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Computing courses for teachers

Discover our range of professional development courses, designed to help you teach computing. Courses cover key stages 1 to 4 and cater for all levels of knowledge.

Choose how and when you want to learn, through face to face, online, or live remote training.

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Adapted teaching and effective learning interventions in secondary computingCP448

Develop an evidence-informed approach to education recovery over a sustained period, securing the computing education of young people following a period of great disruption.

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Leadership Key stage 3 Key stage 4 Secondary

An Introduction to algorithms, programming and data in computer science - remoteCP428

Create some simple block-based computer programs and discover how to implement them in the text based language Python.

Live remote training 22 June 16:30—29 June 2021
Crewe 25 June 09:00—2 July 2021
Live remote training 28 June 16:30—2 July 2021
Live remote training 29 June 00:00—29 June 2021
Live remote training 29 June 14:15—5 July 2021
Live remote training 30 June 15:00—7 July 2021
Live remote training 5 July 16:00—12 July 2021
Live remote training 5 July 17:00—9 July 2021
Live remote training 6 July 11:00—6 July 2021
Live remote training 12 July 13:00—16 July 2021
Live remote training 12 July 13:00—13 July 2021
Live remote training 12 July 13:00—13 July 2021
Live remote training 14 July 14:00—19 July 2021
Live remote training 29 July 09:30—29 July 2021

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Algorithms Data & information Programming Computing Key stage 4 CS Accelerator

An introduction to algorithms, programming and data in GCSE computer science - face to faceCP228

Create some simple block-based computer programs and discover how to implement them in the text based language Python.

Gateshead 1 October 09:00—1 October 2021
Chafford Hundred 12 October 09:00—12 October 2021

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Algorithms Data & information Programming Computing Key stage 3 Key stage 4 CS Accelerator

An Introduction to Computer Networking for TeachersCO214

Build your knowledge and understanding of computer networks as a computer science teacher

Online course 2 August—30 August 2021

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Computer networks Computing Key stage 3 Key stage 4 CS Accelerator

An introduction to computer systems, networking and security in computer science - remoteCP438

Learn about the different components of computer hardware, including devices not instantly recognisable as computers.

Live remote training 22 June 09:00—22 June 2021
Remote delivered CPD 23 June 09:00—23 June 2021
Live remote training 24 June 17:00—1 July 2021
Live remote training 28 June 17:00—5 July 2021
Live remote training 1 July 11:00—1 July 2021
Live remote training 1 July 14:30—8 July 2021
Live remote training 1 July 15:05—7 July 2021
Live remote training 1 July 16:00—8 July 2021
Live remote training 5 July 09:00—5 July 2021
Live remote training 13 July 17:00—17 July 2021
Live remote training 15 July 09:30—15 July 2021
Live remote training 19 July 13:00—20 July 2021
Live remote training 21 July 08:30—21 July 2021
Live remote training 26 July 13:00—27 July 2021
Live remote training 30 July 10:00—30 July 2021

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Computer networks Computer systems Safety & Security Computing Key stage 4 CS Accelerator

An introduction to computer systems, networking and security in GCSE computer science - face to faceCP238

Learn about the different components of computer hardware, including devices not instantly recognisable as computers.

Gateshead 9 November 09:00—9 November 2021

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Computer networks Computer systems Safety & Security Computing Key stage 3 Key stage 4 CS Accelerator

Assessing computational thinking in primary schoolsCP457

A short course providing practical guidance on the assessment of key thinking skills in primary computing

Live remote training 8 July 16:00—8 July 2021
Live remote training 9 July 14:00—9 July 2021
Live remote training 14 July 15:45—14 July 2021
Live remote training 3 August 10:00—3 August 2021
Live remote training 4 August 13:00—4 August 2021

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Leadership Key stage 1 Key stage 2

Assessment and progression in KS3 computingCP212

For Key Stage 3 computing teachers who are new or existing to the subject. This CPD covers the key formative and assessment strategies needed in key stage 3 and beyond, including strategies relating to programming.

Live remote training 23 June 15:45—7 July 2021
Remote delivered CPD 28 June 09:30—29 June 2021
Gateshead 9 July 09:15—9 July 2021
York 26 July 09:00—27 July 2021

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Leadership Computing Key stage 3 Secondary

Assessment in secondary computing - remoteCP413

Effective teaching is underpinned by the accurate use of assessment, during this course you’ll explore formative and summative assessment strategies whilst understanding how to accurately assess.

Live remote training 28 June 13:00—28 June 2021
Live remote training 12 July 09:00—12 July 2021
Live remote training 12 July 16:00—12 July 2021
Live remote training 19 July 11:00—19 July 2021
Live remote training 21 July 15:30—21 July 2021
Live remote training 27 July 09:00—27 July 2021

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Leadership Computing Key stage 3 Key stage 4

Assessment of primary computingCP007

Develop your confidence and knowledge in assessing computing across the primary age range.

Newport 28 June 09:30—28 June 2021
Reading 13 July 09:30—13 July 2021
Milton Keynes 15 July 09:30—15 July 2021
Cumbira 11 August 09:30—11 August 2021
Barnsley 10 March 09:00—10 March 2022

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Leadership Key stage 2 Primary

Careers and enrichment in primary computing with STEM Ambassadors in your regionCP441

Bring authentic contexts to the computing curriculum, helping children understand the subject's importance.

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Cross curricular Leadership Careers Key stage 1 Key stage 2

Collaboration in KS3 programmingCP437

Engage students and build awareness of the collaborative nature of programming in the real world, through evidence-based teaching approaches.

Live remote training 29 June 09:00—29 June 2021
Live remote training 9 July 00:00—9 July 2021
Live remote training 22 July 09:30—22 July 2021

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Leadership Careers Key stage 3 Secondary

Computer processors and instruction sets - face to faceCP231

Explore the core of a modern computer. Learn how the instructions that humans write in computer programs are translated into machine code that the computer can process.

