Active IQ Level 3 Award in Education and Training


Embark on a rewarding journey with the Active IQ Level 3 Award in Education and Training, a comprehensive qualification designed to equip learners with essential knowledge and skills for educating and training individuals or groups. This esteemed award, accredited by Ofqual, is a gateway for those aspiring to enter and excel in the education sector, offering a solid foundation for career progression.

Entry Requirements

To embark on this Active IQ Level 3 course, learners must be over 19 years old. Prior experience in a teaching role is not mandatory. However, competence in the subject area intended for teaching is crucial, backed by evidence to demonstrate that this teaching qualification aligns with the individual’s career aspirations.

Qualification Structure

Achieving the Award in Education and Training involves completing one mandatory unit (3 credits) and an additional 9 credits from optional units. These include 6 credits from Group B and 3 credits from Group C, ensuring a well-rounded educational experience.

Assessment Methods

The assessment methods includes:

  • Coursework/Project
  • Portfolio of Evidence
  • Practical Demonstration/Assignment

Each assessment method is designed to comprehensively evaluate the learner’s understanding and practical application of the training principles.

Career Progression

This Level 3 Award opens doors to various advanced qualifications, such as:

  • Active IQ Level 3 Award in Assessing Competence in the Work Environment
  • Active IQ Level 3 Award in Assessing Vocationally Related Achievement
  • Active IQ Level 3 Certificate in Assessing Vocational Achievement
  • Level 4 Certificate in Education and Training
  • Level 5 Diploma in Education and Training

Enrolling is a step towards a fulfilling career in the education sector, with numerous opportunities for growth and professional development.