Cambridge International Diploma for Teachers And Trainers


logo02 Cambridge International Diploma for Teachers and Trainers (CIDTT)
(Accredited by Cambridge International Examinations, U.K.)
SDF funding available !
The Cambridge International Diploma for Teachers and Trainers provides an ideal framework for anyone preparing for, or developing, their teaching or training role, whether they are full or part-time, new to the job or already in teaching and wishing to enhance and update skills and knowledge. 
To assess a student’s competence in developing and delivering a range of learning and development activities. 
Students are able to:

  • Achieve international benchmark of excellence in teaching
  • Introduce curriculum development successfully
  • Improve quality and outcome of the teaching activities

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  • Design: Planning and preparing appropriate learning programmes and learning sessions
  • Practice: Facilitating active learning and learner involvement
  • Assessment: Assessing learners’ progress and achievement
  • Evaluation: Improving teaching and learning 

The programme also provides transferable skills that can be used in any subject area or level of education and covers a range of different teaching and learning styles applicable to different learning needs. The course contains lectures, tutorials, forum discussion, classroom practice & assignments.

The course is conducted over a 6 months period on a part-time study. Students meet 2 sessions per week for 4 hours per session.
Sessions include blended learning of face-to-face lectures, classroom discussion/participation, online forum discussion, hands-on training activities, peer teaching practice and consultations.
The performance of the candidates, in the 4 modules, would be on an assignment-based assessment by the University of Cambridge International Examinations. 

  • Minimum 3 “O” levels with credit in English
  • Any other recognised Certification, Diploma or Degree
  • Mature candidates by interview and approval from the college
  • Currently involved in any form of teaching or training activities
The performance of the students is based on assignment-based assessment. Upon completion of the 4 modules with a Pass grade or above, successful candidates will be awarded the Cambridge International Diploma for Teachers and Trainers, validated by the University of Cambridge International Examinations, U.K.
  • Aroma therapy trainer
  • Robotics trainer
  • Ex-school teacher
  • Full-time & Part-time tutor
  • Diplomat
  • Beauty trainer
  • Image consultant
  • Enrichment trainer/ teacher
  • Safety trainer
  • Medicure / Pedicure trainer
  • Corporate trainer
  • IT trainer
  • E-learning trainer
  • Sales & Marketing trainer
  • Business consultant
  • Edupreneur (educa- tion centre owner)
  • Nurse Lecturer
The following table shows the level of CIDTT compare to UK assessment standard:

CIE Level Threshold Descriptor Related UK Benchmark
Professional A breadth and depth of study containing some undergraduate level work, covering conceptually and technically complex subject matter. Considerable personal responsibility for organising own work activities and study at this level. First Degree (part) NVQ level 4 – Technical, Junior Management 
Career as a Certified Professional Trainer (teaching career or training career)

Certified Professional Trainers are now in high demand and they enjoy diverse career opportunities in challenging and stimulating settings from education through to the corporate sector. The diploma will equip you with transferable skills, including excellent problem solving, communication and organisational skills. Coupled with the right qualification, you may also move into management and other specialised roles such as curriculum developers, preschool advisors, children’s service coordinators and in education-related areas in both government and private sectors, including the media and service industries.

Take a look at the sample career path as a Certified Professional Trainer or Certified Professional Tutor.