Level 5 Diploma in Education & Training
This is a competence-based qualification. A competence-based qualification is based on National Occupational Standards (NOS) and is a job-ready qualification which requires learners to demonstrate the skills and knowledge required to work in a specific industry. Furthermore, it must be assessed in the workplace or in a realistic work environment (RWE) in accordance with the relevant assessment requirements.
Aim & Objective
This Level 5 Diploma in Education and Training prepares trainee teachers to teach in a range of contexts. It can meet the needs of a range of trainee teachers, including:
Whether you are looking to teach in a traditional school or college setting, or plan to run specialist training courses, this Diploma in Education and Training (Level 5) course will widen the range of career opportunities available to you.
Employers in the education and training sectors - including those at schools, colleges, private companies, charities, NGOs and local government - are all looking for people with the types of specialist skills that you will develop on the Level 5 Diploma in Education and Training.
The qualification is intended for students who are at least 19 years old. There are no required prerequisites for this qualification in particular. However, students who already hold a Level 4 Certificate in Education and Teaching might find it useful. The responsibility for ensuring that this qualification is suitable for the learners' age and ability rests on the centres.
The qualification has been developed to be accessible without the use of arbitrary hurdles that impede entry and advancement. The qualification will be available through a centre interview, and students will be evaluated individually.