Professional development

Professional development is an annual requirement for teachers with full registration regardless of whether you are teaching full-time or part-time, or doing supply or contract teaching.

Continuing professional development

Information on the CPD Framework, the CPD audit and some examples of what typically counts as CPD.


Information about requirements such as a range and balance of activities and the minimum expectations.

Recording your CPD

Information about what can be recorded as CPD and how to evidence the activities you undertake.

Resources and activities

Links to a range of professional development offered by employers, statutory authorities, government organisations and to online resources.

CPD information for supply, contract and non-school teachers

A summary of requirements and strategies for accessing professional development.

QCT information events - workshops and web conferences

The QCT offers a variety of face-to-face workshops and web conferences to support teachers wishing to undertake professional learning.

Find out more or register for our interactive workshops


Frequently asked questions and their answers.


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