About this course

Delivered by the Defence Centre for Training Support (DCTS), this course has been designed for you, as a trainer delivering training within the Phase 1, 2 and 3 environment, as well as in a defence workplace environment.

You will learn via a number of techniques including facilitation, practical training deliveries and interactive scenarios.

You will be required to deliver 3 x 30 minute practice lessons.

The course also includes the Care of Trainees training. For OR2 to OF3 and CS equivalents delivering training in a phase 1 or 2 training establishment. Level 3 Award on Education and Training.

Applications for the course will be closed 6 weeks Prior to the start date.

What you will learn

You will learn a range of teaching methodologies, the course will provide a foundation in the essential skills and techniques, which are crucial for you when dealing with trainees in all phase of military training and in the workplace.

Completion of the DTc course is mandatory for all new trainers  within Phase 1, 2 and 3 training establishments.

How this course will help your career

It will enable you, as a trainer, to work in phase 1, 2 and 3 training establishments as well as in the workplace.

Planned dates
  • 15th May 2023
  • 5th June 2023
  • 12th June 2023
  • 10th July 2023
  • 17th July 2023
  • 1st August 2023
  • 14th August 2023
  • 11th September 2023
  • 18th September 2023
  • 9th October 2023
  • 16th October 2023
  • 6th November 2023
  • 13th November 2023
  • 4th December 2023
  • 15th January 2024
  • 22nd January 2024
  • 12th February 2024
  • 19th February 2024
  • 11th March 2024
  • 18th March 2024

Please contact us for further planned dates on this course.

Register your interest
Who can attend this course
Military
Before you attend

You will have 8-12 hours for online learning on the DLE and will have successfully completed the online multiple choice assessment.

Planned dates
  • 15th May 2023
  • 5th June 2023
  • 12th June 2023
  • 10th July 2023
  • 17th July 2023
  • 1st August 2023
  • 14th August 2023
  • 11th September 2023
  • 18th September 2023
  • 9th October 2023
  • 16th October 2023
  • 6th November 2023
  • 13th November 2023
  • 4th December 2023
  • 15th January 2024
  • 22nd January 2024
  • 12th February 2024
  • 19th February 2024
  • 11th March 2024
  • 18th March 2024

Please contact us for further planned dates on this course.

Register your interest
How the course will be taught
Face-to-face/ Residential; Blended; Online (Virtual)
How you will be assessed
  • online multiple choice questions on the Defence Learning Environment (DLE)
  • 2 x 15 min and 1 x 30 micro-teach
  • contributions to group discussions throughout the course
  • lesson planning
  • self reflection
  • peer review
  • completion of the Level 3 Award in Education and Training Portfolio
Planned dates
  • 15th May 2023
  • 5th June 2023
  • 12th June 2023
  • 10th July 2023
  • 17th July 2023
  • 1st August 2023
  • 14th August 2023
  • 11th September 2023
  • 18th September 2023
  • 9th October 2023
  • 16th October 2023
  • 6th November 2023
  • 13th November 2023
  • 4th December 2023
  • 15th January 2024
  • 22nd January 2024
  • 12th February 2024
  • 19th February 2024
  • 11th March 2024
  • 18th March 2024

Please contact us for further planned dates on this course.

Register your interest