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Computer systems Computing Key stage 3 Key stage 4 CS Accelerator

Computer processors and instruction sets - remoteCP431

Explore the core of a modern computer. Learn how the instructions that humans write in computer programs are translated into machine code that the computer can process.

Live remote training 22 June 09:30—22 June 2021
Live remote training 30 June 17:00—7 July 2021
Live remote training 1 July 09:30—1 July 2021
Live remote training 5 July 16:30—19 July 2021
Live remote training 7 July 17:00—15 July 2021
Live remote training 13 July 09:30—13 July 2021
Live remote training 14 July 11:00—19 July 2021
Live remote training 26 July 09:30—26 July 2021
Live remote training 26 January 13:00—27 January 2022

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Computer systems Computing Key stage 4 CS Accelerator

Computer systems: input, output and storage - face to faceCP221

Take your first steps to opening up the computer, exploring the main components, their role and how they work together in computer systems.

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Computer systems Computing Key stage 3 Key stage 4 CS Accelerator

Computer systems: input, output and storage - remoteCP421

Take your first steps to opening up the computer, exploring the main components, their role and how they work together in computer systems.

Live remote training 25 June 09:00—25 June 2021
Live remote training 7 July 09:00—7 July 2021
Live remote training 12 July 14:00—16 July 2021
Live remote training 19 July 17:00—22 July 2021
Live remote training 27 July 09:00—27 July 2021

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Computer systems Data & information Computing Key stage 4 CS Accelerator

Computing as a second subject for non-specialist teachersCP308

Learn about the benefits of being able to teach computing as a second subject, including ways in which the National Centre for Computing Education can support you on this journey.

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Key stage 3 Key stage 4

Creating an Inclusive Classroom: Approaches to Supporting Learners with SEND in ComputingCO700

Explore ways to make your computing lessons more inclusive for learners with special educational needs and disabilities.

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Cross curricular Leadership Computing Key stage 1 Key stage 2 Key stage 3 Key stage 4 Primary Secondary

Creative computing for key stage 3 - face to faceCP206

This course will provide you with the theory, background and practical application to design and build a curriculum leading to increased engagement and student success

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Leadership Algorithms Programming Computing Key stage 3 Secondary

CSA in the summer - new to algorithms and programming trackCP480

Looking to upskill your knowledge of algorithms and programming? This track will cover both up to GCSE level.

Live remote training 22 July 09:00—23 July 2021
Live remote training 9 August 10:00—11 August 2021

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Practical work Algorithms Programming Summer School Computing Key stage 3 Key stage 4 CS Accelerator

CSA in the summer - new to computer systems and networking trackCP484

Looking to upskill your knowledge of computer systems and networking? This track will cover both up to GCSE level.

Live remote training 26 July 09:30—27 July 2021

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Computer networks Computer systems Safety & Security Summer School Computing Key stage 3 Key stage 4 CS Accelerator

CSA in the summer - new to computing trackCP482

New to computing? This track of CPD will introduce you to the computer science knowledge required up to GCSE level.

Live remote training 29 June 09:00—1 July 2021

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Algorithms Computer networks Computer systems Data & information Programming Safety & Security Computing Key stage 3 Key stage 4 CS Accelerator

CSA in the summer - preparing to teach GCSE computer science trackCP483

Are you preparing to teach GCSE computer science? This track is perfect for those who've already delivered KS3 computing and are now looking to expand their subject knowledge to GCSE level.

Live remote training 20 July 09:30—22 July 2021
Live remote training 18 August 09:15—19 August 2021

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Algorithms Computer networks Computer systems Data & information Programming Safety & Security Summer School Computing Key stage 3 Key stage 4 CS Accelerator

CSA in the summer - preparing to teach GCSE computer science track - face to faceCP282

Are you preparing to teach GCSE computer science? This track is perfect for those who've already delivered KS3 computing and are now looking to expand their subject knowledge to GCSE level.

Southampton 24 August 10:00—26 August 2021

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Algorithms Computer networks Computer systems Data & information Programming Safety & Security Computing Key stage 3 Key stage 4 CS Accelerator

CSA in the summer - teaching advanced GCSE computer science trackCP481

Familiar with the subject knowledge required for GCSE computer science? Joining this track will develop your understanding of how best to support students of all abilities.

Live remote training 12 July 09:30—21 July 2021

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Algorithms Data & information Impact of technology Programming Summer School Computing Key stage 3 Key stage 4 CS Accelerator

CSA in the summer - teaching advanced GCSE computer science track - Face to FaceCP281

Familiar with the subject knowledge required for GCSE computer science? Joining this track will develop your understanding of how best to support students of all abilities.

York 3 August 09:30—5 August 2021
High Wycombe 23 August 09:30—24 August 2021

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Algorithms Data & information Impact of technology Programming Summer School Computing Key stage 3 Key stage 4 CS Accelerator

CSA in the summer: new to computing track – Face to FaceCP280

New to computing? This track of CPD will introduce you to the computer science knowledge required up to GCSE level.

Southampton 27 July 10:00—29 July 2021
York 24 August 09:30—26 August 2021

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Algorithms Computer networks Computer systems Data & information Programming Safety & Security Summer School Computing Key stage 3 Key stage 4 CS Accelerator

Design and Prototype Embedded Computer SystemsCO218

Discover embedded system design and work your way through the product design lifecycle.

Online course 2 August—23 August 2021

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Computing Key stage 3 Key stage 4 CS Accelerator

Diagnostic assessment for GCSE computer scienceCP412

Learn how to use quality-assured, free subject knowledge tests for diagnostic assessment of students of computer science GCSE.

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Leadership Key stage 3 Key stage 4

Encouraging girls into GCSE computer science - remoteCP440

Explore the big picture with the current Gender imbalance in GSCE computer science between girls and boys. Be part of discussions around reasons for this gap, including, lack of role models, unconscious bias, and a non-inclusive curriculum amongst others. Consider different strategies inside and outside of the classroom to support the narrowing of the gap before finally planning effective interventions in KS3 to improve the uptake in your own school.

