CPD training courses

Item response theory in practice

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A series of three interactive online workshops, designed to fit around your working day. Develop your understanding of item response theory and learn to apply it to your own context through practical activities.

Computer adaptive testing

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A series of three interactive workshops that will cover the basic concepts of Computer Adaptive Tests (CATs) and their use in different assessment contexts.
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    Mapping the Way to a More Equitable Future for Education – Launch event (Thought leadership webinar)

    Loic Menzies, former Chief Executive of The Centre for Education and Youth will be convening a series of seminars and round tables on the topic of equity in education. This launch event will introduce some of the issues being explored over the course of the series and give audience members an opportunity to put forward their ideas for discussion.

    21 Oct 2021 Online 12:30 - 13:30 Free of charge
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    Item response theory in practice (Workshop series)

    A series of three interactive online workshops, designed to fit around your working day. Develop your understanding of item response theory and learn to apply it to your own context through practical activities.

    10 - 24 Nov 2021 Online £225
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    Item banking in practice (Workshop)

    An interactive workshop introducing item banking in practice, with an opportunity to discuss the relevance of item banking in your own context.

    30 Nov 2021 Online 12:30 - 14:00 £90
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    Computer adaptive testing (Workshop series)

    A series of three interactive workshops that will cover the basic concepts of Computer Adaptive Tests (CATs) and their use in different assessment contexts.

    01 - 15 Dec 2021 Online £225
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    A101: Introducing the Principles of Assessment (9 week online course: 27 CPD hours)

    Understand the key principles underpinning effective assessment including validity, reliability and fairness. Improve your assessment knowledge, challenge your assumptions, and make an impact on your day-to-day practice. Courses available: 10 Jan-13 Mar 2022 | 13 Jun-14 Aug 2022 | 12 Sep-13 Nov 2022

    10 Jan - 13 Mar 2022 Online Monitored - £295, Peer supported - £245
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    A102: Introducing Assessment Practice (9 week online course: 27 CPD hours)

    Understand the practicalities of producing and delivering assessment as you are guided through the assessment cycle from start to finish.
    Courses available: 17 Jan-20 Mar 2022 | 20 Jun-21 Aug 2022 | 19 Sept-20 Nov 2022

    17 Jan - 20 Mar 2022 Online Monitored - £295, Peer supported - £245
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    A103: Introducing Data Literacy (9 week online course: 27 CPD hours)

    Become literate with the basics of using, managing, and interpreting data. Learn how to make the most of your data – from collection and management through to visualisation. Courses available: 24 Jan-27 Mar 2022 | 27 Jun-28 Aug 2022

    24 Jan - 27 Mar 2022 Online Monitored - £295, Peer supported - £245
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    A104: Psychometrics in Educational Assessment (9 week online course: 27 CPD hours)

    Learn methods from psychometrics to ensure your tests are reliable, valid and fair. Gain the tools and tools and understanding to analyse your assessment data. Courses available: 31 Jan - 3 Apr 2022 | 5 Sep - 6 Nov 2022

    31 Jan - 03 Apr 2022 Online £295
  • Postgraduate Advanced Certificate in Educational Studies: Educational Assessment (15 month, part-time course)

    The Postgraduate Advanced Certificate in Educational Studies: Educational Assessment is a professionally relevant Cambridge qualification that will enable you to transform your knowledge and understanding of the principles and validation of assessment. This course will lead to a Postgraduate Advanced Certificate in Educational Studies.

    30 Sep 2022 - 29 Dec 2023 £4,850 (Home)/£10,200 (EU/Overseas)

Understanding Assessment: A Practical Course for Teachers

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If you’re a teacher who wants to learn more about designing and delivering classroom-based assessments, this self-study, on-demand course is for you.  

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