Natalie Burgess is today enjoying teaching at a primary school in Shanghai – thanks to choosing Loughborough College for her teacher training.
Teacher Training Courses
We offer aspiring teachers the opportunity to gain the relevant qualifications required for a successful career within this rewarding sector.
Helping you to build upon your knowledge of the curriculum, our courses allow you to explore educational issues, new innovations and up-to-date teaching and learning theories with the aim of applying the main principles to your own subject area.
Our programmes emphasise the importance of work-based experience and you will have the opportunity to network with other established practitioners in order to gain a first hand perspective of the teaching profession.
- +Award in Education and Training
This award has been designed as an introductory qualification for people aiming to teach, tutor or train in the Further Education Lifelong Learning Sector. This includes those wishing to work in adult and community learning, work-based learning, as well as teach in Further Education colleges.
Candidates do not need to have any teaching hours at this stage to achieve this qualification.Read More
- +Diploma in Education and Training
The Diploma in Education and Teaching is aimed at full and part-time teachers who hold a full teaching role which involves planning, preparing materials, assessing, supporting students and teaching a variety of subjects and/or levels. Individuals working in the post-16 sector and 14-plus school link programmes are also welcome to apply.
This course runs over a two year period however, you can also receive credit and recognition for the teaching qualifications that you already have. You may also be able to progress straight onto the second year of this exciting course.Read More
- +Trinity Cert TESOL
The Trinity Cert TESOL is a pre-service teacher training designed for those who have little or no experience of teaching English for speakers of other languages in the contemporary language classroom, and who would like to gain a recognised qualification. The training will equip you with the basic skills and knowledge needed to take up posts as EFL teachers.Read More
Oliver Barker is convinced his TESOL Teacher Training course at Loughborough College earlier this year was a ‘great investment’ – and has already had his first installment.
Having already completed a Foundation and Top-Up degree, Tourism and Business Management teacher Natalie Hansard discusses how the PTLLS qualification gave her the edge over other aspiring teachers.
Aspiring teacher, lecturer and researcher Claire Bayley started her promising career studying a PTLLS qualification (Award in Education and Training Level 3) and thanks the course for enabling her to gain an insight into the teaching profession.
Studying the GDTLLS (Graduate Diploma in Teaching in the Lifelong Learning Sector) whilst teaching Sport, Exercise and Fitness, Lyndsey Welch learned how to put theory into practice with the support provided by her teacher training programme.
Paul Tebbatt says teacher training at Loughborough College has both increased his confidence and his enthusiasm for teaching as a career.
Whilst every effort is made to ensure that the information contained on this website is correct, the College accepts no liability for any errors or omissions. Please note that details are subject to change without notice with regard to the provision of courses, course times and dates and the fees and charges levied.