HSL is to run a 2 day course on PTLLS - CIEH Conversion to Preparing to Teach in the Lifelong Learning Sector Programme.
17 - 18 September 2013
This two day conversion programme is now available for those
already holding a Chartered Institute of Environmental Health
(CIEH): Professional Trainers Certificate (PTC) or Training Skills
in Practice (TSP) Level 3 Award who would like to upgrade their
training qualifications to the PTLLS in order to comply with the
teaching/trainer standards (for the delivery of 'publicly funded'
courses / qualifications) or for career development.
Candidates completing the conversion course who successfully pass
two written assignments will achieve the CIEH Level 3 PTLLS
award. Ofqual accredited - reference: 500/8024/4
Understand your own role, responsibilities and boundaries of
role in relation to teaching
Understand appropriate teaching and learning approaches within a
Demonstrate your session planning skills - plan, deliver,
observe and evaluate a micro-teaching session
Understand how to deliver inclusive sessions that motivate
Understand the use of different assessment methods
Understand and analyse the need for accurate record keeping and
procedures that can be adopted - including internal and external
Who Should Attend
Anyone holding a CIEH: Professional Trainers
Certificate (PTC) or Training Skills in Practice (TSP) Level 3
Award who would like to upgrade their training qualifications to
2 written assignments - please also
see 'Additional Information.'
Level 4 Award in Preparing to Teach in
the Lifelong Learning Sector or Level 3/4 Certificate in
Teaching in the Lifelong Learning Sector (CTLLS)
The CIEH Level 3 PTLLS qualification is a six-credit
qualification, indicating 60 hours of learning. The CIEH training
programme must cover the syllabus in a minimum contact time of 30
hours. Contact time is the time taken to deliver the actual
training and does not include independent assignment work,
refreshment breaks, revision and preparation time or 'mock'
The full programme for PTLLS is divided into two parts:
Part 1 concludes with a micro-teach session, which is
Part 2 concludes the training and prepares you for two further
Candidates converting from the CIEH Professional Trainer
Certificate (PTC) or the CIEH Level 3 Award in Training Skills and
Practice (TSP) can have their prior learning accredited towards the
CIEH PTLLS qualification, as these have been mapped to the LLUK
legacy tariff. These candidates are therefore not required to
complete Assignment 1 (micro-teach) but will need to complete
Assignments 2 and 3.
For accreditation of prior learning however candidates' must
submit their PTC or TSP certificate to verify their prior
achievement. If candidates are not able to produce a copy of
their original PTC or TSP certificate, the centre may apply for a
replacement certificate. Candidates should be aware that
there is a cost for replacement certificates. A replacement
certificate must be secured before the candidate undertakes
training for the PTLLS award.
Candidates completing the conversion course must also submit
evidence of delivering at least one successful course within six
months prior to the start of the training programme. Evidence
may take the form of a letter of verification from a client or a
set of course evaluation sheets.
Chris Theyer - Professional Training Consultant
The course will be run at the HSL laboratory in the spa town of
Buxton. Buxton is in the heart of the Peak District and has good
links to mainline train stations and Manchester International
The cost of the two-day course is £450 per person (to include
course notes, registration/certificate, lunch and refreshments)
Please note the invoice option is not available within 4
weeks of the course date.
For further information email: firstname.lastname@example.org
or contact the Training Unit at HSL directly on 01298 218806.
hotels in the Buxton area can be found at
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