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CPD Sessions

The National Space Academy's intensive CPD events are delivered at the National Space Centre in Leicester, the Harwell Campus in Oxfordshire, and schools across the country by a network of outstanding Lead Educators, sharing a large range of inspiring, curriculum-focused hands-on activities, teaching ideas, and access to electronic resources that can be  immediately implemented in the classroom.

Search CPD courses by subject below or look at our key dates


Find out about our CPD sessions in these areas:

Physics Chemistry Biology Mathematics Astronomy Applied Science

Bespoke CPD Sessions
If your school, academy, or trust has specific training requirements the National Space Academy is able to tailor CPD support to suit you. Bespoke sessions can be delivered on-site at the institutions which request them, or at one of our partner sites.  For further details please contact us.


 Upcoming CPD Courses

  • Non-Specialist Physics CPD

    2September 2016 onwards

    National Space Centre, Leicester

    "Space" and the physics curriculum – it's so much more than just the orbits of the planets or the ultimate fate of the Universe. Contexts from space science can be successfully used for teaching topics as diverse as gravity, phases of matter and even the physics behind the motor effect.

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  • Chemistry CPD

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    September 2016 onwards

    The National Space Centre, Leicester

    These sessions will enable teachers of chemistry to explore a range of ideas for teaching topics across the chemistry curriculum and develop an understanding of how practical work can be made more relevant and effective using the inspirational context of Martian exploration.

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  • Astronomy CPD for GCSE

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    September 2016 onwards

    National Space Centre, Leicester

    These full-day, intensive CPD sessions will introduce you to a range of hands-on teaching ideas, demonstrations and activities to allow you to bring the topic of Astronomy alive in your classroom.

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