Level 4 Certificate in Education and Training

£2,695.00 £1,255.00

The Level 4 Certificate in Education and Training prepares trainee teachers to teach in a wide range of contexts.


The Certificate in Education and Training prepares trainee teachers to teach in a wide range of contexts. It requires observation and assessment of performance. It can meet the needs of a range of trainee teachers; for example, individuals not currently teaching or training, individuals currently teaching or training (including those who have just begun teaching or training).  There is a practice requirement of a minimum of 30 hours and there must be a minimum of three observations of practice, totalling a minimum of three hours.

At LCAM the future is in your hands when you teach the next generation

Sample Topic: What's Your Teaching Passion?

Learners must achieve 36 credits in total. 21 credits must be achieved from Group (A) and a minimum of 15 credits must be achieved from Group (B). A maximum of 15 credits may be achieved at Level 3.

Unit  Reference  Number  Unit Title  Group Level Credit Value 
F/505/0125Assessing Learners in Education and Training Four6
M/505/0122Delivering Education and Training Four6
A/505/1189Planning to Meet the Needs of Learners in Education and Training Four3
H/505/0053Understanding Roles, Responsibilities and Relationships in Education and Training Three3
L/505/0127Using Resources for Education and Training Four3
A/502/9547Develop and Prepare Resources for Learning and DevelopmentFour6
M/502/9545Develop Learning and Development ProgrammesFour6
K/505/1091Evaluating Learning Programmes Four3

Start Date: Flexible

Length of Course: The maximum time that you may take to complete your course is 9 months. 

This is a 100% distance learning course so it’s your choice.  Study at home, at work, on the beach or on the go.

Online tutorials, videos, elearning materials, activities, projects, one-to-one support and more to equip you with the knowledge and skills that you will need to pass the course.

You will create a portfolio of evidence.

You do not need to have specific qualifications to do this course.  

We do recommend that you have:

  • a good command of English (written and spoken)
  • basic mathematics skills
  • good ICT skills

You need to be computer literate and have:

  • access to a computer (a tablet or smart phone may also be used and will require an app to be installed)
  • access to the internet

You may also need occasional access to a printer.