?


This qualification has been specifically designed for the 19+ age groups, this award is designed to equip a wide range of teachers/trainers and facilitators with the requisite skills and knowledge required to fulfil a teaching role. This course covers preparation, planning and basic course design. They will also gain teaching delivery skills and participate in microteaching sessions. Evaluation skills and techniques also form part of the course content. This qualification provides a sound introduction to teaching/training and is suitable for both experienced practitioners who would like to secure a professionally recognised qualification as well as those new to teaching. - The full list of optional units is presented in the learner Record of Assessment book (ROA) (specification).

What could this qualification lead to?


Learners can progress from the VTCT Level 3 Award in Education and Training directly into a teaching or facilitating role in the further education sector.

On completion of this qualification the learner may choose to undertake further study; qualifications you could progress to include:

- VTCT Level 4 Certificate in Education and Training



Qualification Structure

Mandatory Unit Group - from this group you'll need to cover a minimum of 1 components and earn a minimum of 3 credits.

Unit Code Unit Ref Unit Title Level Credits GLH
UET1 H/505/0053 Understanding roles, responsibilities and relationships in education and training 3 3 12

Optional Unit Group A - from this group you'll need to cover a minimum of 1 components and earn a minimum of 6 credits.

Unit Code Unit Ref Unit Title Level Credits GLH
UET2 D/505/0052 Understanding and using inclusive teaching and learning approaches in education and training 3 6 24
UV30761 J/502/9549 Facilitate learning and development for individuals 3 6 25
UV30762 F/502/9548 Facilitate learning and development in groups 3 6 25

Optional Unit Group B - from this group you'll need to cover a minimum of 1 components and earn a minimum of 3 credits.

Unit Code Unit Ref Unit Title Level Credits GLH
UET5 R/505/0050 Understanding assessment in education and training 3 3 12
UV30563 D/601/5313 Understanding the principles and practices of assessment 3 3 24

*For full details of the Rules of Combination for this qualification please see the Qualification Specification/Record of Assessment book.

Documents


*To find specifications for individual units, click on the "Structure" tab of your chosen qualification, select the unit code in the left hand column and on the new page click on the "Download unit book" tab under the unit title.

Centres approved to run this qualification

VTCT accredits centres to offer our qualifications, but cannot advise which centres are running particular courses at any time. Please contact the centre directly to find out if they currently offering your chosen qualification.

NB: The location displayed for each centre is based upon the centre's main address. The location displayed is not necessarily the only location that the centre can deliver VTCT qualifications from. For further information on a centre's delivery capabilities please select the centre's website address.

