Our Courses

At City of Westminster College we pride ourselves on running inspiring and engaging courses, which develop your creative thinking and provide you with the skills and knowledge needed to succeed. Our courses are designed with your employability in mind; from work placements and real-life projects to facilities mirroring industry, they provide an excellent launchpad for your future career.

We offer a diverse and exciting range of vocational and practical qualifications for you to choose from, across a wide range of subject areas. With courses for school leavers (16-18 year-olds) including A-levels, T-Levels and BTECs, courses for adults, Apprenticeships, Higher Education, short courses and work-based vocational learning, there's sure to be something for you at City of Westminster College - find your course below.

If you would like to find out more about any of our courses why not come to one of our Open Events? Click here to find out more about our Open Events​.

Teacher Training

If you have a passion for teaching or think that you’d make a great teacher, then these courses could be just what you are looking for. Learn from highly experienced and knowledgeable teachers.   

There are two intakes a year for our Level 3 Award in Education and Training (September and February). The course is 16 weeks in length and taught on one evening per week.  It is perfect for people wishing to gain a ‘licence to practice’ qualification in Teaching. You don’t need to    be teaching or have a teaching placement to take this course. 

Our Level 5 Diploma in Education and Training course also has two entry points in the year and is run part-time across two years and on one evening per week. The course is for teachers who are currently delivering at least 50 hours per year in a further education. 

College or adult learning / skills provider. If you are not currently working in the sector but want to train to teach, you will need a subject specialism and to secure a placement yourself ahead of joining the programme. 

The vast majority of our Level 5 Diploma graduates go on to have successful careers in education and training and achieve Qualified Teacher Learning and Skills Status (the sector equivalent to QTS) after their course. 

Fees are payable for both courses. Please visit our website for up-to-date information about fees. 


  • A recognised teaching qualification
  • Small class sizes
  • Evening delivery (4pm-7pm)
  • Highly experienced classroom practitioners
  • 1-2-1 coaching (Level 5) 

For more information on Teacher Training courses, please click on the links below.

Course Suitable for Categories
Level 5 Diploma in Education and Training Adults (Part-time), H.E. Students H.E. Courses
NCFE Level 3 Award in Education and Training Adults F.E. Courses
Preparation for IELTS Adults Promoted, Short Courses