Online Courses
We will soon be offering the Level 3 Award in Education and Training course online. This means that you can study at your own pace using our video lessons, our topic e-workbooks and our assignment guide booklets and videos. You will also have the support of your own personal tutor who will guide you throughout your study. Enjoy the benefits of studying at your own pace and in the comfort of your own home or at your desk. Watch this space for details:
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Virtual Classroom Courses
We offer the Level 3 Award in Education and Training on a virtual basis. This means that we run live fully interactive courses, where you will attend our virtual classrooms via Zoom or Teams. Enjoy the benefits of the classroom environment but in the comfort of your own home or at your desk. See below for details:
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Qualsafe Education and Training Level 3 Award Classroom

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Start Date TBC Qualification Award Delivery Classroom Duration 5 Days Price £495.00

Qualsafe Education and Training Level 3 Award Classroom

Course Information

This course is suitable for new and existing trainers who want to develop their skills and gain the nationally recognised Education and Training Qualification. This Award is also the government standard minimum qualification for trainers delivering publicly funded courses.

Over a 5 day period, you will build an understanding of the specific roles and responsibilities related to planning and delivering inclusive training sessions. You will receive 48 guided learning hours and will need to undertake approximately 25 hours of self-directed study, so it is important to plan in time for both the training days and for completing all necessary assessments and paperwork in your own work time.

Throughout this course, you will learn about the following aspects of education and training:

  • How adults learn
  • Equality and diversity in training
  • Training needs analysis and setting learning objectives
  • Planning participative training
  • Training methods and techniques
  • Delivering training
  • Assessing learning and evaluating training skills

The Learning Outcomes of the course are:

  • To understand the role, responsibilities and boundaries in relation to teaching
  • To understand and be aware of appropriate teaching and learning approaches in their specialist area
  • To demonstrate session planning skills
  • To develop an understanding of the delivery of inclusive sessions which motivate participants
  • To provide an understanding of the use of different assessment methods and the importance of record keeping

Course Delivery


Entry Requirements

You must be at least 19 years old on the first day of the training. There are no other formal entry requirements but to benefit from the learning we advise that you consider a subject for delivery and hold the relevant qualifications and/or experience in your chosen area of expertise to be able to deliver it.


Other course requirements

There is a minimum requirement for you to take part in microteaching. Microteaching is an activity where you will prepare and deliver a short teaching and learning session to your peers and then evaluate their practice.

Course Duration

Start Date: TBC

Finish Date: TBC

The course is planned for 5 consecutive weeks, each lesson is 6 hours in duration and planned for full day delivery starting at 09.00 and finishing at 16.00

It is suggested that you allocate at least 3 hours per week for your study to ensure that you progress through the course at a reasonable rate.

Course Price


Questions and Answers

How can I pay for my course?

We offer a variety of ways for you to pay for your chosen course please see options below:

Online Courses

You can pay the full amount or in instalments  – this option is available to you in the drop down box next to the “Purchase” button in all of our courses.

You also have the facility to pay either through PayPal or with your credit card – whichever suits you best.


Virtual Classroom Courses

You can pay either through a Bank Transfer (we will provide you with our bank details) or we can send you a link which will allow you to pay with your debit/credit card.

If you would like to pay for your course in instalments then contact us so that we can work out a plan that is agreeable.

Call: 01942 886895


Hit the “Contact us” button at the top of the page.

What support can I expect to receive from Professional Futures?

You will be allocated your own personal tutor who will provide you with guidance and advice throughout your qualification whether you are studying on our online courses or with us on a virtual classroom course.

You will also provided with unprecedented assignment guidance – this includes a written assignment guide booklet and a video which walks you through how to present your work and answer each of the questions within your assignment brief. This is combined with the options of contacting your tutor on email, Zoom, Teams or on the phone – whichever option suits you.

All class materials are made available to you either through our online school or on email as required.

Which qualification shall I study to be able to teach or train adults and young people?

Qualsafe Level 3 Award in Education and Training – most suitable for new and existing trainers who want to develop their skills and gain the nationally recognised Education and Training Qualification. This Award is also the government standard minimum qualification for trainers delivering publicly funded courses.

Why should I choose Professional Futures ?

You will be working with a team of qualified teachers/tutors who have a wealth of experience (over 30 years) in leadership, management, coaching and mentoring, project management and teaching/facilitating. Our tutors will provide you with unprecedented support whether you are working with us online, virtually or in the classroom – see our testimonials for some of the feedback our students have left us.

We have been established as a local training provider since 2015 and prior to then our team founded their teaching experience in both the Further Education and Independent Training Provider worlds. Since then we have delivered a wide range of accredited courses (online, virtually and classroom based):

ILM Leadership and Management courses Levels 2-5
ILM Coaching and Mentoring courses Level 3
Qualsafe AET (Award in Education and Training) Level 3

Alongside these courses we have created and delivered a number of bespoke courses for our clients covering such topics as:

Project Management
Customer Service
Complaints handling
Conflict Management
Motivation and Performance Management
Working with Vulnerable People

We have also substantial experience in delivering the following Trailblazer Apprenticeship Standards:

Team Leader/Supervisor standards – Level 3

Operations/Departmental Manager standards – Level 5

Our vision is to provide outstanding and relevant vocational education and training, that will promote future success for our learners, apprentices and their employers.

Our mission is that we create and provide innovative, flexible and professional training and development that will promote future success for all.

In summary we recognise that successful learning requires warm, human relationships between teachers and students/apprentices, that are based on trust and mutual respect, where students/apprentices feel safe, supported and challenged so that they become better at learning.