The DET qualification is recognized as one of the Initial Teacher Education (ITE) qualifications under Society for Education and Training (SET), and can lead to Qualified Teacher of Learning and Skills (QTLS) status.
The course is also widely recognized by different FE Institutions, and other public, private, voluntary and community organizations. Learners can apply for various positions ranging from functional skills teacher, online/ e-tutor, further education teacher/ tutor to training officer and managers.
On completion of the course, students may choose to:
- Complete portfolios with SET for
- Progress to a BA in Education / Bachelor of Education (BEd).
- Gain employment in various positions ranging from functional skills teacher, online/e-tutors, further education teacher, tutor to training officer and manager.