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Introduction to Further Education (FE) Teaching

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This one day Teaching with Further Education (FE) course is intended for people who wish to progress into a job as a teacher within FE. It is a hands-on course which offers a practical exploration of the role and responsibilities of a teacher in FE.

Entry requirements

No previous experience of teaching is required, however your focus should be on an intention to move into a teaching role in the future.

Course content

This introductory course will be ‘hands on’ and will cover aspects such as:

  • Lesson Planning
  • Behaviour Management
  • Assessment
  • The Initial Teacher Training (ITT) qualification process

Assessment methods

There is no formal assessment for this course. You will receive a certificate of attendance on completion.

Further study and career options

On completion of the course you could move on to the Education and Training Level 3 Award or the CertEd/PGCE.

Course Information & How to Apply

Please call our Customer Contact team on 01234 291000 to book onto this course. Alternatively you can visit our Customer Contact team at our Cauldwell Street campus. View our opening hours.

LengthStart DateDay(s)Time(s)FeesLocationCourse Code
1 day 12/09/2017 Tue 10.00 am - 1.00 pm £50 Cauldwell Street E2298S1 Course in progress


Additional Learning Support
If you have a specific learning difficulty or disability, are deaf or hearing impaired, our Additional Learning Support team are on hand to give you assistance whenever you need it.  Find out more.

Autism & Asperger’s Syndrome Support
At Bedford College, we are committed to developing the provision for students on the autistic spectrum, including Asperger’s Syndrome.  Find out more.

We have access arrangements in place to help students with disabilities or any other particular needs. Call us on 01234 291000 for more information.

Additional formats
Course information sheets are also available in large print and audio formats. Call us on
01234 291000 to order your copy.
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