Live remote training 22 June 15:30—22 June 2021
Live remote training 22 June 16:00—22 June 2021
Live remote training 29 June 16:00—29 June 2021
Live remote training 30 June 13:30—30 June 2021
Live remote training 30 June 13:30—30 June 2021
Live remote training 5 July 17:00—5 July 2021
Live remote training 7 July 17:00—7 July 2021
Live remote training 9 July 11:00—9 July 2021
Live remote training 19 July 17:00—19 July 2021
Live remote training 20 July 09:00—20 July 2021
Live remote training 27 July 16:00—27 July 2021

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Leadership Computing Key stage 3 Key stage 4

Enriching secondary computing with STEM Ambassadors in your regionCP446

Bring computing careers into the classroom with STEM Ambassadors - volunteers from the world of work.

Live remote training 22 June 16:00—22 June 2021
Live remote training 24 June 16:00—24 June 2021
Live remote training 7 July 15:30—7 July 2021
Live remote training 14 July 16:00—14 July 2021
Live remote training 15 September 16:00—15 September 2021

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Impact of technology Careers Key stage 3 Key stage 4

Fundamentals of computer networks - face to faceCP222

Learn how computers of all shapes and sizes are connected physically, or wireless, and how this arrangement affects how data is shared

Swindon 13 July 09:00—13 July 2021

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Computer networks Computing Key stage 3 Key stage 4 CS Accelerator

Fundamentals of computer networks - remoteCP422

Learn how computers of all shapes and sizes are connected physically, or wirelessly, and how this arrangement affects how data is shared.

Live remote training 22 June 09:30—22 June 2021
Live remote training 5 July 16:00—15 July 2021
Live remote training 5 July 17:00—15 July 2021
Live remote training 14 July 09:00—14 July 2021
Live remote training 19 July 12:00—23 July 2021
Live remote training 27 July 09:30—27 July 2021
Live remote training 27 July 16:00—29 July 2021

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Computer networks Computing Key stage 4 CS Accelerator

GCSE Computer Science - developing outstanding teaching - face to faceCP205

This course helps teachers of GCSE to develop their classroom practice and deliver outstanding teaching of GCSE computer science

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Cross curricular Impact of technology Programming Computing Key stage 4 Secondary

Get Started Teaching Computing in Primary Schools: Preparing to teach 5 - 11 year oldsCO040

Improve your subject knowledge and develop inclusive lessons to teach computing to primary school pupils (aged 5 to 11 years old).

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Key stage 1 Key stage 2 Primary

Higher attainment in computer science - meeting the challenges of the exams - remoteCP439

Explore how to improve attainment in Computer Science, look at how students should tackle exam questions and use key resources such as moderator reports, how retrieval and interleaving can be used and mapping progression from KS3 to KS4.

Live remote training 30 June 09:00—30 June 2021
Live remote training 30 June 14:00—8 July 2021
Live remote training 7 July 00:00—7 July 2021
Live remote training 16 July 09:15—16 July 2021
Live remote training 22 July 09:00—28 July 2021
Live remote training 26 July 09:30—26 July 2021

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Leadership Algorithms Computer systems Programming Computing Key stage 4 CS Accelerator

Higher attainment in GCSE computer science - meeting the challenge of exams - face to faceCP239

Explore how to improve attainment in GCSE Computer Science, look at how students should tackle exam questions and use key resources such as moderator reports, how retrieval and interleaving can be used and mapping progression from KS3 to KS4.

York 9 July 09:15—9 July 2021

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Leadership Programming Computing Key stage 4 CS Accelerator

How Computers Work: Demystifying ComputationCO206

Explore the fundamentals of computing - computer architecture, binary logic, data processing, circuits, and more.

Online course 5 July—2 August 2021

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Computing Mathematics Key stage 3 Key stage 4 CS Accelerator

Impact of Technology: How To Lead Classroom DiscussionsCO215

You will explore the ethical, legal, cultural, and environmental concerns surrounding computer science

Online course 2 August—23 August 2021

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Cross curricular Leadership Impact of technology Computing Key stage 3 Key stage 4 CS Accelerator Secondary

Improving Computing Classroom Practice Through Action ResearchCO030

Apply action research to your teaching and become a more reflective practitioner

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Key stage 1 Key stage 2 Key stage 3 Key stage 4 Primary Secondary

Introduction to algorithms, programming and data for D&T teachers - face to faceCP229

Learn how to use programming techniques using VEX, Crumble or Micro:bits. Create simple block-based computer programs, discover how to create algorithms and how computers use data.

St Albans 1 July 12:00—2 July 2021
York 10 August 09:15—11 August 2021

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Practical work Algorithms Data & information Programming Computing Design and technology Key stage 3 Key stage 4 CS Accelerator

Introduction to algorithms, programming and data for D&T teachers - remoteCP429

Learn how to use programming techniques using VEX, Crumble or Micro:bits. Create simple block-based computer programs, discover how to create algorithms and how computers use data.

Live remote training 5 July 14:00—8 July 2021
Live remote training 6 July 09:00—14 July 2021
Live remote training 6 September 13:00—30 September 2021

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Practical work Algorithms Data & information Programming Computing Design and technology Key stage 3 Key stage 4 CS Accelerator

Introduction to Cybersecurity for TeachersCO216

Teachers will be introduced to the core ideas of cybersecurity that should be taught in the classroom

Online course 5 July—26 July 2021

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Computer networks Computer systems Data & information Safety & Security Computing Key stage 3 Key stage 4 CS Accelerator

Introduction to databases and SQLCO225

On this course from the Raspberry Pi Foundation you’ll learn what databases are and why we use them, exploring how to use SQL to search and manipulate the data.

