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.
We offer bursaries to teachers working in state-funded education in England.
Learn about the different components of computer hardware, including devices not instantly recognisable as computers.
Tags for this course:Computer networks Computer systems Safety & Security Computing Key stage 4 CS Accelerator
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.
Tags for this course:Leadership Algorithms Computer systems Programming Computing Key stage 4 CS Accelerator
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.
Tags for this course:Algorithms Computer networks Computer systems Data & information Impact of technology Programming Safety & Security Computing Key stage 1 Key stage 2 Primary
Essential knowledge for primary computing subject leaders, helping you get the most from every teacher and every child.
Tags for this course:Leadership Computing Key stage 1 Key stage 2 Primary
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.
Tags for this course:Algorithms Computer networks Computer systems Data & information Programming Computing Key stage 3 Key stage 4 CS Accelerator
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.
Tags for this course:Algorithms Programming Computing Key stage 1 Key stage 2 Primary
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.
Tags for this course:Programming Computing Key stage 4 CS Accelerator
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.
Tags for this course:Leadership Algorithms Computer systems Data & information Programming Computing Key stage 1 Primary
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 .
Tags for this course:Leadership Computer networks Impact of technology Safety & Security Computing Key stage 1 Primary
This course aims to deepen understanding of computer science, information technology and digital literacy.
Tags for this course:Leadership Computer networks Computer systems Impact of technology Safety & Security Computing Key stage 2 Primary
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.