What can I do after the Level 3 AET course?

July 11th, 2019

I’ve completed the Level 3 Award in Education and Training and now I’ve started running training courses at work. What can I do next?

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Meeting the Needs of Visually Impaired Learners.

June 6th, 2019

If you ever have a chance to teach learners with visual impairment, you will need to make modifications to your teaching style and training structure to accommodate them.

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Assessing in the Work Environment

December 18th, 2018

If you have ever thought about becoming an assessor? Perhaps your employer runs training courses and you want to be involved, or you’re looking for a new career, promotion or indeed a pay rise (are you reading this boss?) then you’ve most likely had a look at the assessing qualifications available.

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SET Conference

November 8th, 2018

On Wednesday, the 7th of November 2018, I represented Carlton Training at the first annual .
As I entered the fancy lobby of the VOX Centre in Birmingham, I was greeted by organizers who soon gave me my SET badge and pin , as well as a goodies bag, with lots of magazines, brochures, notepads and information leaflets – because what is a teacher trainer without a bag full of heavy educational reading materials?
In spite of this, was immediately drawn to the book stands. Quite a variety of teacher training books drew my attention. As I was enthusiastically browsing through them, I hadn’t immediately realized that the smiley person standing in front of me was in fact the author of many of them – Ann Gravells herself was there to answer questions and take photos and selfies with eager teachers like me. Read the rest of this entry »

What you can learn from the DET Course?

October 11th, 2018

The DET (Level 5 Diploma in Education and Training) is a vocational qualification that allows you to become a fully qualified teacher by gaining QTLS (Qualified Teacher Learning and Skills). Once you’ve completed the qualification and gained your certificate, you can apply for QTLS by submitting an application to the Society for Education and Training but… Not so fast! First, to get your DET qualification you will need to complete the course for about six months and pass a total of four mandatory units. There are also a number of optional units you can choose from and that you will need to complete.

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