Online course 5 July—30 August 2021

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Data & information Key stage 4 CS Accelerator

Introduction to Encryption and CryptographyCO220

Discover the history of encryption and learn how it's used in the modern world

Online course 7 June—21 July 2021

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Computer networks Data & information Computing Key stage 3 Key stage 4 CS Accelerator

Introduction to primary computing - face to faceCP004

Computing in primary schools is a practical, creative and knowledge-rich subject. This course provides teachers with the knowledge and confidence to get started on the journey to outstanding computing in your school, whether you’re a subject coordinator or another interested teacher.

Milton Keynes 7 July 09:30—7 July 2021
Norwich 24 August 09:00—24 August 2021
Newbury 1 September 10:30—1 September 2021
Newbury 1 September 10:30—1 September 2021
Barnsley 6 October 09:00—6 October 2021
Chafford Hundred 19 October 09:00—19 October 2021
York 4 January 09:15—4 January 2022

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Algorithms Computer networks Computer systems Data & information Impact of technology Programming Safety & Security Computing Key stage 1 Key stage 2 Primary

Introduction to primary computing - remoteCP454

For primary computing teachers who are new to the subject or its leadership. This CPD covers the whole computing curriculum at an introductory level, including programming essentials using Scratch.

Live remote training 23 June 09:00—23 June 2021
Live remote training 23 June 14:30—14 July 2021
Live remote training 28 June 12:00—2 July 2021
Live remote training 1 July 13:30—7 July 2021
Live remote training 2 July 14:00—16 July 2021
Live remote training 5 July 14:00—19 July 2021
Live remote training 15 July 09:30—15 July 2021
Live remote training 21 July 14:00—28 July 2021
Live remote training 27 July 09:00—27 July 2021
Live remote training 19 August 09:00—19 August 2021
Live remote training 4 October 09:30—4 October 2021

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Algorithms Computer networks Computer systems Data & information Impact of technology Programming Safety & Security Computing Key stage 1 Key stage 2 Primary

Introduction to Web DevelopmentCO221

Discover web development and learn to build your own interactive websites using HTML, CSS, and JavaScript.

Online course 5 July—26 July 2021

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Programming Key stage 3 Key stage 4 CS Accelerator

Key stage 3 computing for the non specialist teacher - remoteCP445

For Key Stage 3 computing teachers who are new or existing to the subject. This CPD covers the key subject knowledge topics required to teach the computing Key Stage 3 programme of study.

Live remote training 1 July 09:00—1 July 2021
Live remote training 6 July 14:00—8 July 2021
Live remote training 14 July 10:00—14 July 2021
Live remote training 19 July 09:00—19 July 2021
Live remote training 26 July 09:30—26 July 2021
Live remote training 5 October 16:00—14 October 2021

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Algorithms Computer networks Computer systems Data & information Programming Safety & Security Computing Key stage 3

KS3 computing (module 1): Creative curriculum design principlesCP247

Start to design a computing curriculum that supports deep learning by all students throughout KS3.

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Leadership Key stage 3 Secondary

KS3 computing (module 1): Creative curriculum design principles (remote)CP435

Get a solid grounding in curriculum design, leading to the implementation of an outstanding KS3 computing curriculum with impact in the classroom.

Live remote training 7 July 13:30—14 July 2021
Live remote training 12 July 17:00—19 July 2021

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Leadership Secondary

KS3 computing (module 2): Creative curriculum content, sequencing and pedagogyCP248

Develop a knowledge-based curriculum for excellent in KS3, supported by the most effective teaching approaches.

Reading 6 July 10:30—6 July 2021

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Leadership Key stage 3 Secondary

KS3 computing (module 3): Creative curriculum enrichment and inclusionCP249

Put computational thinking at the heart of an inclusive and equitable curriculum, and broaden the appeal of computing.

Reading 13 July 10:30—13 July 2021

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Leadership Key stage 3 Secondary

KS3 computing for the non-specialist teacher - face to faceCP215

For Key Stage 3 computing teachers who are new or existing to the subject. This CPD covers the key subject knowledge topics required to teach the computing Key Stage 3 programme of study.

Gravesend 24 June 09:00—24 June 2021

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Algorithms Computer systems Data & information Programming Computing Key stage 3

KS4 computing for all - face to faceCP207

This action-oriented professional development course explores the options available to computing teachers in different school contexts

York 1 July 09:15—1 July 2021
Reading 8 July 10:00—8 July 2021

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Cross curricular Leadership Impact of technology Safety & Security Computing Key stage 4 Secondary

Leading primary computing - face to faceCP008

Essential knowledge for primary computing subject leaders, helping you get the most from every teacher and every child.

York 8 July 09:00—15 July 2021
Widnes 13 July 09:30—14 July 2021
Barnsley 5 October 09:00—19 October 2021
Westcliff-on-Sea 5 October 09:00—6 October 2021

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Leadership Computing Key stage 1 Key stage 2 Primary

Leading primary computing - remoteCP456

Lead computing in your school with confidence, making the most of the resources and teaching staff available.

Live remote training 22 June 09:00—2 July 2021
Live remote training 22 June 09:00—28 June 2021
Live remote training 22 June 09:00—29 June 2021
Live remote training 23 June 09:00—12 July 2021
Live remote training 23 June 09:00—7 July 2021
Live remote training 24 June 14:25—8 July 2021
Live remote training 28 June 09:30—30 June 2021
Live remote training 1 July 09:00—15 July 2021
Live remote training 5 July 13:00—12 July 2021
Live remote training 8 July 09:00—15 July 2021
Live remote training 12 July 09:30—19 July 2021
Live remote training 19 July 14:00—27 July 2021
Live remote training 27 July 09:00—29 July 2021
Live remote training 24 September 09:30—1 October 2021

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Leadership Key stage 1 Key stage 2 Primary

Maths in computer science - face to faceCP234

Mathematics is firmly embedded at the core of computer science, during this course you’ll explore the foundational topics at the heart of mathematics and computer science.

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Algorithms Computer systems Data & information Computing Key stage 3 Key stage 4 CS Accelerator

Maths in computer science - remoteCP434

Mathematics is firmly embedded at the core of computer science, during this course you’ll explore the foundational topics at the heart of mathematics and computer science.

