Discover ... a path to educational excellence

Some of us are born to teach and some discover the joy of teaching through sharing their professional experiences. If you're already working in education and training, or are starting to think about entering this rewarding field, we have a fantastic range of courses to assist you.

Whether you're interested in lecturing or assessing at further education level in colleges, prisons and community venues; working in an early years setting; early primary or secondary teaching; becoming a commercial sector trainer; or teaching English in another country, we have a course that can set you on the right path.

We have a long, recognised history of delivering teaching and related qualifications, and have established excellent relationships with a network of local schools, universities and work-based learning providers. This means we can offer you some of the best courses in the industry.

Studying with us means that you'll benefit from our excellent eLearning facilities, which are reviewed and updated constantly. We also offer tailored training at employers' premises, a quality improvement service and lesson observations for individual organisations.

To make sure you start training at the right level, we also offer Access to Higher Education courses in a range of pathways.

Our highly qualified teachers are expert in a multitude of educational specialisms. Whatever your age or progression in your career so far, we can open up a range of pathways to you.

Progression potential

You could become… a Lecturer in Further Education, Teacher or Trainer in work-based learning, community education, public services or the voluntary sector, Assessor and Quality Assurance Practitioner, Commercial Sector Trainer, Mentor or Coach, Teaching Assistant (Early Years, Primary or Secondary), an English Teacher in other countries