AET Course

Course Fee
4 -12 weeks Days
Distance learning

Written Assignment and micro teach.

Result & Certificate
10 – 15 days
minimum age


SIA Licence fee
Additional charges

Course Booking

If you are new to the universe of teaching, and if you are planning to build a career here, the AET course is a great initiation for you. This is a Level 3 Award in Education and training. If you want to the DET course further in your career, you must complete the AET course first.

The content of the course

UNIT 1: Roles and responsibilities of a teacher

UNIT 2: Teaching Techniques

UNIT 3: Session Planning

UNIT 4: Motivate the learner

UNIT 5: Assessing the learner

In the five units mentioned above, you will learn the following things in detail:

·         The roles and responsibilities of a teacher/trainer in education and training

·         Relationship between education and training

·         Inclusive teacher approaches to meet the needs of learners

·         Principle of assessment in education and training

·         How to create a safe and supportive learning environment

·         How to motivate learners

·         Planning delivery and evolution of inclusive teaching and training 

·         Different assessment methods

·         How to recognize and deal with potential problems

·         Teaching equipment and aids

·         Practical teaching sessions (Teaching concept and technics)

·         At level 3 AET training, you will be required to explain and summarize teaching and learning concept. Level 3 requires end of unit referencing.

Eligibility requirements

To be eligible for the award in education and training, you need to be over 19 years of age. The candidates must have experience or qualification in the subject they wish to teach.

Job opportunities

After level 3 AET training qualification you can teach in any adult teaching sector such as health industry,  Beauty industry, drive instructor etc. Though officially this qualification is not a necessity, but if you want to work as a teacher in post-16 education sectors, you will mostly need it to land on a job.Once you complete the AET course, you can go on to take the Level 5 Diploma in Education and training or other higher qualifications in education and training.