Live remote training 25 June 09:00—25 June 2021
Live remote training 5 July 09:00—14 July 2021
Live remote training 13 July 14:15—21 July 2021
Live remote training 19 July 09:00—19 July 2021

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Algorithms Computer systems Data & information Computing Key stage 3 Key stage 4 CS Accelerator

Networking with Python: Socket Programming for CommunicationCO223

You’ll explore the principles that industry professionals use when programming for networks, and learn how sockets are used to abstract the complexities of the internet.

Online course 7 June—28 July 2021

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Computer networks Programming CS Accelerator

New subject leaders of secondary computing - face to faceCP211

For new subject leaders of computing, or those looking to progress their career through curriculum leadership.

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Leadership Computing Key stage 3 Key stage 4 Secondary

New subject leaders of secondary computing -remoteCP411

Develop the leadership skills and management practices to confidently coordinate an effective computing department.

Live remote training 22 June 09:00—22 June 2021
Live remote training 29 June 14:00—9 July 2021
Live remote training 5 July 17:30—21 July 2021
Live remote training 13 July 09:00—14 July 2021
Live remote training 22 July 09:30—23 July 2021

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Leadership Key stage 4 Secondary

New to computing pathway for business teachers - face to faceCP270

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Algorithms Computer networks Computer systems Data & information Computing Key stage 3 Key stage 4 CS Accelerator

New to computing pathway for Business teachers - remoteCP470

For Business teachers who are new to computing and looking to develop their subject knowledge, this learning pathway will give you a comprehensive introduction to the entire computer science curriculum up to GCSE level.

Live remote training 7 July 09:00—8 July 2021

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Algorithms Computer networks Computer systems Data & information Programming Key stage 3 Key stage 4 CS Accelerator

New to computing pathway for English teachers - face to faceCP275

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Key stage 3 Key stage 4 CS Accelerator

New to computing pathway for English teachers - remoteCP475

For English teachers who are new to computing and looking to develop their subject knowledge, this learning pathway will give you a comprehensive introduction to the entire computer science curriculum up to GCSE level.

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Algorithms Computer networks Computer systems Data & information Programming Computing Key stage 3 Key stage 4 CS Accelerator

New to computing pathway for humanities and PSHE teachers - face to faceCP272

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Algorithms Computer networks Computer systems Data & information Computing Key stage 3 Key stage 4 CS Accelerator

New to computing pathway for humanities and PSHE teachers - remoteCP472

For Humanities and PSHE teachers who are new to computing and looking to develop their subject knowledge, this learning pathway will give you a comprehensive introduction to the entire computer science curriculum up to GCSE level.

Live remote training 9 September 16:00—17 September 2021

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Algorithms Computer networks Computer systems Data & information Programming Computing Key stage 3 Key stage 4 CS Accelerator

New to computing pathway for Maths teachers - face to faceCP277

For Maths teachers who are new to computing and looking to develop their subject knowledge, this learning pathway will give you a comprehensive introduction to the entire computer science curriculum up to GCSE level.

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Algorithms Computer networks Computer systems Data & information Computing Key stage 3 Key stage 4 CS Accelerator

New to computing pathway for Maths teachers - remoteCP477

For Maths teachers who are new to computing and looking to develop their subject knowledge, this learning pathway will give you a comprehensive introduction to the entire computer science curriculum up to GCSE level.

Live remote training 29 June 16:00—15 July 2021
Live remote training 7 September 16:00—19 October 2021

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Algorithms Computer networks Computer systems Data & information Programming Computing Key stage 3 Key stage 4 CS Accelerator

New to computing pathway for modern foreign language teachers - face to faceCP274

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Algorithms Computer networks Computer systems Data & information Computing Key stage 3 Key stage 4 CS Accelerator

New to computing pathway for modern foreign language teachers - remoteCP474

For Modern Foreign Language teachers who are new to computing and looking to develop their subject knowledge, this learning pathway will give you a comprehensive introduction to the entire computer science curriculum up to GCSE level.

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Algorithms Computer networks Computer systems Data & information Programming Computing Key stage 3 Key stage 4 CS Accelerator

New to computing pathway for music, art and media teachers - face to faceCP273

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Algorithms Computer networks Computer systems Data & information Computing Key stage 3 Key stage 4 CS Accelerator

New to computing pathway for music, art and media teachers - remoteCP473

For Music, Art and Media teachers who are new to computing and looking to develop their subject knowledge, this learning pathway will give you a comprehensive introduction to the entire computer science curriculum up to GCSE level.

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Algorithms Computer networks Computer systems Data & information Programming Computing Key stage 3 Key stage 4 CS Accelerator

New to computing pathway for PE teachers - face to faceCP271

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Algorithms Computer networks Computer systems Data & information Computing Key stage 3 Key stage 4 CS Accelerator

New to computing pathway for PE teachers - remoteCP471

For PE teachers who are new to computing and looking to develop their subject knowledge, this learning pathway will give you a comprehensive introduction to the entire computer science curriculum up to GCSE level.

Live remote training 14 July 10:00—15 July 2021
Live remote training 8 September 15:40—13 October 2021

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Algorithms Computer networks Computer systems Data & information Programming Computing Key stage 3 Key stage 4 CS Accelerator

New to computing pathway for science teachers - face to faceCP276

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Algorithms Computer networks Computer systems Data & information Computing Key stage 3 Key stage 4 CS Accelerator

New to computing pathway for Science teachers - remoteCP476

For Science teachers who are new to computing and looking to develop their subject knowledge, this learning pathway will give you a comprehensive introduction to the entire computer science curriculum up to GCSE level.

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Algorithms Computer networks Computer systems Programming Computing Key stage 3 Key stage 4 CS Accelerator

Object-oriented Programming in Python: Create Your Own Adventure GameCO210

Learn object-oriented programming principles by creating your own text-based adventure game in Python.

