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  • Upcoming Design and Technology Courses

    Visit our Learning Zone and search to book on any of the courses below using the course title or suggested keywords.

    Click here to view our upcoming Primary D&T courses.
    Click here to view our upcoming Secondary D&T courses.

  • Our latest Design and Technology training offers

    The training delivery model for individual courses is identified in the course titles on the Learning Zone as follows:

    Webinar – virtual training via Microsoft Teams
    Blended – courses that are a mixture of virtual and face to face training
    No categorisation – venue based training


    • Take a look at the Primary Design & Technology learning opportunities available to book:

      To search for a specific course, type the course title or keywords in the 'Find Learning' box.


      Spring Term 2023


      Being a Design and Technology Subject Lead in the Primary School 22-2331 January 2023

      Keyword Search: Technology Lead

      The course will give new and aspiring Design and Technology subject co-ordinators confidence in leading and managing their subject.

      Price: Sub £215 / SLA £145 / Full £258

       

      Exploring the Work of Other Designers in Primary Design and Technology – 7 February 2023

      Keyword Search: Design Exploring

      Participants will gain knowledge of how to meet the National Curriculum requirement that children at primary school learn about great artists, architects, craft makers and designers. 

      This training will be delivered over one day.

      Price: Sub £180 / SLA £145 / Full £216

       

      Level 1 Food Safety Training - Introductory Certificate 22-23 (Webinar) – 21 February 2023

      Keyword Search: Food Introductory

      The course will help you understand more about the importance of good food preparation. You’ll learn about training and cooking practices such as keeping yourself and your work area clean and hygienic, how food becomes contaminated and steps to reduce this. You will also learn how foodborne, pest and physical contamination pose serious health risks and the controls to reduce these risks.

      Price: Sub £160 / SLA £115 / Full £192


      Level 2 Food Safety Training - Foundation Certificate (Webinar) – 28 February 2023

      Keyword Search: Level Foundation

      This one-day course reinforces the importance of food safety and provides learners with an understanding of how to identify and control food safety hazards in their own workplace.

      Price: Sub £145 / SLA £110 / Full £174

       

      Planning, progression and assessment in Primary Design and Technology 22-23 (Webinar) – 7 March 2023

      Keyword Search: Design Progression 22

      Practical guidance to provide the necessary background information and possible strategies to enable subject leaders in design and technology to make appropriate assessment, recording and reporting arrangements for their own schools

      Price: Sub £135 / SLA £100 / Full £162


      Supporting pupils with SEND in Design and Technology in Primary School 22-23 (Webinar) – 13 March 2023

      Keyword Search: Supporting SEND

      Practical guidance on how you might advise teachers when planning to support children with special educational needs in design and technology.

      Price: Sub £160 SLA £135 Full £192


      Summer Term 2023


      Summer 22-23 Design and Technology Support Group Workshop
       - Multiple dates available depending on location of the school

      Keyword Search: Summer Design Workshop

      This workshop is for schools and will offer a valuable opportunity for teachers to participate in practical activities and meet other teachers to share ideas and thoughts about design and technology in the classroom. Participates will gain inspiration and ideas for different starting points and projects for all year groups across the primary age range.

      02/05/2023    16:00 – 17:30            Alton/Petersfield     

      03/05/2023    16:00 – 17:30            Basingstoke 

      09/05/2023    16:00 – 17:30            Eastleigh and Romsey       

      10/05/2023    16:00 – 17:30            Fareham and Gosport        

      11/05/2023    16:00 – 17:30            Farnborough and Aldershot          

      16/05/2023    16:00 – 17:30            Havant          

      24/05/2023    16:00 – 17:30            New Forest   

      Price: Sub £145 / SLA £120 / Full £174


      Being a Design and Technology Subject Lead in the Primary School 22-23 – 18 May 2023

      Keyword Search: Technology Lead

      The course will give new and aspiring Design and Technology subject co-ordinators confidence in leading and managing their subject.

      Price: Sub £215 / SLA £145 / Full £258


      Level 1 Food Safety Training - Introductory Certificate 22-23 (Webinar) – 23 May 2023

      Keyword Search: Food Introductory

      The course will help you understand more about the importance of good food preparation. You’ll learn about training and cooking practices such as keeping yourself and your work area clean and hygienic, how food becomes contaminated and steps to reduce this. You will also learn how foodborne, pest and physical contamination pose serious health risks and the controls to reduce these risks.

      Price: Sub £160 / SLA £115 / Full £192


      Exploring the work of other designers in Primary Design and Technology 22-235 June 2023

      Keyword Search: Exploring Designers 22-23

      Participants will gain knowledge of how to meet the National Curriculum requirement that children at primary school learn about the work of other designers. 

