May 6, 2022

Carlton Training Receives Outstanding City & Guilds Report

External Quality Assurance by City & Guilds At Carlton Training we run City & Guilds courses. City & Guilds is an awarding body that conducts sampling and inspections of training institutes like us, a process known as external quality assurance (EQA). This is to ensure that the courses we run come up to standard. It […]

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February 10, 2022

New course launched!

Carlton Training have launched a new course, the Level 3 Award in Facilitating Learning and Development.  This qualification is for anybody training individuals on a one-to-one basis, whether this is on formal training courses, company updates, individual development or training for compliance and monitoring.  As such it concentrates on the skills you’ll need to train […]

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October 31, 2021

Professional Development for Teachers: More than Training Days

Are you ready to take your professional development to the next level? Forget training days, although they are important! From workshops and conferences to online courses and certifications, there are endless effective professional development opportunities to help you grow as an educator and advance your career. Why is Professional Development Important for Teachers? Professional development […]

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September 15, 2021

New course launched – Level 4 Lead IQA

We’ve just launched a new course, the Level 4 Certificate in Leading the Internal Quality Assurance of Assessment Processes and Practice (RQF) which we’re offering through City & Guilds. It’s a great course to take if you’re going to be managing or supervising IQAs (Internal Quality Assurers). This is because it covers not only all […]

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difference between an assessor and an iqa

June 21, 2021

What is the difference between an Assessor and an IQA?

If you’re looking into or currently working in the education sector, you might have wondered the difference between an Assessor and an IQA. Assessors and Internal Quality Assurers (IQAs) are involved with learners and qualifications. Specifically, they both: Make sure things within an organisation are completed to a set of standards Keep detailed records and […]

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Why should I take an Assessor qualification?

February 24, 2021

Why should I take an Assessor qualification?

If you’ve heard people talking about being an assessor and thought about doing this yourself, you might be wondering if you really need to take an assessor qualification. After all, you’re probably experienced and/or qualified in your industry and know what you’re doing, so why get an additional qualification? Well, there are several reasons you […]

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November 30, 2020

What does Occupational Competence mean?

Being Occupationally Competent and having Occupational Competence are phrases you’ll come across if you’re looking to become an assessor or instructor for more or less any official qualification. Awarding Organisations usually require you to have this if you’re going to teach or assess other people, but it’s often hard to know what this means. Put […]

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December 18, 2019

How will I be assessed on the Diploma in Education and Training course?

How will I be assessed? That’s a big question! Is your biggest aspiration to become a fully qualified and recognised teacher? Then, enrol onto the Level 5 Diploma in Education and Training! Have you already done this? Excellent choice! In order to successfully achieve the qualification, and hold your well-deserved certificate in your hands, you […]

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visually impaired learners

June 6, 2019

Meeting the Needs of Visually Impaired Learners

If you ever have a chance to teach learners with a visual impairment, you will need to make modifications to your teaching style and training structure to accommodate them. Visually impaired learners are those with sight loss that cannot be corrected by glasses alone. Your students could have varying levels of sight impairments, and they […]

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November 8, 2018

SET Conference

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 […]

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