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Please use the link above to apply for the Level 3 Award in Education and Training
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Please use the link above to apply for the Cert Ed/PGCE or BA Education and Professional Development

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Teacher Education with a Social Purpose Heart

Teacher Education at The Northern College offers the best of all worlds: gold-standard, internationally recognised teacher training qualifications, a thorough grounding in the nuts and bolts of teaching, learning and assessment - and a social purpose perspective which prepares you to be the sort of educator who can change the world. All encompassed by a blended learning offer which invites you into a thriving, thought-provoking Community of Praxis.

From short courses to a first class Honours degree and continuing professional development (CPD), TeachNorthern has it all.

Level 3 Award in Education and Training

The first step qualification which covers all the basics and more. Never boring, always enjoyable, this all-new PTLLS is a great place to start or refresh your teaching journey.
Level 3 Award FAQ
To apply click here

Cert Ed/PGCE (an Award of the University of Huddersfield)

The most exciting, challenging Cert Ed/PGCE out there, suitable for anyone wanting to teach young people or adults in a transformational way.
more info
To Apply click here (this is via The University of Huddersfield)

BA (Hons) Education and Professional Development (an Award of the University of Huddersfield)

As progression from the Cert Ed, this is an Honours degree in 21 months; no short-cut in any way but time and money, the BA (Hons) gets you to places academically that you need to go.
more info

The TeachDifferent CPD Programme

Different every year, TeachDifferent provides conferences, study days, online rhizomatic experiences, squashy chairs, great coffee and team-building events in the gorgeous surroundings of Northern College. Unsettle and deepen your thinking, along with other like-minded social purpose thinkers. What's not to like?

For details of any of these opportunities, to join our e-mailing list or to discuss bespoke learning tailored for your group or organisation, please email teachnorthern at northern dot ac dot uk

Northern College
Wentworth Castle
Stainborough Barnsley
South Yorkshire S75 3ET
tel : 01226 776000
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