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 Computing Key stage 4 CS Accelerator
A short course providing practical guidance on the assessment of key thinking skills in primary computing
Tags for this course:Leadership Key stage 1 Key stage 2
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.
Tags for this course:Leadership Computing Key stage 3 Key stage 4
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 certificate
Lead computing in your school with confidence, making the most of the resources and teaching staff available.
Tags for this course:Leadership Key stage 1 Key stage 2 Primary certificate
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 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 certificate
Build on knowledge of local computer networks to cover the globally connected systems forming the internet.