Skill level
Course duration
8 weeks (1 day a week)
Course time
10am - 4pm
Kit required
Model required
Course manual
VTCT Accredited
Age requirement
Minimum 18 years old
Additional Instructions


This VTCT Level 4 Certificate in Education and Training has been designed to enable you to develop practical teaching skills. The course content covers planning, delivery, assessment and the use of resources. This qualification is suitable for trainee teachers, those experienced in a teaching role and those working as assessors who wish to gain a teaching qualification. Successful graduates can progress to higher level teaching qualifications.

This fast track course can be completed around your commitments making it the perfect choice for those wanting a good balance of classroom teaching and home learning.

Entry requirements:

  • Ideally Level 3 Award in Education and Training
  • Good standard of English sufficient to complete the course competences and online examinations.
  • Students must be over 18 years old to enrol on this course

How long is the course:

  • 8 weeks
  • 10am - 4pm (1 day per week)
  • Maximum class size: 8 students

You will also be required to do home-based learning to complete your homework and online assessments as part of this course.

How will I be assessed:

  • Practical assessments and assignments
  • Observations and oral questioning
  • Portfolio evidence to demonstrate your understanding

We are committed to making our assessments a supportive and encouraging experience. Our highly experienced tutors will always ensure you are relaxed and confident before undergoing any assessment modules.

Do I need to bring a model

No. WLBA academy will provide you access to students to complete your practical assessments.

What do I need to buy for this course

  • Whilst you are training with us we provide all the materials you will need
  • You will also need stationery and a notebook

What can I do with this qualification

You can use this VTCT Level 4 Certificate in Education and Training to enter directly into employment as a teacher or progress to a VTCT Level 5 Diploma in Education and Training. We also offer a range of other progressive courses that will enable you to further your teaching career.

Payment options

  • Pay in full
  • Flexible payment options maybe available - contact us for further information
  • Course price does not include VAT
  • Course price does not include compulsory VTCT Covid-19 exam (£20)

Course Content

This course will cover units:

  • Delivering Education and Training
  • Assessing Learners in Education and Training
  • Manage learning and development in groups
  • Understanding roles, responsibilities and relationships in education and training
  • Planning to meet the needs of learners in education and training
  • Assess occupational competence in the work environment
  • Assess vocational skills, knowledge and understanding
  • Internally assure the quality of assessment
  • Develop and prepare resources for learning and development
  • Using resources for education and training
  • Action research
  • Delivering employabililty skills
  • Engage learners in the learning and development process
  • Engage with employers to facilitate workforce development
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