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Cymraeg

46 Teachers Begin an Accredited Technoteach CPD Course

Published on 03 October 2017

At the start of the Autumn Term, over 46 Teachers from across Wales have begun an extensive, year-long, accredited CPD Course delivered by Technocamps.

The CPD course is a (QCF) Level 3 Certificate in Computing for Teachers which is accredited by VTCT. The course aims to provide teachers – both Primary and Secondary – with the knowledge and skills to deliver computer science as well as support the Digital Competence Framework in their schools.

This is the third year the programme has run, which to-date has seen 30 teachers successfully complete the Certificate. Originally the course was delivered just at Swansea University however due to popular demand in other regions this year we are running the course in North Wales as well as East Wales.

You can find more details about the course on the Technocamps website.

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By participating in this program, a Teacher will gain Technocamps recognition as a ‘Technocamps Certified Teacher’, or a School can achieve ‘Technocamps Certified School’ status at the level of Bronze, Silver, or Gold.

When Ben Dodd decided to join some friends at a lunchtime Robotics Club while in Secondary School, little did he know that it would be the start of his journey into a career in Computer Science.

Robert is a Cardiff University graduate whose career in computer science was inspired by a week-long Technocamps workshop he undertook while in school.

We have opened up the portal we developed for the Summer programme and the resources we developed as a team are available for you to use and share.

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Are you interested in arranging a Technocamps workshop for your school or college? We offer a range of computational thinking based workshops to support students and staff through KS2 to KS5. Get in touch to find out more.

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