Education and Training 

Education and Training (TAQA) Courses

Education and Training (TAQA) Courses

UK First Aid and Safety Training have a range of Education & Training (Teaching)  (TAQA) Courses Available to be delivered at your own venue at a discounted cost. Alternatively you booking on to a first aid course at one of our national centres.

Level 3 Award in Education and Training



Replacing preparing to teach in the lifelong learning (PTLLS). This qualification will prepare the learner for teaching adults arrange of subjects including in further education. This course is for anyone looking to teach adults and is most awarding offices pre-requisite to teach any of their courses.   The course is guided learning of 48 hours using the following options:


Option 1 – Fast Track: Paul R Salmon has designed fast track course that consist of blended learning (with full mentor support) for those that have teaching experience to completed 3 assignment worksheets & Lesson plan as well as prepare a teaching session for 30 minutes. The learner will then meet with their allocated professional qualified tutor to complete the assessment, this can be done in their own work environment or at an organised one-day assessment day.


Option 2 – 3 Day with Full Tutor Support: Paul R Salmon have put together a very popular 2 days training that is designed to support everyone from the individual with no teaching experience to experienced teachers. Our expert tutors will guide you from the assignment work sheets, lesson planning and development as well as develop you in to a competent and confident teacher.

For those looking to complete assessor qualifications then Paul R Salmon has designed the Level 3 Education and Training course to incorporate the theory elements of the assessor’s award and claim prior accredited learning towards the assessor’s awards.

Level 4 Certificate in Education and Training

Qualification Overview

The purpose of the Level 4 Certificate in Education and Training is to provide the learner with the skills, knowledge and
understanding required to develop their practical teaching skills and prepare to work in a wide range of placements.

Qualification Structure
To achieve the Level 4 Certificate in Education and Training learners must achieve a minimum of 36 credits. They must
complete 21 credits from Group M and achieve 15 credits from Group O1.
Qualification Documents
A Qualification Specification and Evidence Logbook is available to centres from our website
However, specifications with indicative content or other guidance will be provided to centres upon learner registration.

Progression Opportunities
The Level 4 Certificate in Education and Training can support progression on to the Level 5 Diploma in Education and

Level 5 Diploma in Education and Training

Level 5 Diploma in Education and Training provides aspiring teachers with the knowledge, understanding and skills relating to wider professional practice in education and training.

This qualification includes understanding professionalism and professional values in education and training, the policy context of education and training and the impact of being accountable to stakeholders and external bodies. This includes the organisational context of education and training and also includes understanding and contributing to the quality improvement and quality assurance arrangements of an organisation.

The FAQ Level 5 Diploma in Education and Training can support progression into employment as a
teacher or trainer and support further learning opportunities including, Bachelor of Arts (BA) or
Bachelor of Science (BSc) with Qualified Teacher Status (QTS).