The Outwood Institute of Education offers a range of high quality leadership and teaching and learning CPD programmes and courses across the North of England, including providing bespoke school CPD packages.  Our programmes support career development and progression for all who work in schools.

We offer development and training for colleagues from all phases of education.


Early Career Development

We offer comprehensive training and support for newly (Year 1) and recently (Year 2) qualified teachers with a focus on the core skills and knowledge needed in these first years of teaching.


Teaching and Learning

We offer a range of programmes and events which support teaching and learning development and are suitable for colleagues focussed on their skills in the classroom.


Subject Development

Our subject programmes include both subject knowledge based training and subject pedagogy training.


Leadership Development

Our leadership development programmes stretch from middle leadership through to executive leadership. As well as offering the National Professional Qualifications, we also offer one day, bespoke training on key leadership themes.


Support Staff Development

Training is available for all members of the support staff workforce, from teaching assistants to finance assistants.



Our work with different research projects provides highly effective professional learning opportunities for schools. Projects recruit at different points throughout the year.

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Our conferences provide whole day immersion in a range of different themes. Conferences are held throughout the year.



We provide bespoke training and development for staff working for Outwood Grange Academies Trust. Training and development is available for all teaching and support staff.

Upcoming CPD Opportunities