TQUK Level 5 Diploma in Education and Training (RQF)



Course Overview

The online Level 5 ‘Education in Training Diploma (RQF)’ is a TQUK accredited professional course, which gives students the knowledge, understanding and skills needed to prepare for employment in the education sector.


  • Length of course: 360 hours
  • Access to course content: 12 months
  • Start date: Please get in touch for up to date information
  • Application Deadline: Please get in touch for up to date information
  • Mode of delivery: Online
  • Study type: Self-paced
  • Tuition fees: £699.99 ( * Easy interest-free student loan available )


Awarding Body

 Awarding Body ATHE

Course Description

This TQUK accredited Level 5 Diploma in Education and Training (RQF), is an online course that provides students with a professional, OFQUAL recognised qualification.


The training programme is designed to prepare trainee teachers and educational trainers to teach in a wide range of contexts that require observation and assessment of practice. With course units that combine practice based methods, including theories and research into practical teaching and learning, students are helped to develop the functional skills and knowledge required in a teaching profession.


Furthermore, students are taught the theories and intelligence needed to practice specific referencing and learn to critically examine in order to carry out detailed observations and evaluations - empowering them to embrace better resources suited for classes in adult education.


As such, this training programme is ideal for trainee teachers and trainers in the early stages of their professional careers, who want to be professionally qualified and obtain the skills needed to teach in a broad range of settings.


What does the course cover?

  • Theories, Principles and Models in Education and Training
  • Developing Teaching, Learning, and Assessment in Education and Training
  • Practicing Teaching, Learning, and Assessment in Education and Training
  • Wider Professional Practice and Development in Education and Training
  • Developing, Using, and Organising Resources in a Specialist Areas
  • Inclusive Practice
  • Teaching in a Specialist Area
  • Planning and developing schemes of work
  • Delivering learning sessions
  • Developing teaching and learning strategies
  • Assessment practices
  • Promoting teaching and learning strategies
  • Planning and developing methods of work


Qualification

At the end of this course, students will receive:

  • Qualification: Level 5 Diploma in Education and Training (QFC).
  • Awarded by: Training Qualifications UK Ltd
  • Regulated by: Ofqual


Course Requirements

In order to be accepted onto this Level 5 Diploma, applicants must:
  • Ideally have at least a Level 3 qualification in the area of specialism (or a relevant qualification that is at a level higher than your learners)
  • Be fluent in English
  • Hold a good knowledge of numeracy, literacy, and ICT
  • Have no criminal record (as this would prevent you from working with young children or vulnerable adults as a teacher/tutor).


Who is this course for?

This course is suitable for those in, or wishing to enter into, the following professions:
  • Be fluent in English
  • Hold a good knowledge of numeracy, literacy, and ICT
  • Have no criminal record (as this would prevent you from working with young children or vulnerable adults as a teacher/tutor).
  • Teachers and trainee teachers
  • Trainers and tutors working in further education, adult and community learning or work-based training within public, private, voluntary or community organisations.
  • Learning support workers
  • Teaching assistants


Course Benefits

Students undertaking this course will:
  • Explore the theories and frameworks of practical teaching, with the opportunity to develop practical teaching skills.
  • Undertake a comprehensive qualification, lasting one to two years.
  • Have their current teaching experience and practice accredited.
  • Study at Degree level demand.
  • Obtain a qualification recognised as equivalent to the Certificate of Education qualification.
  • Choose from a broad selection of optional units to reflect the context in which you teach.
  • Record their development requirements and follow an action plan to address them by undertaking an initial assessment of your skills in English, Mathematics and ICT.


  • Mode of Assessment

    Throughout the course, students are required to:
    • Complete a few short assignments
    • Show evidence of general reading
    • Include references in all work
    • Submit assignments via the online portal


    Course Fees: How to Pay & What’s Included

    • Tuition Fee: £699.99
    • Payment Plan: This fee can be paid in one payment or in monthly installments of £58.33 for 12 months.
    • Payment Methods: At TWC we accept any of the following payment methods - Credit or debit card, Bank transfer, Paypal, or Western Union.
    • Included in the Fee: Available tutor support, step by step guideline, 24/7 access to the learning portal, recognised accredited qualification, study in a user-friendly online learning platform and excellent customer support.


    Career Path

    Once students have successfully completed the Level 5 Diploma in Education and training (RQF), they will be able to apply for Qualified Teacher Learning and Skills (QTLs) status. QTLs is equivalent to Qualified Teacher Status (QTS) in England, which allows you to work as a Qualified Teacher in state schools, and progress to the following roles:


    • Primary School Teacher
    • Secondary School Teacher
    • College Teacher
    • FE Teacher
    • University Lecture