Specialist NPQs

Specialist NPQs

For Experienced Teachers & Middle Leaders

The Reformed National Professional Qualifications Introduction

If you would like to receive more information regarding NPQs for 2022-2023, please click here to complete your expression of interest and we will contact you when an update is available.


DfE Announcement – May 2022

Teachers and leaders employed in state funded schools and state funded organisations that offer 16 19 places in  England will be able to access a

FULLY FUNDED NPQ until 2023-2024


NPQ Funding Eligibility leaflet

Applications for the Autumn 2022 cohort now open!

Click here to complete your DfE registration

National Professional Qualifications (NPQs) are a national, voluntary suite of qualifications designed to support the professional development of teachers and leaders.

The reformed NPQs offer the best possible support to teachers and leaders wanting to expand their knowledge and skills.

The frameworks continue the robust method of design and development, building on the evidence base and expert guidance already established in the ECF and the ITT Core Content Framework.

NPQs complete a golden thread, running from initial teacher training through to school leadership.

CEFEL NPQ Programme Prospectus 2021-2025

BPN Leaders Apprenticeships Levy and NPQs explained

NPQ Explainer Video