Level 4 Certificate in Education and Training

Course code: CSAL104P

Subject area: Teacher & Assessor Training

Study level: Part Time

Course level: 4

Course details

12:30pm - 5:00pm


21st Sep 2020 - 29th Mar 2021

Abingdon Campus

Contact details


01235 555 585

The Level 4 Certificate in Education and Training is a first stage teaching qualification which has a teaching/training practice requirement. It is an ‘in service’ qualification designed for those working or wishing to work as teachers/trainers in the post - 16 Sector. All candidates must have access to 30 hours of teaching.

This exciting, part-time course at the Abingdon campus will allow you to explore a blend of theoretical and practical aspects of teaching, learning and assessment, including:
• roles and responsibilities of a teacher/trainer in relation to required legislation, inclusivity and meeting the needs of learners
• initial and diagnostic assessments to support you in planning and delivering inclusive teaching and learning
• appropriate activities and resources to support effective learning
• assessment of learning using tools appropriate to a range of contexts.

There are 5 mandatory units that you will study over the duration of the course and the first is also the mandatory unit of the Level 3 Award in Education and Training (you will not be required to repeat this if you already have it):
• Unit 301 Understanding roles, responsibilities and relationships in education and training
• Unit 401 Planning to meet the needs of learners in education and training
• Unit 402 Delivering education and training
• Unit 403 Assessing learners in education and training
• Unit 404 Using resources for education and training
The optional unit selected to be studied would be:
• Unit 417 Inclusive practice
As a result of successfully completing the course you could extend this to the Level 5 Diploma in Education and Training.
Level 3 Award in Education and Training or equivalent (PTLLS). Numeracy and Literacy skills at Level 2.

Candidates should be qualified/ experienced in the subject they intend to teach, have access to 30 teaching practice hours.
Due to COVID-19 we are not currently planning any trips as part of your course. If we are able to organise trips during your course, the cost of these will be communicated to you at the time. Trips are optional, and you will not be penalised if you choose not to participate. Bursaries may also available to cover the cost of some trips.

There are bursaries available to help you with other course cost, call 01235 216 298 for more information.

The 19+ full fee button displays the full fee that may apply, the rules on fee reduction are complicated and we would encourage you to talk to our Admissions staff on 01235 555 585 to discuss your options. Also see the Course Fees & Finance page by searching Fees and bursaries link at the top of the screen.

16 - 18 Fee

19+ Fee

Tuition Fee: £1,417.00
Exam Fee: £115.00

Total Cost: £1,532.00

19+ Reduced Fee

On completion of this course you will receive a City & Guilds Level 4 Certificate in Education and Training