This course is for ITEC graduates/therapists who would like to take their career into the teaching field. Individuals who pass this course will be entitled to be a lecturer on courses leading to ITEC qualifications at ITEC registered Colleges.
Course content includes the following:
6 assignments set and marked by ITEC
30 hours of teaching observations
50 hours of teaching practice, one session of which must be recorded and submitted to ITEC.
Centres to observe at least 5 lectures and 5 practical sessions taught by the trainee lecturer.
6 Assignments to include the following:
Assignment 1 – Structure of the Educational System
Assignment 2 – Teaching/Learning Process
Assignment 3 – Role of the Lecturer and Learner
Assignment 4 – Organisation of 100 hour course including content/training material for theory and practical sessions
Assignment 5 – Methods of Evaluation
Assignment 6- College Administration
As it is essential and compulsory for trainee lecturers to observe good practice in the learning environment, The Fitness Academy is committed to offering these 30 hours observation and 50 hours teaching in our college. Our tutors at The Fitness Academy who themselves has successfully completed and obtained an ITEC Diploma in Lecturing will guide and support you throughout the course.
The Diploma is awarded on successful completion of lectures, observation and teaching hours, assignments and assessments, there are no exams.
Pre-requisite: Students must hold an ITEC qualification or approved equivalent and must have 2 years experience in the Area you wish to teach
- Duration: 6 months
- The course is part-time blending learning
- Online Materials for assessments
- Tuition: 1 Sat a month 10-4pm
- Course costs €2750 and includes tuition fees and our online training materials.
- Funding – you maybe entitled to funding for any of our courses, so contact your local Fas or Employment Authority office for details.For further information please click in our funding section.
- Cost excludes examination fees
- Enrol Online
Next course term commences:
Dates: 3rd October 2015 – 5th March 2016
Location: Citywest Health & Leisure club, Saggart, Co.Dublin