Distance Learning

This training offers a professional, cohesive and cost effective way to improve the quality of tutorial provision
across the organisation.

It is designed to improve the skills and practice of both new and experienced tutors in the Further Education and
Training Sector who undertake a personal tutoring, mentoring or coaching role to support learner progress.

It encourages individual reflection and improvement in practice by working to meet the National Occupational
Standards for Personal Tutoring.

The training can be completed as a self-directed distance learning activity or it can be delivered as part of an
in-house training programme and covers:

  1. Understanding the personal tutor role, responsibilities and relationship
  2. Facilitating individual learning and development
  3. Enabling learners to recognise, develop and apply transferable skills
  4. Supporting Learners’ academic, personal and welfare needs
  5. Supporting individuals’ transition and progression
  6. Contributing to the quality and impact of personal tutoring

How to purchase

The ‘How to be an Outstanding Personal Tutor’ is training pack is available as a PDF document for you to print as
required. Every pack is assigned a Portfolio Number which will be used to confirm completion of the course and to
produce the Certificate of Completion provided by FETN.

The cost of each licensed pack is £35 for Members and £45 for Non-members

For further information or to place an order please complete the form below.

Please give an indication of the number of people you would like sign up to the distance learning. We will be in touch to discuss your exact requirements.