Pearson BTEC Level 3 Award in Education and Training - AET (Formerly PTTLS)

Access Duration - 180 Days
Awarded By  Awarded By "Pearson BTEC"
Guided Learning Hour 48 Guided Learning Hours (48)
12 Credits Total Qualification Time (120 Hours)
Course Material Course Materialr Course Material
Number of Modules  03 Number of Modules 03
Qualification Number Qualification Number 601/0685/2
Assessment Included Assessment Included
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What Will I Learn?

Have a clear understanding of the roles and responsibilities of a teacher.
Learn the different techniques and approaches to teaching.
Learn how to plan lessons that are engaging to the student.
Learn what it takes to be an effective teacher, and master the attributes and traits of a good teacher.


If you’ve always wanted to teach but didn’t know how to proceed, here’s an excellent course for you. The Pearson Level 3 Award in Education and Training will provide an introduction to teaching and training to prepare for employment in the learning and education sector. New and aspiring teachers and trainers, or adult educators that wish to take on such roles will achieve a knowledge-based teaching qualification. You will be fully equipped with the skills and knowledge to prepare, plan and deliver teaching and learning sessions. The course will give you the necessary understanding to participate in micro-teaching.

The Level 3 Award in Education and Training will give you the opportunity to enhance your knowledge in teaching and learning, develop skills in teaching and learning, and improve personal growth and engagement in teaching and learning. The course is focused on enabling learners to prepare and deliver a micro-teaching session, and be equipped on how to demonstrate their competence in an educational setting. This is the first step to achieving a teaching qualification and individuals can teach in the following contexts, which include Adult Education, Armed, Emergency & Uniformed Services, Schools & Academics, Voluntary, Public Learning, Immigration Centres, Community Education, Social and Charitable Organisations, Private Learning and Probation Services.

The Level 3 Award in Education and Training will provide a toolkit of teacher training tips and techniques that encourage you to be effective in your current job or newly gained role. You will learn to apply various learning, teaching and assessment techniques, carry out student assessments, and enhance your confidence at being able to share your knowledge with others. You will also learn to identify the traits of effective feedback.

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Learners who register will be given excellent learning support, discounts for future purchases and be eligible for a TOTUM Discount card and Student ID card with amazing offers and access to retail stores, the library, cinemas, gym memberships and their favourite restaurants.

AET Qualification will provide

  • Understanding the role and responsibilities in education and training
  • Delivering and facilitate interactive sessions
  • Understanding the relationship between teachers and others
  • Learning about inclusive teaching and learning approaches
  • Applying types and methods of assessment used in education and training

Course Highlights

  • Qualification Type: BTEC Specialist Qualification
  • Course Title: Award in Education and Training
  • Level: Level 3
  • Accreditation Status: Accredited
  • Total Qualification Time (TQT): 120
  • Guided Learning Hours: 48
  • Grading Information: The units are at Pass Grade
  • Qualification Number: 601/0685/2
  • Availability: UK & International

Who is this Qualification for?

  • New and aspiring Teachers & Trainers
  • Tutors
  • Mentors & Coaches

Prerequisites to take this Course

  • Learners must be over the age of 19
  • Learners must have a basic understanding of the English language, ICT, Literacy and Numeracy
  • A sound educational background is an added advantage
  • About the Tutor
  • Awarding Body
  • Access Duration
  • Course Description
  • Method of Assessment
  • Certification
  • Progression and Career Path
  • What’s Next for You?
  • Building on Your AET Qualification

Steve Faerber is a certified Expert Trainer, Lead Instructor, and Facilitator. He is an experienced Education Consultant who has demonstrated his competence, knowledge, and expertise in the education industry. He is specialised in areas ranging from Education and Training, Health and Safety, First Aid, and Fitness and delivers extensive training to learners aspiring to gain a recognised qualification. Steve Faerber has an engaging and interactive teaching style and delivers his sessions to meet a quality standard. He is instrumental in ensuring potential educators are guided on the right path and will receive effective techniques and strategies to enable them to boost their careers in this field. Additionally, Steve runs his own training company and provides comprehensive training to the public and private sectors across multiple industries.

Pearson is a leading learning company worldwide. Pearson believes that learning is central to improving one’s opportunities in life. The company collaborates with leading educational organisations to offer learners content, curricula, assessment and training. Pearson programmes offer diverse skills that are important to an individual’s growth and development. These skills are highly valued by enterprises and organisations, as they are an important skill-set to achieve higher-level employment.

Why Pearson?

Today, Pearson offers its world-class qualification to over 3.4 million learners every year. If you inspire achievement in an educational setting, Pearson provides a pathway for learners to take the next step and enhance their prospective employability and succeed in an evolving world to deliver the best outcome.

The course will be directly delivered to you, and you have 06 months access to the online learning portal from the date you joined the course. The course is self-paced and you can complete it in stages, revisiting the lectures at any time.

The Level 3 Award in Education and Training will give you the confidence and knowledge to teach in further education at a nationally accredited standard.

  • Module 1 – Identify your own roles, responsibilities and boundaries in relation to teaching
  • Module 2 – Understanding inclusive teaching and learning approaches in education and training
  • Module 3 – Understand assessment in education and training in micro-teaching

In order to complete the BTEC Level 3 Award in Education and Training, learners must provide adequate evidence to meet all the learning outcomes and assessment criteria for each required unit. When a learner achieves a unit, they will receive the specified number of credits. The Method of Assessment specifies the standard required by the learner to achieve the learning outcome.

