Level 5 Diploma in Education & Training

Subject Area: Course code: Course Type:
Centre for Professional Development TA007E07/22/1 Short Course

Course Information

Teacher Training - The Pearson BTEC Level 5 Diploma in Education and Training prepares trainee teachers to teach in a range of contexts. There is a significant practice requirement, as this qualification will assess, and provide evidence of, competence when undertaking teaching and/or training responsibilities.

Topics covered include: planning, delivering and evaluating teaching and learning developing the skills to assess learning in education and training developing knowledge around theories, principles and models in education and training understanding professionalism and the influence of professional values in education and training.


  • BTEC Level 5 Diploma in Education and Training
Course Content
  • Completion of 9 units:

    Teaching, Learning and Assessment in Education and Training
    Theories, Principles and Models in Education and Training
    Developing Teaching, Learning and Assessment in Education and Training
    Understanding and managing behaviours in a learning environment
    Developing, using and organising resources in a specialist area
    Inclusive Practice
    Equality & Diversity
    Wider Professional Practice in Education and Training
    Preparing for the coaching role
Entry Requirements
  • Access to 100 hours of teaching practice is required. A good standard of English is required in order to complete written assignments at Level 5.
Next Steps
  • Professional status QTLS (Qualified Teacher Learning & Skills) can be applied for on completion of the Diploma by undergoing professional conformation.
Career Opportunities
  • This is aimed at teachers already in practice but continued employment in teaching can lead to QTLS status and also opportunities to study at Masters level in Education (MEd).

Dates & Fees

Dates & Times
Start date: End date: Start time: End time:
13-Sep-2022 (Already Started) 25-Jun-2024 4:30pm 6:30pm
Mode of attendance
Day of the week Number of sessions
Tuesday 70
Course Fees
Fee (HE Full Fee) £4170.00

Materials Required

What's next?

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