This course will provide a generic route for those wishing to follow a teaching career in the Further Education and Skills Sector, for example further education colleges, sixth form colleges, work based learning, adult and community learning, the Police, Prison and Fire Services, the National Health Service and also across the many private sector training companies.

Certificate in Education (PCET) – Level 5

Riverside College Awarded by Staffordshire University

The Certificate in Education (PCET) is an ideal course for vocational experts who wish to gain a full teaching qualification in order to seek employment in the Further Education Sector. In Year 2, there is an option for candidates with a degree, to work towards the Post Graduate Certificate in Education.

Post Graduate Certificate in Education (PCET) – Level 7

Riverside College Awarded by Staffordshire University

The Post Graduate Certificate in Education (PGCE) (PCET) is an ideal course for vocational experts who wish to gain a full teaching qualification in order to seek employment in the Further Education Sector.

Meet Our Tutors:

Jacqui Scott

Head of Teaching and Learning Standards

I joined Riverside College in May 1996 after starting as a trainee teacher in 1995. I teach on the PGCE/Certificate in Education and am also a personal and academic tutor on the PGCE/Cert Ed.

Meet Our Students:

Chloe Main

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Interested?

If you have any questions or would like a call back from our friendly Admissions Team, please email us at advice@riversidecollege.ac.uk with your contact details.

You can also call the team on 0151 257 2053.

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