      Price: Sub £170 / SLA £120 / Full £204


      Level 2 Food Safety Training - Foundation Certificate (Webinar) – 6 June 2023

      Keyword Search: Level Foundation

      This one-day course reinforces the importance of food safety and provides learners with an understanding of how to identify and control food safety hazards in their own workplace.

      Price: Sub £145 / SLA £110 / Full £174


      Planning, progression and assessment in Primary Design and Technology 22-23 (Webinar) – 20 June 2023

      Keyword Search: Design Progression 22

      Practical guidance to provide the necessary background information and possible strategies to enable subject leaders in design and technology to make appropriate assessment, recording and reporting arrangements for their own schools

      Price: Sub £135 / SLA £100 / Full £162


      Primary Design and Technology Conference Key Stages 1 and 2 2023 – 10 July 2023

      Keyword Search: Primary Design Conference 

      This course is designed for all primary design and technology co-ordinators. Delegates will be able to support and develop higher quality teaching and learning of design and technology within their schools

      Price: Sub £250 / SLA £190 / Full £300


      • Take a look at the Secondary Design & Technology learning opportunities available to book:

        To search for a specific course, type the course title or keywords in the 'Find Learning' box.


        Spring Term 2023


        Spring 22-23 Secondary Design and Technology Network 9 February 2023

        Keyword Search: Spring Design Network

        The primary aims of the subject network meetings are to:

        • Support effective subject leadership aligned to each school’s individual context.
        • Develop skills and expertise within school subject teams and thereby increase capacity.
        • Deepen understanding of subject specific pedagogy and knowledge that underpins good progress and attainment for ALL pupils.
        • Ensure a clear understanding of the national picture and its application in local and school contexts, to include consideration of COVID 19 as appropriate.
        • Facilitate school to school networking and develop strength across the system.

        Price: Sub £70 / SLA £35 / Full £84


        Level 1 Food Safety Training - Introductory Certificate 22-23 (Webinar) – 21 February 2023

        Keyword Search: Food Introductory

        The course will help you understand more about the importance of good food preparation. You’ll learn about training and cooking practices such as keeping yourself and your work area clean and hygienic, how food becomes contaminated and steps to reduce this. You will also learn how foodborne, pest and physical contamination pose serious health risks and the controls to reduce these risks.

        Price: Sub £160 / SLA £115 / Full £192


        Supporting pupils with SEND in Design and Technology in Secondary School (Webinar)23 February 2023

        Keyword Search: SEND Design

        Practical guidance on how you might advise teachers when planning to support children with special educational needs in design and technology

        Price: Sub £230 / SLA £200 / Full £276

          

        Level 2 Food Safety Training - Foundation Certificate (Webinar)28 February 2023

        Keyword Search: Level Foundation

        This one-day course reinforces the importance of food safety and provides learners with an understanding of how to identify and control food safety hazards in their own workplace.

        Price: Sub £145 / SLA £110 / Full £174


        Summer Term 2023


        Summer 22-23 Secondary Design and Technology Network26 April 2023

        Keyword Search: Summer Design Network

        The primary aims of the subject network meetings are to:

        • Support effective subject leadership aligned to each school’s individual context.
        • Develop skills and expertise within school subject teams and thereby increase capacity.
        • Deepen understanding of subject specific pedagogy and knowledge that underpins good progress and attainment for ALL pupils.
        • Ensure a clear understanding of the national picture and its application in local and school contexts, to include consideration of COVID 19 as appropriate.
        • Facilitate school to school networking and develop strength across the system.

        Price: Sub £70 / SLA £35 / Full £84


        Level 1 Food Safety Training - Introductory Certificate 22-23 (Webinar) – 23 May 2023

        Keyword Search: Food Introductory

        The course will help you understand more about the importance of good food preparation. You’ll learn about training and cooking practices such as keeping yourself and your work area clean and hygienic, how food becomes contaminated and steps to reduce this. You will also learn how foodborne, pest and physical contamination pose serious health risks and the controls to reduce these risks.

        Price: Sub £160 / SLA £115 / Full £192


        Level 2 Food Safety Training - Foundation Certificate (Webinar) – 6 June 2023

        Keyword Search: Level Foundation

        This one-day course reinforces the importance of food safety and provides learners with an understanding of how to identify and control food safety hazards in their own workplace.

        Price: Sub £145 / SLA £110 / Full £174


        Supporting pupils with SEND in Design and Technology in Secondary School 22-23 (Webinar) – 14 June 2023

        Keyword Search: SEND In Design

        Practical guidance on how you might advise teachers when planning to support children with special educational needs in design and technology

        Price: Sub £235 / SLA £205 / Full £282