HABC Level 3 Award in Education and Training (QCF)

The HABC Level 3 Award in Education and Training (QCF) has been designed to provide an introduction to teaching for individuals who would like to work or currently work within FE Colleges, Independent Training Providers and/or Local Authorities.

It can meet the needs of a range of trainee teachers, such as:

  • Individuals not currently teaching or training – achievement of the qualification does not require practice other than microteaching, unless units from the Learning and Development Suite of qualifications are selected;
  • Individuals currently teaching and training, including those new to the profession – although the qualifications does not require practice (see explanation above), opportunities may be made available to observe and provide feedback on a trainee teacher’s practice; and
  • Individuals currently working as assessors who wish to achieve a qualification that provides an introduction to teaching.

Learners are required to gather knowledge about the role and responsibilities of a teacher. During the course, they will be encouraged to develop skills which will enable them to plan, deliver and evaluate basic teaching and learning sessions.

What are the entry requirements for this qualification?

Learners must be aged 19+ and undertake a formal initial assessment for English, mathematics and ICT.

How is it achieved?

Learners must produce a portfolio of evidence that will meet the learning outcomes for the units that have been selected.


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