Whether you're looking for tennis coaching or dance inspiration, these courses may help increase your confidence when teaching PE.

CPD opportunities

Designed specially for primary schools and to support the curriculum, the LTA Youth Schools Programme brings together inclusive PE lesson plans, personal development resources, teacher training and much more. 

Teachers who sign up to complete the free online training will receive a £250 reward voucher for their school.

To sign up, simply click here.

Marches Academy Trust have combined forces with British Dodgeball to present the Level 1 Award in Coaching Dodgeball.  This course will provide you with all the essential knowledge you need to use dodgeball as a vehicle for getting your pupils active.

Date:  11th January, 2022

Time:  9.30 - 3pm

Venue:  Oakmeadow C of E Primary School, Shrewsbury

Cost:  £40

To further info or to register, please e-mail [email protected]

If your confidence needs a boost when it comes to teaching dance, this free one hour workshop presented by Dance to School and Marches Academy Trust will cover:

  • What should be in a dance
  • How a dance lesson should be structured
  • How to take any theme and create a scheme of work

Date:  23rd November 2021

Time:  4 - 5pm

To book your free place, simply email: [email protected]

We're delighted to share this opportunity for teachers to engage and understand the new and exciting sport of roundnet! 

Date:  11th January

Time:  4 - 6pm

Location:  Longlands Primary School, Market Drayton

To book your free place, simply email: [email protected]

Swim England and Energize Shropshire, Telford and Wrekin have joined forces to offer schools the chance to book on the Teacher of School Swimming course.  A blend of 6 hours online learning and 1 day face to face teaching, the course is designed to support teachers to deliver this lifesaving skill.

Date:  19th November, 2021

Time:  8.30am - 4pm

Venue:  Haberdashers' Abraham Darby Leisure Centre TF7 5HX

Cost:  £65 per person

Booking link:  https://www.swimming.org/ios/course/5463

Date:  16th March, 2022

Time:  8.30am - 4pm

Venue:  Teme Leisure Centre, Ludlow SY8 1DR

Cost:  £65 per person

Booking link:  https://www.swimming.org/ios/course/5491

Date:  1st April, 2022

Time:  8.30am - 4pm

Venue:  Shrewsbury School, SY3 7BA

Cost:  £65 per person

Booking link:  https://www.swimming.org/ios/course/5492

The Outdoor Teacher are hosting a free webinar to provide teachers with a better understanding of how to take groups into the natural world for outdoor learning.  The session will explore common myths and dive into the common barriers and opportunities that exist within the education system.

Date:  Wednesday 19th January, 2022

Time:  5pm

To book, simply click here.

Curriculum PE support

IMoves have created two fantastic documents to help with your PE curriculum planning.  Their 'Summary of Skills' and 'Progression of Skills' showcase the expected ability of different age groups across each PE unit and will help you to assess your children's ability and identify areas for improvement.