Teacher training routes

Whether you want your training to be led by a school or a university, there’s a training course available to suit you, and you could get a tax-free bursary of £25k. You can use this section to explore the different types of teacher training. The course you choose will depend on your subject, qualifications, experience, and where you want to train. Visit our eligibility page if you want to know more about the basic requirements for becoming a teacher.

Training options

All teacher training courses will include time spent training in at least two schools and lead to qualified teacher status (QTS), so you’ll get the necessary support and training you need to succeed in the classroom. 

There are also a number of specialist training routes available depending on your subject, qualifications and previous experience. 

Upcoming events

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Train to Teach Liverpool John Moores University

01 April 2017 10:00

This event in Liverpool will give you the chance to ask experts about your teacher training options and what it’s like to teach.

Liverpool

Train to Teach Manchester Metropolitan University

08 April 2017 10:00

This event in Manchester will give you the chance to ask experts about your teacher training options and what it’s like to teach.

Manchester

Train to Teach University of Brighton

09 May 2017 16:30

This event in Brighton will give you the chance to ask experts about your teacher training options and what it’s like to teach.

Brighton

Application workshop Exeter

28 March 2017 17:30

Whether you’re just getting started on your application, or are close to submitting it, you will find lots of help and support at our application workshops.

Exeter