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Suite Overview:

The AIM Awards suite of teacher training qualifications comprises: Level 3 Award in Education and Training; Level 4 Certificate in Education and Training; Level 5 Diploma in Education and Training.

The AIM Awards Level 4 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), individuals currently working as assessors who wish to achieve a teaching qualification. 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.

This Certificate is offered at Level 4 only – progression can be to the Level 5 Diploma in Education and Training, although achieving the Level 4 Certificate is not a prerequisite for entry to the Level 5 qualification. A resource pack containing assessment guidance will be included with this qualification for centres to use as an option.

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Further Information:

Qualification Title AIM Awards Level 4 Certificate in Education and Training (QCF)
Ofqual Qualification Number 601/0452/1
Guided Learning Hours 140-195
Total Credits Required 36
Of Which are Mandatory Credits 21
Minimum Age 19
Qualification Start Date 01-August-2013
Charge per Learner £80.00
Resources Available Yes

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Rules of Combination:

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.

(Mandatory units are in bold)

(Mandatory units are in bold)