23rd September - 30th October 2022

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3 residential weekends (3 days, 2 nights Friday - Sunday)

Fees 

Full awards at level 3 or above cost from £0-£100 depending on your income

Level

3

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This qualification has a range of applications in terms of supporting learning so it is aimed at practitioners who wish to support learning or training in a wide range of contexts.  Your learning will enable key skills progression for the role you are currently in or develop and prepare you for a role you intend to do. Whether you are work based, classroom based or someone who has their own private provision, this course is for you.

You will study one core unit: Preparing to support learning

This unit includes a number of learning outcomes covering the following:

Understanding learning support practice in lifelong learning: contexts such as education and the workplace within education and training contexts.  We will cover a number of contexts such as one to one, group, classroom based, work based, distance/virtual delivery.

Understand the values and principles of inclusive learning support: in terms of key values, principles and practices. In addition, you will cover key skills such as literacy, numeracy and IT whilst exploring inclusive learning.

Understand how to support learning: This is where you actually get to practice those skills by using planning, delivery, assessment and review of learning in terms of individual needs of learners.  This outcome also allows you to look at using resources and how supporting learning contributes to an area of study or workplace training.

Be able to evaluate and improve learning support practice. This is key your own development needs as a support practitioner.  You can focus fully on your own strengths and areas for development whilst producing a personal development plan with clear aims and objectives of your own.

Dates

23rd - 25th September

7th - 9th October

28th - 30th October

Accreditation

City & Guilds

Entry Requirements

You must be working at Level 2 literacy and have the intention to work/you are already working in a supporting learning/training role.