Online course 5 July—2 August 2021

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Programming Computing Key stage 3 Key stage 4 CS Accelerator

Outstanding primary computing for all - face to faceCP005

Computing is for every child, and the school curriculum must allow for all children to succeed. Computing subject leaders can make inclusive, effective curriculum implementation happen, leading to success for all.

London 2 July 09:00—2 July 2021

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Leadership Computing Key stage 1 Key stage 2 Primary

Physical computing kit - KS2 CrumbleCP252

Explore physical computing using the Crumble device and how the Teach Computing Curriculum can be used to engage students.

Saffron Walden 22 June 15:30—22 June 2021

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Practical work Algorithms Computer systems Programming Computing Key stage 2

Physical computing kit - KS3 micro:bitCP253

Explore physical computing using the micro:bit device and how the Teach Computing Curriculum can be used to engage students.

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Practical work Algorithms Computer systems Programming Computing Key stage 3

Physical computing kit - KS4 Raspberry Pi PicoCP254

Explore physical computing using the Raspberry Pi Pico device and how the Teach Computing Curriculum can be used to engage students.

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Practical work Algorithms Computer systems Programming Computing Key stage 4

Primary programming and algorithms - face to faceCP003

Discover engaging and effective ways to help children use computational thinking.

Sandhurst 29 June 09:00—29 June 2021
Melksham 7 July 09:00—7 July 2021
Woking 11 August 09:00—11 August 2021
Petersfield 3 September 14:00—1 November 2021
Petersfield 3 September 14:00—3 September 2021
Waterlooville 14 September 14:15—9 November 2021
Grantham 28 September 09:30—28 September 2021
Lincoln 4 October 09:30—4 October 2021
Reading 7 October 09:30—7 October 2021
Fareham 8 October 10:30—8 October 2021
Barnsley 9 March 09:00—9 March 2022

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Algorithms Programming Computing Key stage 1 Key stage 2 Primary

Primary programming and algorithms - remoteCP455

Learn essential subject knowledge to become a skilled teacher of primary computing. Be prepared to teach algorithms and programming to all ages of children, helping them develop their understanding through effective pedagogy.

Live remote training 25 June 09:00—25 June 2021
Live remote training 28 June 09:30—28 June 2021
Live remote training 29 June 14:00—13 July 2021
Live remote training 1 July 14:00—8 July 2021
Live remote training 2 July 09:30—2 July 2021
Live remote training 5 July 14:00—8 July 2021
6 July 14:00—21 July 2021
Live remote training 12 July 00:00—15 July 2021
Live remote training 13 July 09:00—13 July 2021
Live remote training 14 July 00:00—22 July 2021
Live remote training 16 July 09:00—16 July 2021
Live remote training 20 July 09:00—20 July 2021
Live remote training 30 July 09:00—30 July 2021
Live remote training 23 August 09:00—27 August 2021
Live remote training 1 September 10:00—1 September 2021

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Algorithms Programming Computing Key stage 1 Key stage 2 Primary

Programming 101: An Introduction to Python for EducatorsCO207

Explore the basics of Python. Guided by the Raspberry Pi Foundation, you’ll learn to code your first program

Online course 2 August—30 August 2021

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Programming Computing Key stage 3 Key stage 4 CS Accelerator Primary

Programming 102: Think like a Computer ScientistCO208

Take your Python skills further. Guided by the Raspberry Pi Foundation, you’ll explore algorithms and list structures.

Online course 7 June—5 July 2021

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Algorithms Programming Computing Key stage 3 Key stage 4 CS Accelerator

Programming 103: Saving and Structuring DataCO219

Learn how to save and structure data in external files, and import files back into your Python programs. Supported by Google.

Online course 5 July—26 July 2021

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Data & information Programming Key stage 3 Key stage 4 CS Accelerator

Programming Pedagogy in Primary Schools: Developing Computing TeachingCO020

Investigate a range of pedagogical approaches for teaching programming to primary pupils

Online course 4 May—29 June 2021
Online course 2 August—23 August 2021

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Programming Computing Key stage 1 Key stage 2 Primary

Programming Pedagogy in Secondary Schools: Inspiring Computing TeachingCO222

Examine a range of pedagogical approaches suitable for teaching computing in Key Stage 3

Online course 7 June—28 July 2021

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Programming Computing Key stage 3 Key stage 4 Secondary

Programming with GUIsCO217

Discover how to build your own Graphical User Interface (GUI) with Python and guizero.

Online course 2 August—23 August 2021

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Computing Key stage 4 CS Accelerator

Python programming constructs: sequencing, selection & iteration - remoteCP423

Learn how to write code to input, process and output data, and how to manipulate data stored in variables. Using the building blocks of sequence, selection and iteration you’ll begin to understand how programs are constructed to perform a multitude of simple and more complex tasks.

Live remote training 22 June 13:30—30 June 2021
Live remote training 22 June 13:30—30 June 2021
Live remote training 23 June 09:00—23 June 2021
Live remote training 24 June 14:30—1 July 2021
Live remote training 24 June 15:05—1 July 2021
Live remote training 24 June 16:00—24 June 2121
Live remote training 25 June 08:30—25 June 2021
Live remote training 28 June 10:00—28 June 2021
Live remote training 28 June 16:00—6 July 2021
Crewe 5 July 10:15—5 July 2021
Live remote training 5 July 13:00—9 July 2021
Live remote training 9 July 14:15—15 July 2021
Live remote training 12 July 09:00—12 July 2021
Live remote training 19 July 09:00—19 July 2021
Live remote training 28 July 09:30—4 August 2021

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Programming Computing Key stage 4 CS Accelerator

Python programming constructs: sequencing, selection and iteration - face to faceCP223

Develop your foundational knowledge around the Python language.

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Programming Computing Key stage 3 Key stage 4 CS Accelerator

Python programming: advanced subject knowledge, implementation and testing - face to faceCP243

Develop your Python programming skills by exploring advanced programming techniques then implementing and testing these in a working solution.

