Maximise progress at entry level (maths and English) (West and South)

Entry level courses are essential to motivate and provide learners with a firm foundation to study at higher levels in Functional Skills or progress to GCSE. The practical ideas suggested will be suitable for all exam boards and delegates will gain new and creative ideas on choosing options and developing an innovative curriculum to motivate learners in developing literacy skills further.

Pricing options

<Face to face 1 day>

There are two pricing options:

1. Individual fees

  • Society for Education and Training member: £85
  • Non-members: £100  

2. In-house

To get maximum value from your CPD budget we can run this course in-house at a time and venue to suit you.

  • Training for up to 16 staff: £880
  • Training for up to 32 staff: £1,700

You can also add a post-course webinar to your session to help embed the learning from the course in practice for only an additional £200.

<Webinar 1 session>

There are two pricing options:

1. Individual fees

  • Society for Education and Training member: £21.25
  • Non-members: £25 

2. In-house

To get maximum value from your CPD budget we can run this course for a group of your staff online at a time and venue to suit you for £200 per webinar.


Upcoming

London
Date: 12/11/2019
Price: from £100.00
2 Free places available
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Birmingham
Date: 14/11/2019
Price: from £100.00
3 Free places available
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London
Date: 04/02/2020
Price: from £100.00
4 Free places available
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Birmingham
Date: 06/02/2020
Price: from £100.00
4 Free places available
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London
Date: 02/03/2020
Price: from £100.00
4 Free places available
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Birmingham
Date: 05/03/2020
Price: from £100.00
4 Free places available
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Free Places

A limited number of free places are offered on this course. Please see the 'Upcoming' section above for current availability. Free places are offered to ensure greater diversity on our courses, so to qualify you must either:

  • Work in an organisation in one of the 12 opportunity areas (Blackpool, Bradford, Derby, Doncaster, Fenland and East Cambridgeshire, Hastings, Ipswich, Norwich, Oldham, Scarborough, Stoke, West Somerset)
  • Work in an organisation with an annual turnover of less than £500,000
  • Consider yourself to have a disability
  • Come from a Black, Asian or minority ethnic (BAME) background

You must also agree to be contacted by our evaluation team.

To book a free place find a course that has free places remaining and book a single place. At the payments stage of the booking you will be asked to tell us which of the three criteria you meet. Once selected, click on the 'recalculate' button to reduce the cost of the booking to zero and complete the booking.

If, for whatever reason, you are unable to attend, please advise us at least one week before the course takes place. This will allow us to offer the free place to someone else who works in the FE sector, so they can take advantage of this offer.

SET Membership


SET members are entitled to an exclusive 15% discount off this ETF professional development course.

Find out more about SET membership on the Society for Education and Training (SET) website.

Who is this for?

This course is aimed at teachers and managers of maths and English who teach or intend to teach learners at entry levels.

Training aim

To support practitioners to raise learner achievement and maximise progress at entry level in maths and English functional skills.

Professional Standards for Teachers and Trainers in Education and Training

Outcomes

You will be able to:

  • Understand the key requirements of entry level maths and English
  • Employ a range of engaging and motivating entry level tasks
  • Critique a range of learning opportunities to create appropriate challenges for all entry level students
  • Utilise a range of different assessment and feedback strategies

Length

The course consists of a one day face-to-face training session with plenty of ideas for further development and signposting to additional helpful resources.

Contact us

If this course is not currently available in your area, and you would like to attend then register your interest. We will let you know about new events as they are announced.

If you have any questions, please contact:

T: 0800 0 831 830
E: bookingsupport@etfoundation.co.uk