Centre Name Telephone Website Location
AAMA Academy (China) +852 6946 4525 Visit website China
The Holistic Academy (Bedfordshire) 07501 111758 Visit website Bedfordshire - Central Bedfordshire
SkinAstute Aesthetic & Beauty Training Academy 07852 169344 Visit website Bedfordshire - Luton
Newbury College 01635 584500 Visit website Berkshire - West Berkshire
Milton Keynes College 01908 637238 Visit website Buckinghamshire - Milton Keynes
Have Training 07787 532827 Visit website Cambridgeshire
The Beauty Academy 0845 601 8272 Visit website Cambridgeshire
Burghley Academy 01733 341878 Visit website Cambridgeshire - Peterborough
Nene Park Academy 01733 368300 Visit website Cambridgeshire - Peterborough
Acacia Training Ltd – Crewe 01270 626236 Visit website Cheshire - Cheshire East
Devine Cosmetics Training Academy 07799 920203 Visit website Cheshire - Halton
1st Leap Training 01752 341079 Visit website Cornwall
Polished Nails and Beauty Training - Cumbria 07745 186058 Visit website Cumbria
Professional Therapy Training 01539 592963 Visit website Cumbria
Jennie Jones Quality Assurance Training and Consultancy 07725 914304 Visit website Derbyshire
NVQ Nail & Beauty Specialist Academy 01625 505900 Visit website Derbyshire
KM Training Ltd 01332 343033 Visit website Derbyshire - Derby
Paragon Nail and Beauty Training Academy - Derby 01332 342767 Visit website Derbyshire - Derby
Progress to Excellence Limited - Derby 1 & 2 01462 488218 Visit website Derbyshire - Derby
Hair@theAcademy 07974 750699 Visit website Devon
Holistic Therapies Training 01237 426448 Visit website Devon
Ignite Academy & Training 01752 875610 Visit website Devon - Plymouth
E-Hairdressing and Beauty Academy 01803 295195 Visit website Devon - Torbay
Total Hair and Beauty Training Academy 07455 866886 Visit website Durham - Stockton-on-Tees
School of Massage & Physical Performance 01323 736187 Visit website East Sussex
Escala Beauty Academy 01702 555566 Visit website Essex
Essex Training Solutions 07866 121121 Visit website Essex
Essex Training Solutions - Colchester 07866 121121 Visit website Essex
Halls of Ivy Academy - Chelmsford 01708 766395 Visit website Essex
UK Learning Station 07957 425773 Visit website Essex
Revive Hair and Beauty 01702 335353 Visit website Essex - Southend-on-Sea
SH Holistic Training 07876 208656 Visit website Essex - Southend-on-Sea
SH Holistic Training LOS 07876 208656 Visit website Essex - Southend-on-Sea
Cheltenham School of Complementary Therapy & Beauty 01242 255440 Visit website Gloucestershire
Hayden Health and Beauty Training Academy 0844 335 0152 Visit website Gloucestershire
II Intuitive 01594 846293 Visit website Gloucestershire
Lillian Maund Beauty Training Centre 01204 849300 Visit website Greater Manchester - Bolton
NVQ Nail & Beauty Specialists Academy - Wythenshawe 07817 937090 Visit website Greater Manchester - Manchester
The Michaeljohn Training School 0161 819 2552 Visit website Greater Manchester - Manchester
Cosmetic Couture Training 01618323236 / 07568394897 Visit website Greater Manchester - Salford
The Full Spectrum Centre Limited 0161 711 0658 / 07734 255 666 Visit website Greater Manchester - Tameside
AHEd - Peter Symonds College 01962 886166 Visit website Hampshire
Fareham College 01329 815200 Visit website Hampshire
Future Fit Training Ltd 01329 823400 Visit website Hampshire
Jane Bryan Beauty Training 01962 736451 Visit website Hampshire
Master Class Academy 023 9237 7373 Visit website Hampshire
Pure Learning 07825 795816 Visit website Hampshire
Elite School of Beauty Therapy 01279 755077 Visit website Hertfordshire
Beauty Barn Training Academy 07999 435183 Visit website Kent
DB Training Ltd 07969 325592 Visit website Kent
Kent School of Beauty 01233 732170 Visit website Kent
Kent Sports Academy Limited 01233 641000 Visit website Kent
SB Hair and Beauty Academy Ltd 01732 842465 Visit website Kent
TNB Skills Training - Folkestone 01303 256305 Visit website Kent
Allen & Walden Kent College of Beauty Therapy 01634710227 Visit website Kent - Medway
UK Beauty Schools Ltd - Kent 01634 827677 Visit website Kent - Medway
Lumière College 07541 127326 Visit website Leicestershire
Lashes Academy 07429 923657 Visit website London - Brent
The World of Work 020 3589 6723 Visit website London - Enfield
Hair For Men Academy - London 01276 479654 Visit website London - Hackney
Essex Beauty Training School 07743 849771 Visit website London - Havering
Handz-on-Training, Therapy & Education Ltd 01708 452752 Visit website London - Havering
Havering Beauty Academy Ltd 01708 472727 Visit website London - Havering
Hudson and Hughes Training 0333 322 2786 Visit website London - Havering
Therapy Learning Centre 07956 539922 Visit website London - Havering
Training and Learning Consultancy 07946 778810 Visit website London - Havering
Fingertips and Beauty 020 8861 1459 Visit website London - Hillingdon
Ace Academy Training Centre 020 8755 4855 Visit website London - Hounslow
Beautiful World Training Academy Hanworth 02034902815 Visit website London - Hounslow
West London School of Beauty 020 8755 4855 Visit website London - Hounslow
Tropics Global Concepts Ltd 020 8691 0766 Visit website London - Lewisham
Layla's Beauty Hub 020 8514 6777 Visit website London - Newham
Fami Hair and Beauty Institute 020 8518 1688 Visit website London - Redbridge
Beautiful World Training Academy 020 8296 9555 Visit website London - Richmond upon Thames
