Teacher Training

Key facts


Course Overview

The Online Business School’s Level 5 Diploma in Education and Training enables its graduates to teach in the post-16 tertiary education sector of colleges and community schools.

Course Modules

  • Developing teaching, learning and assessment in education and training
  • Evaluating learning programmes
  • Teaching, learning and assessment in education and training
  • Theories, principles and developments in education and training
  • Understanding and managing behaviour in a learning environment
  • Wider professional practice and development in education and training
  • Inclusive practice
  • Manage learning and development in groups
  • Developing, using and organising resources in a specialist area


This Level 5 Diploma in Education and Training- 603/6055/0 is awarded by QUALIFI and is registered in the Regulated Qualification framework. (RQF)

Teaching Progression

This level 5 certificate will allow students to teach in colleges and community schools’ post-16 higher education sector. Membership in the Society of Education & Training is the only way to teach in the state school sector with this level 5 certificate (SET).

To be eligible for SET membership, students must have completed their Initial Teacher Training (ITT). ITT entails completing a level 5 teacher training programme, providing candidates have already passed a level 2 (GCSE) Maths and English or equivalent. Students who complete the courses receive their Qualified Teacher Learning Skills (QTLS), which are comparable to the Qualified Teacher Status (QTS) and are adequate to teach in public schools and higher education.

Use the form on this page to get more information from the Online Business School about the SET membership.

Scholarship Option

This Diploma is eligible for the UK Study Online Scholarship of £1,000 towards tuition fee costs. Use the form on this page to request more information and register for the Scholarship draw.

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