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Programming Computing Key stage 4 CS Accelerator

Python programming: advanced subject knowledge, implementation and testing - remoteCP463

Develop your Python programming skills by exploring advanced programming techniques then implementing and testing these in a working solution.

Live remote training 22 June 13:30—30 June 2021
Live remote training 28 June 14:30—29 June 2021
Live remote training 7 July 09:00—7 July 2021
Live remote training 7 July 10:00—7 July 2021
Live remote training 8 July 09:30—8 July 2021
Live remote training 12 July 14:00—19 July 2021
Live remote training 20 July 09:30—20 July 2021
Live remote training 28 July 10:00—28 July 2021

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Programming Computing Key stage 4 CS Accelerator

Python programming: analysis, design and evaluation - face to faceCP244

Develop your Python programming skills by exploring the analysis, design and evaluation stages of the software development life cycle.

Steyning 25 June 09:00—25 June 2021

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Algorithms Programming Computing Key stage 4 CS Accelerator

Python programming: analysis, design and evaluation - remoteCP464

Develop your Python programming skills by exploring the analysis, design and evaluation stages of the software development life cycle.

Live remote training 28 June 16:00—5 July 2021
Live remote training 5 July 16:30—9 July 2021
Live remote training 14 July 16:00—19 July 2021
Live remote training 15 July 14:00—29 July 2021
Live remote training 26 July 14:00—30 July 2021

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Algorithms Programming Computing Key stage 4 CS Accelerator

Python programming: working with data - face to faceCP233

In this course you’ll learn about data types, and how data structures are manipulated in Python programs.

Maisemore 9 July 09:00—9 July 2021

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Programming Computing Key stage 3 Key stage 4 CS Accelerator

Python programming: working with data - remoteCP433

In this course you’ll learn about data types, and how data structures are manipulated in Python programs.

Live remote training 28 June 16:00—12 July 2021
Live remote training 6 July 09:00—6 July 2021
Live remote training 12 July 10:00—12 July 2021
Live remote training 27 July 09:00—27 July 2021
Live remote training 28 July 10:00—28 July 2021
Live remote training 1 December 13:00—2 December 2021

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Programming Computing Key stage 4 CS Accelerator

Representing algorithms using flowcharts and pseudocode - face to faceCP220

Improve your knowledge of algorithms to the level appropriate for GCSE teaching. Become confident in using the key building blocks of sequence, selection and iteration, and learn to apply algorithmic thinking

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Algorithms Computing Key stage 3 Key stage 4 CS Accelerator

Representing algorithms using flowcharts and pseudocode - remoteCP420

Improve your knowledge of algorithms to the level appropriate for GCSE teaching. Become confident in using the key building blocks of sequence, selection and iteration, and learn to apply algorithmic thinking.

Live remote training 7 July 09:00—7 July 2021
Live remote training 14 July 09:00—14 July 2021
Live remote training 21 July 10:00—21 July 2021
Live remote training 30 July 09:00—30 July 2021

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Algorithms Computing Key stage 4 CS Accelerator

Representing Data with Images and Sound: Bringing Data to LifeCO209

Learn how data is represented through media; audio, visual and text.

Online course 7 June—28 July 2021

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Data & information Programming Computing Key stage 3 Key stage 4 CS Accelerator

Robotics With Raspberry Pi: Build and Program Your First Robot BuggyCO224

Examine the wider context of modern robotics and build a robot buggy controlled by a Raspberry Pi

Online course 5 July—26 July 2021

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Programming CS Accelerator

Scratch to Python: Moving from Block- to Text-based ProgrammingCO211

Learn how to apply the thinking and programming skills you've learnt in Scratch

Online course 4 May—29 June 2021
Online course 2 August—30 August 2021

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Programming Computing Key stage 3 Secondary

An understanding of algorithms is fundamental to success in GCSE computer science this course will teach you how algorithms manipulate data to achieve desired aims.

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Algorithms Computing Key stage 3 Key stage 4 CS Accelerator

An understanding of algorithms is fundamental to success in GCSE computer science this course will teach you how algorithms manipulate data to achieve desired aims.

Live remote training 1 July 09:30—1 July 2021
Live remote training 5 July 17:00—12 July 2021
Live remote training 13 July 09:00—13 July 2021
Live remote training 19 July 10:00—19 July 2021
Live remote training 27 July 09:30—31 July 2021

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Algorithms Computing Key stage 4 CS Accelerator

Solving computational problems in KS3 computingCP436

Build the capability of students to solve problems in computing, and be ready for GCSE Computer Science

Live remote training 6 July 09:30—6 July 2021
Live remote training 13 July 09:00—13 July 2021

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Algorithms Data & information Programming Key stage 3 Secondary

Teach Computing in Schools: Creating a Curriculum for Ages 11 to 16CO230

Create an inspiring and engaging computing curriculum for secondary school students, using freely available resources.

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Key stage 3 Key stage 4 Secondary

Teaching and leading key stage 1 computing - face to faceCP001

Develop your confidence to teach the whole key stage 1 computing curriculum successfully.

Winchester 14 October 09:30—4 November 2021
Barnsley 8 June 09:00—22 June 2022

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Leadership Algorithms Computer networks Computer systems Data & information Impact of technology Programming Safety & Security Computing Key stage 1 Primary

Teaching and leading key stage 1 computing - module 1 - remoteCP450

This course is designed to give you confidence in teaching the key stage 1 computing curriculum, including foundational knowledge of computer science; the applications of information technology and the implications for digital literacy in the modern world.

Live remote training 1 July 14:00—15 July 2021
Live remote training 5 July 16:00—15 July 2021
Live remote training 12 July 14:00—14 July 2021
Live remote training 27 July 10:30—29 July 2021

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Leadership Algorithms Computer systems Data & information Programming Computing Key stage 1 Primary

Teaching and leading key stage 1 computing - module 2 - remoteCP451

The second module of this course covers digital literacy and information technology, covering the whole computing curriculum. Find out how to use software creatively, safely and responsibly for inspiring projects, and plan a rigorous and inclusive curriculum .

