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PTLLS Courses Belfast Northern Ireland

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Course General Information

  • Available Delivery Method:
  • Work-Based/Classroom Learning
  • Qualification Gained:
  • Edexcel BTEC (City and Guilds Equivalent) PTLLS Level 4
  • Guided learning hours:
  • 30 hours
  • Online/Distance Learning Fee:
  • £395
  • Work-Based/Classroom Learning Fee:
  • £395
  • Next Work-Based/Classroom Learning Date:
  • October 6th, 2017
* This course is available for workplace or classroom delivery on demand.

Course Notes

*Please note, this course is changing, and will close for registrations in August 2014*

The new suite of education and training qualifications are out. Please see the education and training award course by HRD Services as an alternative to PTLLS. Call the centre manager direct on 07821074362 for further advice and guidance. You can also contact us using the form provided if you are confused about these changes.

This course is ideal for anyone pursuing a part-time training or teaching position in the further and adult education sector.

Edexcel BTEC require students to be aged 19 and above, to enrol on this course. HRD services require students to have a good level of ICT, literacy and numeracy skills.

This course can be taken online using our state-of-the-art learning management system supported by an experienced tutor, or in the classroom/workplace at your request. Prices will vary between modes of delivery.

The Edexcel BTEC Preparing to Teach in the Lifelong Learning Sector Course is available from our centre in Belfast, Northern Ireland and open to everyone worldwide.

The price quoted on this page is for the Level 4 PTLLS Qualification.

For the PTLLS Level 3 Qualification, students should refer to the courses page under teacher trainer development and choose the Specialist Award in Preparing to Teach in the Lifelong Learning Sector.

Course Description

*Please note, this course is changing, and will close for registrations in August 2014*

The new suite of education and training qualifications are out. Please see the education and training award course by HRD Services as an alternative to PTLLS. Call the centre manager direct on 07821074362 for further advice and guidance. You can also contact us using the form provided if you are confused about these changes.

The preparing to teach in the lifelong learning sector level 4 course or (PTLLS) level 4 is available from our centre in Belfast, Northern Ireland and open to everyone worldwide.

This course is delivered through online and distance learning or classroom/work based learning, consisting of 44 guided learning hours and coursework only.

The older 6 credit PTLLS Level 4 looked at the role, responsibilities and boundaries associated with teaching in the further and adult education sector. They new 12 credit specification is enhanced and includes a number of units:

Level 3:

Unit 001 Roles, responsibilities and relationships in lifelong learning
Unit 002 Understanding inclusive learning and teaching in
lifelong learning
Unit 003 Principles of assessment in lifelong learning
Unit 004 Using inclusive learning and teaching approaches in lifelong learning

Level 4:

Unit 005 Roles, responsibilities and relationships in lifelong learning
Unit 006 Understanding inclusive learning and teaching in
lifelong learning
Unit 007 Principles of assessment in lifelong learning
Unit 008 Using inclusive learning and teaching approaches in lifelong learning


Both the 6 and 12 credit qualifications hold equivalence on the qualifications and credit framework (QCF).

Detailed course information can will be e-mailed upon request by using the contact us form below.

Edexcel BTEC Qualifications are credit point programmes leading to progression to higher level learning as you progress in your career. The next step for progression is CTLLS, the level 3 or 4 Certificate in Teaching in the Lifelong Learning Sector.

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