Developed by experts in the fields of computer science and teacher training

Delivered entirely by online webinars, meaning you can study at home in your own time

Fully funded by the Department for Education so there are no fees to pay and you may even be eligible to apply for a training bursary to support you while you learn

Completion of the course with a final programming project contributes to the BCS Certificate in Computer Science Teaching

Who is it for?

The BCS SKE is designed for aspiring secondary school computer science teachers, to extend and deepen your subject knowledge in computer programming up to GCSE standard. 

What are the entry requirements?

Your training provider will have recommended that you complete an SKE course before taking up your place on initial teacher training.

What will I learn?

You will:

  • update and deepen your existing knowledge
  • learn Python programming
  • grow your confidence in the subject

How long will it take?

The course is delivered in term time in 8 - 12 weekly webinars, each up to two hours in duration. Around these, there's a required commitment of 20 - 25 hours of self-study including a programming project and self-reflection.

Register your interest

To find out more about the course and how to register, call us on 01793 417 445.