Live remote training 22 June 14:00—29 June 2021
Live remote training 29 June 14:00—2 July 2021
Live remote training 7 July 12:30—7 July 2021
Live remote training 13 July 13:00—13 July 2021
Live remote training 19 July 09:30—19 July 2021
Live remote training 26 July 09:30—26 July 2021
Live remote training 27 July 14:30—28 July 2021
Live remote training 1 October 09:00—1 October 2021

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Leadership Computer networks Impact of technology Safety & Security Computing Key stage 1 Primary

Teaching and leading key stage 2 computing - face to faceCP002

Broaden your understanding of computer systems, networks and the internet to teach key stage 2 computing.

Newbury 7 July 10:00—8 July 2021
Newbury 15 October 09:30—8 November 2021
Barnsley 9 June 09:00—23 June 2022

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Cross curricular Leadership Computer networks Computer systems Data & information Impact of technology Safety & Security Computing Key stage 2 Primary

Teaching and leading key stage 2 computing - module 1 - remoteCP452

This course aims to deepen understanding of computer science, information technology and digital literacy.

Live remote training 22 June 09:30—22 June 2021
Live remote training 23 June 09:00—23 June 2021
Live remote training 1 July 09:00—1 July 2021
Live remote training 2 July 08:40—16 July 2021
Live remote training 2 July 09:00—2 July 2021
Live remote training 13 July 08:30—13 July 2021
Live remote training 13 July 09:30—13 July 2021
Live remote training 19 July 09:00—19 July 2021
Live remote training 28 July 09:00—28 July 2021

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Leadership Computer networks Computer systems Impact of technology Safety & Security Computing Key stage 2 Primary

Teaching and leading key stage 2 computing - module 2 - remoteCP453

Skilfully combining a wide range of software applications and multimedia such as video, images and sound, you will be better able to support children in creative and engaging project work across the whole primary curriculum.

Live remote training 23 June 09:30—23 June 2021
Live remote training 28 June 14:00—1 July 2021
Live remote training 2 July 09:00—2 July 2021
Live remote training 5 July 10:00—5 July 2021
Live remote training 6 July 14:00—9 July 2021
Live remote training 12 July 16:00—19 July 2021
Live remote training 16 July 09:00—16 July 2021
Live remote training 20 July 09:00—20 July 2021
Live remote training 26 July 09:30—26 July 2021
Live remote training 6 October 09:00—6 October 2021
Live remote training 14 October 09:00—14 October 2021

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Cross curricular Leadership Data & information Impact of technology Computing Key stage 2 Primary

Teaching Computing Systems and Networks to 5- to 11-year-oldsCO042

Online course 5 July—12 September 2021

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Key stage 1 Key stage 2 Primary

Teaching GCSE computer science developing knowledge and understanding - face to faceCP241

During this CPD you'll explore effective teaching strategies to build student knowledge for long-term recall, leading to confidence in assessments.

Milton Keynes 13 July 09:30—13 July 2021

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Key stage 4 Secondary

Teaching GCSE computer science pedagogy for programming - face to faceCP242

Building on your prior subject knowledge of programming, this CPD helps teachers to teach others how to become effective programmers.

Milton Keynes 22 June 09:30—22 June 2021

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Programming Key stage 4 Secondary

Teaching GCSE computer science: improving student engagement - face to faceCP240

Improve student engagement in your GCSE computer science lessons by developing your classroom pedagogy.

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Impact of technology Key stage 4 Secondary

Teaching GCSE computer science: improving student engagement - remoteCP447

Improve student engagement in your GCSE computer science lessons by developing your classroom pedagogy.

Live remote training 23 June 13:30—30 June 2021
Live remote training 28 June 15:00—8 July 2021
Live remote training 6 July 09:00—6 July 2021
Live remote training 12 July 08:45—12 July 2021
Live remote training 20 July 17:00—21 July 2021
Live remote training 26 July 09:30—26 July 2021

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Impact of technology Key stage 4 Secondary

Teaching Physical Computing with Raspberry Pi and PythonCO205

Create simple systems that respond to and control the physical world using the Raspberry Pi and Python

Online course 7 June—5 July 2021

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Computing Key stage 3 Key stage 4 CS Accelerator Secondary

Teaching Programming to 5 - 11 year oldsCO041

Build your subject knowledge and develop your skills in teaching programming

Online course 19 April—27 June 2021

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Key stage 1 Key stage 2 Primary

The internet and cyber security - remoteCP432

Build on knowledge of local computer networks to cover the globally connected systems forming the internet.

Live remote training 22 June 09:00—22 June 2021
Live remote training 1 July 14:00—8 July 2021
Live remote training 2 July 09:00—2 July 2021
Live remote training 6 July 16:00—13 July 2021
Live remote training 12 July 10:00—12 July 2021
Live remote training 12 July 17:00—16 July 2021
Crewe 14 July 10:15—14 July 2021
Live remote training 19 July 14:00—26 July 2021
Live remote training 29 July 16:00—2 August 2021

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Computer networks Safety & Security Computing Key stage 4 CS Accelerator

The internet and cyber-security - face to faceCP232

Build on knowledge of local computer networks to cover the globally connected systems forming the internet.

Maisemore 1 July 09:00—1 July 2021
York 14 July 09:15—14 July 2021

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Computer networks Safety & Security Computing Key stage 3 Key stage 4 CS Accelerator

Understanding Computer SystemsCO212

Understand how the components of a computer system interact with each other on this online course for computing teachers.

Online course 2 August—23 August 2021

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Computer systems Computing Key stage 3 Key stage 4 CS Accelerator

Understanding Maths and Logic in Computer ScienceCO213

Improve your understanding and ability to teach maths and logic in computing while building elements of an escape room.

Online course 2 August—23 August 2021

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Computing Key stage 3 Key stage 4 CS Accelerator