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Once you've chosen your route into teacher training and found a training provider, you can apply for initial teacher training (ITT).

In this section you will find lots of tips and helpful advice to support you through the application process. We also offer a comprehensive programme of tailored support

Apply now

Find out how to apply for your ITT course. You can also get help with your application by reading our application tips or using our interactive application form assistant

Professional skills tests

Find out about the literacy and numeracy skills test you'll need to take as part of the application process.

What to expect at your interview

Get tips and use our online tools to help prepare for your ITT interview.

Why degree quality matters

Find out why there is an increased emphasis on the degree classification held by postgraduate entrants to ITT.

Basic requirements

Find out about the basic requirements that you need to meet to become a teacher.