Find out more about the courses and levels offered at City and Islington College
This initial teacher training qualification gives you an insight into the roles, responsibilities and relationships in education and training, how to plan and deliver inclusive teaching sessions and how to assess and give constructive feedback. You will gain the knowledge and skills needed to progress as a teacher or trainer in the further education and skills sector.
Topics covered can include:
You do not need to have any previous qualifications; however, you should be aiming to achieve, or have achieved a qualification and/or experience in the subject area you wish to teach.
All applicants must have an initial assessment and interview to confirm that the course is suitable for them.
There are three units that are divided into sections and assessed by means of assignments, one of which is a 20 minute micro-teaching session.
If you will be aged 19 or older on 31 August in the year you begin your course, and have been resident in the UK/EU/EEA for the past 3 years, you may be eligible for an Advanced Learner Loan to cover the cost of your course. Some courses will have other costs associated, such as for materials and trips. Many of our students are eligible for financial support when studying at college – please click here for more information.
On successful completion of this course, you can progress into teaching/training roles in a wide range of organisations in the further education and skills sector.