T Levels: Professional Development Conference

The conference will cover:

  • Organisational Readiness - curriculum planning
  • Understanding T Levels
  • Technical Pedagogy
  • Professional practice in Digital
  • Introduction to developing embedded English, Maths and Digital in T Levels
  • Provider insights with Awarding Organisations and 2020 Providers (incl. Q&A)
  • Industry Insights (including employer Q&A).

Who is this for?

This event is suitable for all provider types (including schools that are going to be delivering T Levels or are thinking about delivering T Levels) and is for course leaders, lecturers, trainers, teachers, assessors, careers information, advice and guidance, school liaison officers, senior leaders , headteachers,  industry placement coordinators, learning support and curriculum planners and managers.

It will also be useful for those supporting learners, parents and guardians to consider T Levels as a progression route option.

Training aim

Each session will give you an insight into subject specialist areas in T Levels and will share ideas of how each may be taught. It will build your knowledge of the T Level content and support you to enhance your confidence and preparation for T Level delivery. The conference will also give you updates on what's been happening in the Technical Education and T Level landscape and the chance to hear from Awarding Organisations, FE Providers and employers on their progress for September 2020 and future delivery.


You will leave the day with a better understanding of:

  • The performance requirements of the T Level
  • The components of T Level assessment
  • How T Levels will be graded and how a final grade is achieved
  • How formative assessment and grading might be introduced to measure progress and motivate learners
  • An introduction to developing embedded English, maths and digital in T Levels
  • How to effectively prepare students for assessment
  • T Level outline content
  • How to make the curriculum reflect current industry practice
  • Subject specific pedagogy for T Level delivery
  • Middle Managers' curriculum planning
  • FE provider insight
  • How Industry Insights has supported teachers to upskill
  • Up to date information from Awarding Organisations.


This is a one-day conference. There are a range of workshops available in the morning with a workstream for leaders and managers and other colleagues covering different aspects of teaching T Levels. All colleagues will then follow the same programme in the afternoon.

Entry Requirements

Places are offered at no charge to ESFA-funded providers.

If you or your organisation are part of a Teacher Regional Improvement Project, you will be able to claim remission funding for attending this event.

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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