Archive for the ‘Teacher Training’ Category

A Day in the Life of a Teacher Trainer

Wednesday, October 4th, 2017

One of the best things about being a teacher trainer here at Carlton Training is that I get to go and visit our candidates in their workplaces to observe and monitor them teaching their own pupils and candidates. Everybody on the Level 4 CET and Level 5 DET courses has to carry out a certain amount of teaching which we monitor and grade according to Ofsted standards. This is a vital part of gaining the qualification, so it is my role to prepare and encourage candidates to be ready for when I visit them (we don’t just turn up by surprise!!!).

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Your Career in Teaching

Wednesday, August 2nd, 2017

Teaching is rightly considered an attractive career and a respected profession, there are various ways to start your career in teaching. (more…)

AET training and Toolbox Talks

Thursday, June 15th, 2017

Are you faced with the task of preparing a toolbox talk? Dreading the experience, not knowing where to start or how? Find out more about “Toolbox Tools”, here. (more…)

How to Pass your AET Course

Friday, July 22nd, 2016

How to pass your AET course (Level 3 Award in Education and Training) is straightforward to explain.

Just like any endeavour in life you will need determination, to put some effort in and draw on the knowledge and experiences of those around you. It helps to be motivated but you don’t need to be academically minded, it’s a practical course.

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Do I need to gain the Level 3 Award in Education and Training in order to start teaching?

Thursday, April 7th, 2016

With a number of different relevant qualifications available, it’s often difficult to work out where to start. This difficulty is often most apparent if you are looking to get into teaching or training as a change from your current career. Although gaining the basic Level 3 qualification is a popular and logical choice, it’s not the only option available to you.

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