The HABC Level 3 Award in Preparing to Teach in the Lifelong Learning Sector (QCF) (PTLLS) has been designed for learners who work, or want to work as teachers/trainers in the Lifelong Learning Sector. Units that form part of this qualification will also form part of the Certificate and Diploma qualifications for teaching in the lifelong learning sector.
There are two pathways for achieving this qualification:
Pathway A: This is a classroom taught pathway achieved by gathering a range of evidence and delivering a 15 minute micro-teach session. This pathway is for those learners who do not have any teaching responsibilities or current teachers who wish to undertake the qualification in a classroom based setting.
Pathway B: This is a pathway for learners currently working in a learning and development role, such as those who work in colleges or who are currently work based trainers and require to gain a formal qualification whilst undertaking their role.
Assessment is done through a portfolio of evidence.
Guided learning Contact Hours for this course is 48 hours.