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 London

14 October 2017 10:00

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

London

Train to Teach Cardiff

17 October 2017 16:30

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

Cardiff

Train to Teach University of Birmingham

25 October 2017 15:00

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

Birmingham

Train to Teach York

31 October 2017 16:30

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

York