Primary Core Elements/STEM (PHS) - Initial Training Course (SM)

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Start Date: 9th July 2020

Time: 09:00 - 15:00

Your Price: £134.00

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12 spaces available.

To reserve a place(s) or for further information, please contact Steve Massey, telephone 07771985286 or e-mail


This one day, ‘hands-on’ course, will enable delegates to develop the skills, techniques and confidence needed to meet the requirements of the 2014 National Curriculum. Areas covered during the course include, risk assessments, planning, mechanisms, structures and electronics. Under the guidance of an experienced STEM/DT specialist and D&TA registered health and safety consultant, delegates will learn how to use a variety of age appropriate tools, equipment and materials correctly and safely, whilst constructing teaching aids to take back to school, to support colleagues’ practice in KS1 and KS2. Delegates will be introduced to D&TA’s ‘Projects on a Page’ to support, deliver and develop project ideas for use in the classroom and have the opportunity to discuss ideas with fellow professionals.


By the end of the one day course, each delegate will;

  • Be awarded nationally recognised certification/accreditation through the D&TA scheme
  • Learnt new or developed existing practical skills/techniques and assembled teaching aids to use in the classroom
  • Be confident in designing new and exciting challenges for pupils and recognise opportunities for numeracy, problem solving, enterprise and teamwork
  • Be aware of health and safety requirements and know how to complete and adapt risk assessments to ensure the safe delivery of STEM/DT activities in schools


No prior knowledge is required for attendance at this course. On conclusion of the training, course members will be accredited by the D&T Association for completion of the Primary H&S Training Standards.

You will need to bring your own lunch, refreshments will be provided.

Cost of accreditation is included within the price.


Winwick Leisure Centre, Myddleton Lane

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