GCSE Booster: Raising Achievement in GCSE English Language

Maths and English Pipeline

The perfect course for those looking to give their GCSE English Language results a boost in advance of this year's examinations. Packed full with practical ideas, we will explore how to develop the essential skills in your students that will enable them to achieve at higher levels.

Pricing options

SET member: £85 https://set.et-foundation.co.uk 

Non-SET member: £100

This is a subsidised rate for providers that receive funding from the SFA. For providers not receiving funding the full cost is £250.

Who is this course for?

This course is aimed at any teachers of English who want to be able to deliver the English Language GCSE with confidence - whether they are new to teaching the subject, lack confidence, or are preparing to teach it in the future. It can be adapted for teachers in a wide range of settings including general FE, independent training providers, third sector, adult education, the secure estate and many other providers.


You will have the knowledge and confidence to: 

  • explore the requirements of the new GCSE
  • structure lessons effectively and develop schemes of work
  • examine the questions students may struggle with
  • review the skills students need to achieve at different levels
  • support students' revision with effective study skills
  • integrate effective assessment for learning. 

Length of the course

The course consists of a one day face-to-face training session with plenty of ideas for further development and signposting to additional helpful resources.

Contact us

If this course is not currently available in your area, and you would like to attend then register your interest. We will let you know about new events as they are announced.

If you have any questions, please contact:

T: 0800 0 831 830
E: bookingsupport@etfoundation.co.uk