How to apply for teacher training programmes in four steps

Tuesday 21 May 2019, Teacher Training


How to apply for teacher training programmes in four steps


1. Research training providers and programmes

Before you start your application, research the training providers that offer the programme you’re interested in. There are different routes into teaching, so if you’re not sure which one is right for you, watch our short video.

2. Register with UCAS Teacher Training

So, now you’ve found the programme and provider you’re interested in, the next step is to register for a UCAS Teacher Training programme. It’s a short process which will ask you for basic information such as your name, address, and date of birth. You need to provide a valid email address as this will be your username and you’ll be asked to create a password.

3. Complete an application

When you log in you’ll see a page like this:

Each section must be completed before you can send your application. We’ve got lots of advice on how to complete your teacher training application, along with hints and tips to help you with the personal statement and reference sections.

4. Pay for and send your application

Once every section of your application is complete, the final step is making a payment. Once it has been paid for and sent to us, you’ll be sent an email with your Track login details.

Dates and deadlines for teacher training applications can vary, but to stand the best chance of securing a place with your chosen provider, we recommend you apply as soon as possible.

Good luck with your application!

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