Once you complete the course you will be awarded the BTEC Level 3 Award in Education and Training by Pearson. It is designed to support and develop learners during their academic journey, whilst equipping them with knowledge and skills and preparing them progress to the next level.

Once you successfully qualify in the Level 3 Award in Education and Training, this Pearson Certificate will prepare you to demonstrate your teaching skills in a range of contexts. You can use this qualification as an introduction within the learning sector and acquire basic knowledge and skills as an educator. Your skills will be recognised and it will enable you to land a generous-paying job, gain plenty of benefits and a wide array of opportunities. Given below are job titles you can compete for, along with the average UK salary per annum according to

  • Teacher - £50,000 (Approximately)
  • Trainer - £42,000 (Approximately)
  • This qualification is the entryway to teaching and training and includes,
  • Teachers starting their teaching career
  • Individuals taking on a teacher or trainer role
  • Adult educators progressing to a qualified teacher’s role
  • This is a practical training that will enable newly qualified teachers and trainers to deliver high-quality lessons in a safe and supportive learning environment.

This certificate can be used towards achieving similar qualifications at the same time. The Level 3 Award in Education and Training will aid career progression in the desired profession. Here are some possible progression pathways.

  • Pearson BTEC Level 4 Certificate in Education and Training or,
  • Pearson BTEC Level 5 Diploma in Education and Training

Sneak Peek

Course Curriculum

Getting Started
Getting Started
Hand Book
Introduction FREE 00:02:00
Introduction – Lecture Notes
Qualification Specification
Qualification Specification
Awarding Body Registration
(A) Awarding Body Registration – AET
Unit 1 - Identify Your Own Roles, Responsibilities And Boundries In Relation To Teaching
Unit 1.1 – Roles, Responsibilities FREE 00:03:00
Unit 1.1 – Lecture Notes
Unit 1.2 – The Teaching, Learning And Assessment Cycle FREE 00:07:00
Unit 1.2 – Lecture Notes
Unit 1.3 – Explain The Teaching Roles And Responsibilities FREE 00:04:00
Unit 1.3 – Lecture Notes
Unit 1.4 – Equality And Diversity FREE 00:03:00
Unit 1.4 – Lecture Notes
Unit 1.5 – Meeting Individual Needs And Signposting 00:04:00
Unit 1.5 – Lecture Notes
Unit 1.6 – Summary 00:09:00
Unit 1.6 – Lecture Notes
Unit 2 - Understanding Inclusive Teaching And Learning Approaches In Education And Training
Unit 2.1 – Inclusion 00:24:00
Unit 2.1 – Lecture Notes
Unit 2.2 – Functional Skills 00:04:00
Unit 2.2 – Lecture Notes
Unit 2.3 – Resources 00:05:00
Unit 2.3 – Lecture Notes
Unit 2.4 – Motivating Learners 00:02:00
Unit 2.4 – Lecture Notes
Unit 2.5 – Ground Rules 00:05:00
Unit 2.5 – Lecture Notes
Unit 2.6 – Summary 00:06:00
Unit 2.6 – Lecture Notes
Unit 3 - Understanding Assessment In Education And Training
Unit 3.1 – Assessment Types 00:05:00
Unit 3.1 – Lecture Notes
Unit 3.2 – Assessment Methods 00:02:00
Unit 3.2 – Lecture Notes
Unit 3.3 – Adapting Assessments 00:05:00
Unit 3.3 – Lecture Notes
Unit 3.4 – Peer And Self-Assessment 00:03:00
Unit 3.4 – Lecture Notes
Unit 3.5 – Feedback 00:05:00
Unit 3.5 – Lecture Notes
Unit 3.6 – Record Keeping 00:04:00
Unit 3.6 – Lecture Notes
Unit 3.7 – Summary 00:09:00
Unit 3.7 – Lecture Notes
Assignment Brief
Pearson BTEC Level 3 Award in Education and Training – Assignments
Micro Teach
Micro Teach 00:10:00
Micro Teach – Lecture Notes
Harvard Referencing Guide
Harvard Referencing Guide
Assessment Guidance
Level 3 Award in Education and Training -Assessment Guidance
☑ Submit your Assignment
(A) Assignment Submission – AET
☑ Resubmission
Level 3 Award in Education and Training – Assignment Resubmission

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    G D

    Glenn Duncan

    June 10, 2021
    Enjoyed the presentation

    Enjoyed the video presentations and examples used during this training.

    C S

    Caden Stewart

    May 23, 2021
    Boost in confidence

    I gained confidence in completing this teacher trainer programme. I look forward to working in an educational setting.

    A S

    Addison Sutton

    May 03, 2021
    more opportunities

    Successfully complete the course and apply for new opportunities in the teaching and learning sector.

    M R

    Mell Rose

    April 16, 2021
    Great course

    I recommend this Pearson education and training level 3 to anyone interested in becoming a teacher.

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    Gabby Lewis

    April 03, 2021
    Well-structured material

    The course material was well-structured and delivered by an expert instructor. The Level 3 Award in education and training had its challenges, but I was able to grasp the basics of preparing and delivering micro-teaching sessions to students. Overall, it was done well.

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