Education & Training Level 5 Diploma

Part Time

About the course

Students who successfully complete this Level 5 programme will have gained a recognised teaching qualification for the post-16 education and training sector. This is one of the most popular qualifications for prospective teachers wishing to pursue a career in further education, or for those who currently hold an FE teaching role and wish to fain a full teaching qualification.

Students will have access to all the learning facilities on campus.

This course can be studied full-time or part-time over 24 months.

Entry requirements

Applicants must have:

  • Level 3 subject related (vocational) qualification,
  • A current teaching role with access to 50 hours teaching per year
  • Level 2 English and Maths, or equivalent Literacy and Numeracy (or be willing to work towards this)

Candidates intending to apply for QTLS, should note that they will be required to hold Level 2 English and Maths, in addition to their Level 3 subject specialism.

Where next?

Students will be able to enhance their professional practice which will provide opportunities for career development.

Example job roles:

  • Teacher

Work experience and employability


What additional resources will I need?

Evidence of a satisfactory DBS check.

Fees information

Tuition fees for 2020 entry: £2,295 per annum.

Find Student Finance Information on the Government website.

Students enrolling on this course can apply for the Higher Education Scholarship.


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