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16 training courses found

Primary Education (5-11) PGCE

This Programme has been specifically developed to provide a route for students wishing to gain a PGCE in Primary Education with Qualified Teacher Status in both Key Stage 1 and Key Stage 2. It has been specially designed to blend University-Based academic learning with Practice Based teaching experiences in our Partnership schools.

  • Duration of training: 1 year
  • Study mode: Full time
Post-Compulsory Education and Training PGCE

This course prepares you for Qualified Teacher Learning and Skills (QTLS) status, which is a key qualification for teaching in further education and can be gained in the year after you finish the programme. The course is offered through the University-based Centre for Excellence in Teacher Training (SUNCETT).

  • Duration of training: 1 year
  • Study mode: Full time
Business Education (Secondary Education) PGCE

This programme develops outstanding business education teachers through its strong partnership links with business teachers in schools and colleges throughout the region. Qualified Teacher Status (QTS), which is an essential qualification for teaching in state-maintained schools, makes this an ideal choice to enter the teaching profession.

  • Duration of training: 1 year
  • Study mode: Full time
English (Secondary Education) PGCE

This course equips you to share your passion for English with young people and inspire them to fulfil their potential. This course prepares you for Qualified Teacher Status (QTS), which is an essential qualification.

  • Duration of training: 1 year
  • Study mode: Full time
Design and Technology (Secondary Education) PGCE

This initial teacher training course equips you to share your passion in a creative subject and inspire young people to fulfil their potential. D and T is a core subject in the National Curriculum at Key Stage 3 and there will always be a need for good D and T teachers.

  • Duration of training: 1 year
  • Study mode: Full time
Biology (Secondary Education Science) PGCE

This course prepares you for Qualified Teacher Status (QTS), which is an essential qualification for teaching in state-maintained schools. It will open up a satisfying and rewarding career with excellent job security.

  • Duration of training: 9 months
  • Study mode: Full time
Chemistry (Secondary Education Science) PGCE

This Postgraduate Certificate in Education (PGCE) course prepares you for Qualified Teacher Status (QTS), which is an essential qualification for teaching in state-maintained schools. It will open up a satisfying and rewarding career with excellent job security.

  • Duration of training: 9 months
  • Study mode: Full time
National Award for Special Educational Needs Co-ordination PGCert

This course will develop your knowledge, skills and understanding of the challenges children and young people with Special Education Needs Disabilities (SEND) may encounter in their day to day lives. The programme will develop your leadership skills to support you within your role as Special Education Needs Coordinator (SENCO).

  • Duration of training: 1 year
  • Study mode: Weekend
Geography (Secondary Education) PGCE

This course equips you to share your interest in geography with young people and inspire them to fulfil their potential. More and more pupils are choosing to take geography at GCSE level, which means there is rising demand for geography teachers.

  • Duration of training: 1 year
  • Study mode: Full time
Mathematics (Secondary Education) PGCE

This initial teacher training course equips you to share your interest in maths with young people and inspire them to fulfil their potential. There is currently a shortage of maths teachers, and so there are excellent job prospects.

  • Duration of training: 1 year
  • Study mode: Full time
Physics (Secondary Education Science) PGCE

This course equips you to share your interest in physics with young people and inspire them to fulfill their potential. It prepares you for Qualified Teacher Status (QTS), which is an essential qualification for teaching in state-maintained schools.

  • Duration of training: 9 months
  • Study mode: Full time
Pharmaceutical Sciences for the Overseas Pharmacist Assessment Programme (OSPAP) PGDip

Pharmaceutical Sciences for the Overseas Pharmacist Assessment Programme (OSPAP) is designed for those who are qualified pharmacists outside the European Economic Area and who are now looking to become registered pharmacists in the UK.

  • Duration of training: 10 months
  • Study mode: Full time
National Award for Special Educational Needs Co-ordination Professional Certificate

This course will develop your knowledge, skills and understanding of the challenges children and young people with Special Education Needs Disabilities (SEND) may encounter in their day to day lives. The programme will develop your leadership skills to support you within your role as Special Education Needs Coordinator (SENCO).

  • Duration of training: 1 year
  • Study mode: Part time
Science (Chemistry, Physics and Other) Subject Knowledge Enhancement Course

This course is for people who need to improve their science subject understanding before starting a one-year Postgraduate Certificate in Education (PGCE) course. The structure of the course will vary according to whether you want to teach chemistry, physics or another science.

  • Duration of training: 36 weeks
  • Study mode: Full time
Mathematics Enhancement Course

This course is for people who need to strengthen their maths knowledge before starting their training to become a secondary mathematics teacher. This course enhances your mathematical understanding in order to achieve the expertise that is required to teach maths.

  • Duration of training: 24 weeks
  • Study mode: Full time
Computer Science Enhancement Course

This course ensures you have sufficient knowledge to teach Computer Science at secondary level. It prepares you for our PGCE Computer Science course.

  • Duration of training: 24 weeks
  • Study mode: Full time