Level 3 Award in Supporting Teaching and Learning

Qualification Level 3 Award in Supporting Teaching and Learning
Subject Area Teacher Training and Education
Attendance Onsite
Age Group(s) Adults
Duration 10th May – for 11 weeks from 4:30pm – 8:00pm

A short intensive Level 3 course offering a ‘STEP UP’ into the full Level 3 Certificate in Supporting Teaching and Learning. This qualification provides learners the knowledge needed when working directly with children and young people in a school or college environment. It will enable learners to gain an understanding of elements including children and young people’s development and safeguarding their welfare.

Course Content

It covers all aspects of specialist support, including: planning; delivering and reviewing assessment strategies to support learning alongside the teacher; bilingual support; special needs support; and personal development and reflective practice.

Course Outcomes

  • provide learners with knowledge and understanding needed to work in a school or college environment
  • provide a stepping stone into further learning within the sector.


Learners who achieve this qualification could progress to the Level 3 Certificate in Supporting Teaching and Learning or into the workforce.

Entry Requirements

English and maths qualification at grade 4 grade C or functional skills level 2


Internally assessed and externally quality assured portfolio of evidence

To achieve this qualification learners are required to successfully complete 4 mandatory units.




There are no specific resource requirements for this qualification.

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