October 21, 2014

New course launched – City and Guilds Level 5 Diploma in Education and Training

We have just launched the new Level 5 DET course which is the ultimate training and teaching adults qualification and it has replaced the previous DTLLS course. Designed in conjunction with the Learning and Skills Improvement Service (LSIS) we are pleased to be offering the very latest and most up to date qualification in the […]



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July 29, 2014

Life after the AET course (Award in Education and Training)

If you have gained the AET (Award in Education and Training) you’re all set to start delivering great lessons, but if you’re not exactly sure what to do next, check out the advice from our teacher training team.  



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July 24, 2014

6 Reasons to do the Level 3 Award in Education and Training course

There are plenty of reasons you might want to do the AET course, here’s a few.



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May 14, 2014

Guidelines to help you succeed in writing your AET and CET assignments

If you have embarked on the Level 3 Award in Education and Training* or the Level 4 Certificate in Education and Training** course and completed your practical work such as microteaching or observed teaching sessions, you’ll now be ready to complete your theory assignments.



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April 29, 2014

What is the difference between Teaching and an Assessing?

Teaching Teaching is where you pass on your skills and knowledge to other people – this could be in a classroom, college, workplace, or another setting. It could be on the job or during specific lessons.



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April 25, 2014

AET Micro Teaching Practical Assignment: advice for you to succeed

To get the Award in Education and Training one of the things you will have to do is teach a short sample lesson to your fellow students on the course. This is known as micro teaching and will give you the opportunity to practice your teaching skills.



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March 25, 2014

How does City and Guilds monitor training providers ?

City and Guilds is an Awarding Organisation, which means that it has recognition from the government office Ofqual to issue qualifications and certificates to people, set exams and have an influence on the requirements for new qualifications.



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February 11, 2014

What is the highest assessor award and what does it involve?

The most comprehensive assessor course available is the Level 3 Certificate in Assessing Vocational Achievement which you can gain following our 3-day course.



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December 17, 2013

Icebreaker Activities Ideas for Adult Teachers – Part 2

Continuing from the last time when we discussed some good icebreakers, here are some more tips to stir up your class.



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December 3, 2013

5 Teaching and Training Myths Busted

Every profession has its own myths and legends and it’s no different when it comes to teaching and training. The internet, news articles and even specialist books are full of different misconceptions about teaching and teachers – their work and what makes them good and successful educators.   It’s time to break free from those myths […]



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