CIEH Level 3 Award in Training Principles and Practice

The CIEH Level 3 Award in Training Principles and Practice course allows professionally qualified specialists to gain the basic knowledge and skills needed to develop and deliver in-house training programmes, and is a recognised qualification that is sufficient to become registered as a Trainer for Level 1 and 2 courses.


This generic course is suitable for personnel with a specific responsibility for the training and learning support of others, wishing to deliver CIEH qualifications.

This 3 day course covers the understanding, planning, delivering and evaluating of inclusive teaching and learning.

The assessment for this course includes a practical assessed training session and a 1000 word assignment on the subject specialism. The practical assessed ‘micro-teach’ session involves:

·      Producing a structured plan to deliver a 20-25 minute training session

·      Completion of a self-evaluation that reviews the effectiveness of the session delivered, includes peer evaluations with discussion and feedback

The progression from the Level 3 Award in Training Principles and Practice is the Level 3 Award in Education and Training, this qualification replaced the old PTLLS. This course includes the content from the Training Principles and Practice plus the following:

·      Roles, Responsibilities and relationships in education

·      Understanding assessment in education and training