Centre for Advanced Studies T/A City of London College (London Bow Centre) 020 7247 2177 Visit website London - Tower Hamlets
East London Beauty Academy 020 8981 2558 Visit website London - Tower Hamlets
Excellence-Solutions Limited T/A The Trade Academy 0845 467 7754 Visit website London - Waltham Forest
Element5 Training 07968 226479 Visit website Merseyside - Sefton
Es Paradis College of Nails, Beauty Therapy & Hairdressing 07709 417132 Visit website Merseyside - St. Helens
LivAva Training Academy 0151 651 0101 Visit website Merseyside - Wirral
Anglian Academy Ltd 01603 886969 Visit website Norfolk
Fusion Hair Academy 01493 603336 Visit website Norfolk
Skills Edge Training Ltd 0333 358 3559 Visit website Norfolk
Surepass Beauty Academy 01603 360107 Visit website Norfolk
Bespoke Hairdressing Training Academy & Education Centre 07956 307422 Visit website North Yorkshire - Redcar and Cleveland
Hair Extensions Academy 07779 306860 Visit website Northamptonshire
The White House Hair Beauty and Training 01623 628420 Visit website Nottinghamshire
Tonic Massage Training 07766 801939 Visit website Oxfordshire
RENU Training Academy 01743 718586 Visit website Shropshire
L&F Inspired Hair Academy Ltd 07867692924 Visit website Somerset
Barnsley College 01226 216710 Visit website South Yorkshire - Barnsley
Interserve Learning and Employment (Services) Limited 0114 251 9210 Visit website South Yorkshire - Sheffield
Syreeta's Make Up Academy 07908 253657 Visit website South Yorkshire - Sheffield
Enabling Development Opportunities Ltd - Hednesford 01543 458580 Visit website Staffordshire
Affable Therapy Training Limited 020 8338 1212 Visit website Surrey
Highfield College 07846 474268 Visit website West Midlands - Birmingham
Little Beauty School Ltd 0121 285 3885 Visit website West Midlands - Birmingham
London College of Excellence Training Limited - King Standing 0121 4485886 Visit website West Midlands - Birmingham
SkinAstute Aesthetic & Beauty Training Academy - Midlands 07852169344 Visit website West Midlands - Birmingham
Your Beautique Training 0121 270 5855 Visit website West Midlands - Birmingham
Centre for Advanced Studies T/A City of London College - Birmingham 01922 277474 Visit website West Midlands - Walsall
London College of Excellence Training Limited 01922 277474 Visit website West Midlands - Walsall
Ashwood Beauty and Holistic Academy 01274 686330 Visit website West Yorkshire - Bradford
Beauty Training Direct 07710 230879 Visit website West Yorkshire - Calderdale
Delta Academies Trust - Garforth Academy 0113 212 7141 Visit website West Yorkshire - Leeds
Leeds Academy for Hairdressing and Barbering 0113 245 7439 Visit website West Yorkshire - Leeds
Leeds Skills Academy 0113 245 7439 Visit website West Yorkshire - Leeds
We Train U 0113 257 4332 Visit website West Yorkshire - Leeds
Olive Training 01985 840093 Visit website Wiltshire
JBH training Ltd 07712 649091 Visit website Worcestershire
Guernsey College of Further Education 01481 737500 Visit website Guernsey
AAMA Academy (Hong Kong) +852 2558 0728 Visit website Hong Kong
Farida Academy + 852 2311 1862 Visit website Hong Kong
Sidri International Academy for Beauty and Health Sciences +91 8860333825 Visit website India
Sidri International Academy for Skin, Hair and Nutrition +91 7838963383 Visit website India
Aesthetic Training Academy Ireland (ATAI) Limited +353 1 524 1511 Visit website Ireland
American Beauty Training Academy +353 21 234 8338 Visit website Ireland
Churchtown Institute of Beauty & Holistic Training Ltd +353 1 458 6603 Visit website Ireland
Elite Hair & Beauty Academy +353 86 859 3699 Visit website Ireland
Fifth Grade Academy +353 1 459 0525 Visit website Ireland
Georgina's College of Beauty +353 91 769311 Visit website Ireland
Green Tara College for Holistic & Spiritual Studies +353 46 9060 600 Visit website Ireland
National Sports College +353 85 800 1221 Visit website Ireland
Pyramid Holistic Centre +353 86 345 6370 Visit website Ireland
The Grafton Barber School of Excellence +353 87 221 5143 Visit website Ireland
Kilcooley Womens Centre 028 9147 8292 Visit website Ards and North Down
Alpha Training (N.I.) Ltd 02890813930 / 07515640905 Visit website Belfast
The Edinburgh School of Beauty 0131 556 3366 Visit website Edinburgh, City of
START with touch 07845 371927 Visit website Falkirk
Energise Therapies Training Academy - Glasgow 07889 815165 Visit website Glasgow City
Glasgow Clyde College - Cardonald Campus 0141 272 3333 Visit website Glasgow City
Beauty Academy International +27 43 727 1443 Visit website South Africa
Beauty Specialist Training Centre (Umhlanga) +27 31 5635792 Visit website South Africa
Camelot International - Durban +27 31 208 9889 Visit website South Africa
Camelot International - Bloemfontein +27 51 430 3855 Visit website South Africa
Camelot International - East Rand +27 11 823 3344 Visit website South Africa
Camelot International - Westrand +27 11 6720776 Visit website South Africa
Camelot International Cape Town Branch +27 2191 49963 Visit website South Africa
Camelot International Health & Skincare - Houghton +27 11 8803850 Visit website South Africa
Camelot International Pretoria Branch +27 12 4302671 Visit website South Africa
Face to Face Beauty and Make-up Design School - Cape Town +27 21 945 1895 Visit website South Africa
CitySmart Hospitality Management +8424 3728 6161 Visit website Vietnam

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