Teacher Education

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At UCEN Manchester, we offer a variety of teacher education, trainer and assessor qualifications to provide you with the skills, knowledge and hands-on experience to succeed in the industry.

Our teaching and education courses are for those who dream of working in further or higher education and want a high-quality start to their journey. You’ll have access to a brilliant team of experienced teachers with a wealth of knowledge and experience to develop your general expertise as a teaching assistant, or focus on teaching a specific subject. Either way, we’ve got a qualification to suit.


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Reasons to choose us

  • Diverse peer group

    Students work and volunteer in settings across the lifelong learning sector, which include colleges, PRu's, training providers, prisons, local employers, charities or community groups.

  • QLTS eligibility

    Qualified Teacher Learning and Skills (QTLS) is the badge of professionalism for post-14 education and training. 

  • Focus on teaching skills

    Our focus is on helping you develop teaching skills that are transferrable between subjects and settings.

  • Flexible learning patterns

    Choose from a range of delivery options including part-time study, short courses and post-graduate qualifications.

Case Studies

There are thousands of UCEN Manchester graduates who’ve found their future with our help.

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Jordan Eastwood – PGCE Year 2 student

Jordan was driven by a determination to become fully qualified & pursue a full-time teaching career


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