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.
- +Level 3 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 or Lifelong Learning sectors, whether that be in adult or community learning, work-based learning, or teaching in a Further Education college.
At this stage, you don't need any teaching hours to achieve this qualification.Read More
- +Diploma in Education and Training (DET)
The Diploma in Education and Training is designed to provide full- and part-time teachers with the opportunity to gain a nationally-recognised qualification with the aim of working towards QTLS.
This course is ideal for those enthusiastic practitioners who are required to develop skills in planning, assessing, supporting students, and preparing materials. By encouraging you to teach a variety of subjects at various levels, this course aims to enhance your existing knowledge and introduce you to new practices and theories. Taught by experienced and well-qualified teacher-educators, we design sessions to cover relevant topics, facilitate learning, and model good practice.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.