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.
Create some simple block-based computer programs and discover how to implement them in the text based language Python.
Tags for this course:Algorithms Data & information Programming Key stage 4 CS Accelerator
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 Key stage 4 CS Accelerator
For secondary teachers who are new or existing to the subject. This CPD covers generic behavior for learning strategies, including managing own behaviours, rules routines, recognition reward and interventions and links them it back to their use in a computing environment.
Tags for this course:Leadership Key stage 3 Key stage 4
For computer science teachers who are new or existing to the subject. This CPD covers the foundation subject knowledge required to teach the computing programme of study.
Tags for this course:Algorithms Computer systems Data & information Programming Key stage 3 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 Key stage 4 CS Accelerator
This short course will support the needs of schools in ensuring that they keep children safe whilst teaching computing and using technology to access the full primary curriculum.
Tags for this course:Key stage 1 Key stage 2
Explore physical computing using the Crumble device and how the Teach Computing Curriculum can be used to engage students.
Tags for this course:Practical work Algorithms Computer systems Programming Pedagogy Physical computing Key stage 2
Find out what to expect from an Ofsted visit to your school and how you can prepare for it as a computing subject lead.
Tags for this course:Pedagogy Key stage 1 Key stage 2
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.