All CPD and Events

Training and other ATL events are listed below.

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Memory Working? Working Memory? - The link between Memory & Academic Attainment

03 May 2018
Research demonstrates a direct link between working memory difficulties and learners’ academic attainment. Having a good working memory is strongly linked to reading and academic achievement while a low working memory capacity can manifest itself in a student’s lack of focus, difficulty in remembering instructions and disorganised and erratic behaviour.

Stage 3 rep training (London & South East)

03 May 2018
Workplace Rep Stage 3 (Negotiating Skills): The focus of the final day of the core training will help you to feel more confident when meeting managers and assisting members through negotiations and bargaining.

Induction: making it work for you & Taking students off-site (Newcastle)

05 May 2018
This event will equip you with some important information for new teachers. Our first workshop will cover everything you should expect from Induction, what your rights and responsibilities are and how to ensure you successfully flourish as a new teacher. The second workshop will look at school trips and what your responsibilities are in terms of planning, risk assessment, health & safety.

Effective risk assessment in an education environment

09 May 2018
Employers, including schools, have a legal duty to assess health and safety risks. Any individual carrying out a risk assessment needs to have the necessary knowledge, skills and confidence to develop effective assessments. This one day course is a mix of theory and practical sessions developed to assist attaining the knowledge, skills and, most importantly, practical confidence, that is required to enable staff members plan and conduct suitable and sufficient risk assessments on return to the workplace.

Union Learning Rep stage 3 (York)

10 May 2018
ULRs specialise in advising and supporting members with their continuing personal and professional development. They work closely with school/college members and management to identify ways to improve access and quality of current provision, as well as source new opportunities.

Preparing for Retirement

12 May 2018
ATL's one-day retirement courses are ideal for those who are within five years of retirement.

Creating winning teams – How to develop high-performing teams in an education setting

15 May 2018
This workshop explores some of the key themes behind creating a winning team in your classroom, department, whole school or college. It will also explore the central role of the team leader in creating the right climate for a team to work in and the communication skills necessary for this

Rep induction training (South West)

15 May 2018
If you are a new rep or a rep who has not attended training in the last three years you should attend the Induction course in your region.

Rep induction training (North West)

15 May 2018
If you are a new rep or a rep who has not attended training in the last three years you should attend the Induction course in your region.

Health & Safety stage 3 (London)

16 May 2018
This is an introductory course for all ATL / AMiE health and safety reps and will help you develop the skills, knowledge and confidence you need to perform this essential role in your workplace. The course runs over three terms, with one day/stage per term.