Teaching in Colleges Today Unit (2019-20 update)

Teaching in Colleges Today Unit (2019-20 update)


Event Begins Friday, 27 September 2019 15:00 and finishes at 16:30

(Please note: The webinar will be available 30 mins prior to start time)

This Webinar is free to attend.

What to Expect from the Teaching in Colleges Today Unit (2019-20 update)


Teaching in Colleges Today (TiCT) is an SCQF level 7 credit rated Unit which is ideal for supporting new college lecturers to quickly get up to speed with the skills they need to plan and deliver effective learning and begin developing as reflective practitioners.
This free Unit provides an entry level pathway prior to completing PDA and TQFE qualifications and can be used to complement and broaden your college induction processes for new lecturers.

The webinar will help you understand how to make the most of the Unit and the associated online materials and provide you with a quick run through of some of the recent updates for session 2019-2020.

The second part of this webinar will be focused on developing your understanding of the TiCT Unit assessment standards, highlighting centre good practice and any areas for development identified in the recent external verification process.

Who should attend
  • staff development officers/managers responsible for staff training and development
  • new and existing college-based tutors/mentors and /or Internal Verifiers (IVs) for TiCT
  • colleges interested in delivering TiCT for the first time in session 2019-20
  • newly appointed college lecturers wanting to learn more about the benefits of TiCT for CPD.


This webinar will:
  • Highlight the benefits of using TiCT as an introductory Initial Teacher Education programme or for new lecturers
  • Provide a recap on how to get the most out of the TiCT Unit and the associated online materials
  • Develop your understanding of TiCT assessment standards, highlighting areas of good practice in delivery and assessment.

Meet the Facilitators

Sandra-Jane Grier, Lead – Curriculum and Teaching/CDN Course tutor (Teaching in Colleges Today Unit), CDN
With 15 years teaching experience in the college sector Sandra-Jane has been involved in both the design and implementation of national and local qualification developments at a range of SCQF levels.
She has a passion for promoting high quality learning, teaching and assessment practice, helping ensure that college staff understand and can make the most of any qualifications they deliver. As Course tutor for the CDN Teaching in Colleges Today Unit Sandra-Jane leads the review and re-development of the online materials.

Mhairi Boyd, TiCT - External Verifier, CDN
Mhairi has 12 years teaching experience in the sector and has worked in learning and development for the last 8 years. Her focus is on supporting staff to develop the skills they require to deliver a high-quality learning experience to their students.

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