Professional development qualifications can be tutored and accessed online. To find upcoming professional development courses being run by our PLCs, click below:

This is a recognised qualification to improve the overall leadership and management of the delivery of the physical education curriculum within primary schools. The aim of this qualification is to enable subject leaders to support and upskill other colleagues in teaching the physical education curriculum. On successful completion of this qualification, delegates will be able to advocate, articulate and lead physical education to achieve whole school improvement.

How do I study for the qualification?

The qualification has been designed to be delivered by either face-to-face study or blended learning, making use of virtual channels for knowledge acquisition supported by traditional assessment.

Please find the details of available courses below:

Date Time PLC Contact details

6th December

 16:30 - 19:00  PLC: Beyond the Physical
Contact: Steve Waide
Phone: 07841 917 984
Twitter: @_beyondphysical, @SteWaide
Registration Link: Click here to register
7th October
5th November
3rd December
21st January
18th February
25th March
09:30 - 15:30 PLC: Active Training
Dave Shurmer
07811 625 532
Course Leaflet
2nd November
29th November
18th January
28th February
17th May
13th June
09:30-16:00 PLC: Active Luton
Contact: Karen Abell
Phone: 07876 034 929
Twitter: @activeedluton

Click here to view further course details


If you'd like to deliver Professional Development Qualifications as a Professional Learning Centre (PLC), take a look at our guidance for becoming a PLC and register your interest via this link.

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