OTHM Level 5 Diploma in Education and Training


The study method adopted for the Diploma in Education and Training suits educators, trainers, instructors, and lecturers working in various educational settings, including further education colleges, adult and community learning centres, and learning providers. It's also valuable for individuals involved in work-based training, whether in voluntary, community, private, or public organisations.

The qualification will enable the learners to:

1. Comprehend teaching roles and responsibilities.

2. Grasp effective teaching methods within the specific field.

3. Master lesson planning, delivery, and Assessment.

4. Learn assessment techniques and record-keeping.

The OTHM Level 5 Diploma in Education and Training aims to provide learners with the essential knowledge, understanding, and skills required to demonstrate occupational competence. This encompasses various aspects such as planning and conducting educational sessions, setting individual goals, utilising diverse teaching strategies, addressing communication challenges, and exploring multiple assessment methods. Furthermore, optional units enable learners to delve into areas directly pertinent to their teaching responsibilities.

  • Comprehend roles, duties, and connections in education and training.
  • Capability to incorporate minimum core expectations in inclusive teaching and learning, encompassing planning, delivery, and Assessment
  • Apply learning, communication, and Assessment theories to inclusive teaching planning.
  • Understand the impact of accountability to stakeholders and external bodies on education and training.
  • Initiate action research.
  • Be able to evaluate your practice about action research. 
  • Are you worried about the recent changes in Education? Then, the OTHM Level 5 Diploma in Education and training is the ideal starting point for your career journey. 
  • The program allows the learners to develop a broad base of knowledge and skills that will enable them to work in various roles in all industries. 
  • Remember! The Assessment for the qualification is done based on assignments only, and you do not need to worry about writing any exam. 
  • With the School of Business and Technology London, you can complete the qualification at your own pace, choosing online or blended learning from the comfort of your home.
  • Learning and pathway materials and study guides developed by our OTHM-approved tutors, who would be available around the clock in our cutting-edge learning management system. 
  • Most importantly, at the School of Business and Technology London, we will provide comprehensive tutor support through our dedicated support desk.
  • If you choose your course with blended learning, you will also enjoy live sessions with an assigned tutor, which you can book at your convenience.

OTHM is an established and recognised Awarding Organisation (Certification Body) launched in 2003. OTHM has already made a mark in the UK and global online education scenario by creating and maintaining a user-friendly and skill based learning environment. OTHM has both local and international recognition which aids OTHM graduates to enhance their employability skills as well as allowing them to join degree and/or Master top-up programmes.

OTHM qualifications has assembled a reputation for maintaining significant skills in a wide range of job roles and industries which comprises Business Studies, Leadership, Tourism and Hospitality Management, Health and Social Care, Information Technology, Accounting and Finance, Logistics and Supply Chain Management.

  • Outstanding tutor support that gives you supportive guidance all through the course accomplishment through the SBTL Support Desk Portal.
  • Access our cutting-edge learning management platform to access vital learning resources and communicate with the support desk team.
  • Quality learning materials such as structured lecture notes, study guides, and practical applications, which include real-world examples and case studies, will enable you to apply your knowledge. Learning materials are provided in one of the three formats: PDF, PowerPoint, or Interactive Text Content on the learning portal.
  • The tutors will provide Formative assessment feedback to improve the learners’ achievements.
  • Assessment materials are accessible through our online learning platform.
  • Supervision for all modules.
  • Multiplatform accessibility through an online learning platform facilitates SBTL in providing learners with course materials directly through smartphones, laptops, tablets or desktops, allowing students to study at their convenience.
  • Live Classes (for Blended Learning Students only)
  • Assignment based Assessment
  • No exam

Applicants should have a minimum Level 3 qualification in their area of expertise, preferably at a level higher than their learners.

• Access 100 teaching practice hours with full responsibility for planning, delivering, and assessing specific areas of provision.

• Learners must be 19 or older to enrol

Upon completing this qualification, learners can advance to the Qualified Teacher Learning and Skills (QTLS) status. Because this qualification holds approval and regulation by Ofqual (Office of the Qualifications and Examinations Regulation), learners are also qualified to pursue higher-level qualifications in their field.

