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  • Upcoming Computing Courses

    Visit our Learning Zone and search to book on any of the courses below using the course title or suggested keywords.

    Click here to view our upcoming Primary Computing courses.

    Click here to view our upcoming Secondary Computing courses.

  • COVID-19 and Summer/Autumn term training

    Our training will continue to be delivered online this summer but we are making plans to resume face to face training in the Autumn term. Once Autumn courses are available to book on the Learning Zone they will be identified as follows:

    ·         Webinar – virtual training via Microsoft Teams

    ·         Blended – courses that are a mixture of virtual and face to face training

    ·         No categorisation – venue based training

    For any queries regarding our summer or autumn term training offer, please contact htlcdev@hants.gov.uk. For any course booking queries, please contact htlc.courses@hants.gov.uk.

    • Take a look at the Primary Computing learning opportunities available to book:

      To search for a specific course, type the course title or key words in the 'Find Learning' box.


      Autumn Term 2021


      Information Technology Progression, Assessment and Pedagogy 21-22 (Webinar)15 November 2021

      Keyword search: Assessment and Pedagogy

      This course really digs into Information Technology in primary schools and is designed to help you design your own curriculum.

      Although there is an overlap of subject material with the primary KS1 & KS2 NCCE courses it does not replicate material.

      This course looks in more detail at skills progression and the connections between different areas of IT which often get missed when computing leads are planning IT schemes of work. We also explore different ways of thinking about IT which can inform what IT schools choose to teach. We also focus on manageable ways of assessing IT.

      IT in the Computing National Curriculum is defined as

      Price: Sub £145 / SLA £120 / Full £174


      Primary How to Teach Block-Based Programming like Scratch 21-22 (Webinar) – 22 November 2021

      Keyword Search: Primary How

      This course is not designed to teach you how to program but to help you make informed decisions on which pedagogy to use and when to use it. We dig into progression and assessment in much more detail. We also look at the best ways to support pupils who find programming difficult. It will help you build a primary programming curriculum as well as teach it.

      Price: Sub £145 / SLA £120 / Full £174


      Spring Term 2022


      Online Safety 21-2222 February 2022

      Keyword search: Online Safety  

      This half day course is aimed at practitioners from KS1 to KS4 who are responsible for identifying strategy and developing resources to raise awareness of online safety.

      Price: Sub £95 / SLA £75 / Full £114


      Summer Term 2022


      Introduction to Computing Course for New Computing Leads 22-23 (Webinar) – 8 July or 15 July 2022

      Keyword Search: Computing Leads

      This course is not designed to teach you how to program or use IT but how to help you make informed decisions on which pedagogy to use and when to use it. We dig into progression and assessment in much more detail. We also look at the best ways to support pupils and teachers who find computing difficult. It will help you build a curriculum as well as teach it and support it

      Price: Sub £410 / SLA £365 / Full £492

      • Take a look at the Secondary Computing learning opportunities available to book:

        To search for a specific course, type the course title or key words in the 'Find Learning' box.


        Spring Term 2022


        Online Safety 21-22 – 22 February 2022

        Keyword searchOnline Safety  

        This half day course is aimed at practitioners from KS1 to KS4 who are responsible for identifying strategy and developing resources to raise awareness of online safety.

        Price: Sub £95 / SLA £75 / Full £114