Courses for driving instructors

In addition to being an accredited DVSA ORDIT/Fleet training centre we also operate an approved Edexcel and ILM training centre offering the following nationally recognised qualifications on the Governments Qualification Credit Framework (QCFs).

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We are accredited to deliver the Edexcel qualifications in preparing to teach in the lifelong (16+) sector (PTLLS) and Assessor qualifications as well as the level 1 award and certificate in safe driving and functional skills. These qualifications will become more and more important as the DVSA continue to push towards the vocational qualification route for driving instructors, driving instructor trainers and learner drivers alike.

The suite of qualifications we can deliver are as follows:

Edexcel Award in understanding the principles and practices of assessment
Edexcel Award in assessing competence in the work environment
Edexcel Award in assessing vocationally related achievement
Edexcel Certificate in assessing vocational achievement

Edexcel Award in Preparing to Teach in the Lifelong Learning Sector (PTLLS) level 3/4
Edexcel Award in Education and Training (replacement for PTTLS above)

Edexcel level 1-3 Award in WorkSkills
Edexcel level 3 Award in WorkSkills (Coaching, mentoring and feedback)
Edexcel level 1-3 Certificate in WorkSkills
Edexcel level 1-2 Diploma in WorkSkills

Edexcel Level 1 Award in Safe Road Skills and Attitudes

Edexcel Level 1 Certificate in Safe Road Skills and Attitudes

Edexcel Functional Skills in Mathemetics, Entry levels 1,2,3 and levels 1 and 2
Edexcel Functional Skills in English, Entry levels 1,2,3 and levels 1 and 2
Edexcel Functional Skills in ICT, Entry levels 1,2,3 and levels 1 and 2

We are accredited to deliver Institute of leadership and management (ILM) qualifications in Coaching (Award and Certificate) and their Enterprise suite (Award and Certificate).

The Institute of Leadership and Management (ILM) is the UK’s largest awarding organisation for qualifications in leadership, management, coaching and enterprise. ILM qualifications are unit based providing a firm grounding in core management skills and specialist management areas like project management.

Our suite of qualifications through ILM are:

ILM Level 2 Award in Enterprise
ILM Level 2 Certificate in Enterprise

ILM Level 3 Award in coaching
ILM Level 3 Certificate in coaching