  • Quality, Standards and Recognitions- OTHM qualifications are approved and regulated by Ofqual (Office of the Qualifications and Examinations Regulation); hence, the learners can be very confident about the quality of the qualifications as well.
  • Career Development to increase credibility with employers- All OTHM qualifications are developed to equip learners with the skills and knowledge every employer seeks. The learners pursuing an OTHM qualification will obtain an opportunity to enhance their knowledge and grow key competencies to tackle situations and work on projects more effectively, which will, in turn, give learners the potential to get promotions within the workplace. Alternatively, it allows them to progress onto an MBA top-up/Bachelor's degree / Master's degree programme around the World.
  • Flexible study options- All OTHM qualifications have a credit value, which tells you how many credits are awarded when a unit is completed. The credit value will indicate how long it will normally take you to prepare for a unit or qualification.

Three different types of qualification are:

  • The award is achieved with 1 – 12 credits
  • The certificate is completed with 13 – 36 credits
  • The diploma is completed with at least 37 credits

Learners must request before enrolment to interchange unit(s) other than the preselected units shown in the SBTL website because we need to make sure the availability of learning materials for the requested unit(s). SBTL will reject an application if the learning materials for the requested interchange unit(s) are unavailable.

Learners are not allowed to make any request to interchange unit(s) once enrolment is complete.


Reference No : Y/618/2799

Credit : 20 || TQT : 200

This unit aims to equip learners with knowledge, skills, and understanding of teaching, learning, and Assessment in education and training. It covers the teacher's role, setting individual learning goals, inclusive teaching and learning, creating an inclusive learning environment, and self-evaluation.

Reference No : F/618/2800

Credit : 20 || TQT : 200

This unit aims to impart knowledge and comprehension of educational and training theories, principles, and models. It covers their application in learning, communication, and Assessment, as well as their use in curriculum development and self-evaluation within one's specialised area.

Reference No : F/618/2800

Credit : 20 || TQT : 200

This unit aims to equip learners with the knowledge, skills, and understanding needed to enhance teaching, learning, and Assessment in education and training. It involves investigating specialised practices applying learning, communication, and Assessment principles to create inclusive teaching and learning experiences. This unit also covers

Reference No : J/618/2801

Credit : 15 || TQT : 150

The unit aims to foster professionalism and dual professionalism in learners within the education and training field. It emphasises understanding professional values and their influence on practice, clarifying roles and responsibilities. Learners also explore the impact of social, political, and economic factors on policy, curriculum, and training.

Delivery Methods

School of Business & Technology London provides various flexible delivery methods to its learners, including online learning and blended learning. Thus, learners can choose the mode of study as per their choice and convenience. The program is self-paced and accomplished through our cutting-edge Learning Management System. Learners can interact with tutors by messaging through the SBTL Support Desk Portal System to discuss the course materials, get guidance and assistance and request assessment feedbacks on assignments.

We at SBTL offer outstanding support and infrastructure for both online and blended learning. We indeed pursue an innovative learning approach where traditional regular classroom-based learning is replaced by web-based learning and incredibly high support level. Learners enrolled at SBTL are allocated a dedicated tutor, whether online or blended learning, who provide learners with comprehensive guidance and support from start to finish.

The significant difference between blended learning and online learning methods at SBTL is the Block Delivery of Online Live Sessions. Learners enrolled at SBTL on blended learning are offered a block delivery of online live sessions, which can be booked in advance on their convenience at additional cost. These live sessions are relevant to the learners' program of study and aim to enhance the student's comprehension of research, methodology and other essential study skills. We try to make these live sessions as communicating as possible by providing interactive activities and presentations.

Resources and Support

School of Business & Technology London is dedicated to offering excellent support on every step of your learning journey. School of Business & Technology London occupies a centralised tutor support desk portal. Our support team liaises with both tutors and learners to provide guidance, assessment feedback, and any other study support adequately and promptly. Once a learner raises a support request through the support desk portal (Be it for guidance, assessment feedback or any additional assistance), one of the support team members assign the relevant to request to an allocated tutor. As soon as the support receives a response from the allocated tutor, it will be made available to the learner in the portal. The support desk system is in place to assist the learners adequately and streamline all the support processes efficiently.

Quality learning materials made by industry experts is a significant competitive edge of the School of Business & Technology London. Quality learning materials comprised of structured lecture notes, study guides, practical applications which includes real-world examples, and case studies that will enable you to apply your knowledge. Learning materials are provided in one of the three formats, such as PDF, PowerPoint, or Interactive Text Content on the learning portal.

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