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Teaching at TyneMet

Teaching is a very rewarding profession in which you get the opportunity to make a real difference to people's lives. Teaching offers you fantastic career prospects and development opportunities in an ever-changing sector full of chances to be creative and to help others to learn and gain skills for their future.

Why study Teaching at TyneMet?

TyneMet College has an unrivalled reputation for its excellent quality teaching qualifications. We place a lot of emphasis on teaching practice and innovative methods of engaging with learners inside the classroom.

TyneMet's higher level teaching qualifications are awarded by the University of Sunderland. This means we can offer you great progression opportunities to top up your qualification through our partnership with the University.

Higher Education courses

Title Level Attendance Duration
Certificate in Post Compulsory Education & Training (Cert Ed) Level 5 Part-time and full-time options available Two years
Diploma in HE in Education & Training, leading to BA (Hons) Education & Training Level 6 Part-time and full-time options available Two years
Diploma in Teaching in the Lifelong Learning Sector (DTLLS) Level 5 Part-time 1 & 2 year options available
PGCE in Education (Post Compulsory Education & Training) Level 6 Part-time and full-time options available Two years

Part time courses

Title Start date & time Venue
Level 3 Award in Assessing Competence in the Work Environment 21/04/2015 TyneMet College
Level 3 Award in Assessing Vocationally Related Achievement 21/04/2015 TyneMet College
Level 4 Award in Internal Quality Assurance and Assessment Processes & Practice 23/04/2015 TyneMet College
Verifier Award (TAQA) 23/04/2015 TyneMet College


Title Level
Teaching Assistants Level 2 & 3

Like to know more?

If you have any questions about studying Teaching at TyneMet, contact one of our friendly student advisors on 0191 229 5000 or enquiries@tynemet.ac.uk