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Professional development for school leaders

All our documents on professional development for school leaders and governors. Includes our NPQML, NPQSL and NPQH qualifications.

Qualifications and study modules for school leaders

We offer qualifications and study modules for middle leaders, senior leaders and those aspiring to headship. Our qualifications and modules are provided by licensees. You can study modules on their own or combine them to pursue a qualification.

  1. National Professional Qualification for Middle Leadership (NPQML)

    • 18 March 2014
    • Detailed guide
  2. Study modules for middle leaders in schools

    • 18 March 2014
    • Detailed guide
  3. National Professional Qualification for Senior Leadership (NPQSL)

    • 18 March 2014
    • Detailed guide
  4. Study modules for senior leaders in schools

    • 18 March 2014
    • Detailed guide
  5. National Professional Qualification for Headship (NPQH)

    • 22 May 2015
    • Detailed guide
  6. Study modules for school leaders aspiring to headship

    • 18 March 2014
    • Detailed guide
  7. Licensees: national qualifications and study modules for school leaders

    • 18 March 2014
    • Guidance

Scholarships and study exemptions

This information applies to our NPQML, NPQSL and NPQH qualifications.

  1. Scholarships: national qualifications for school leaders

    • 18 March 2014
    • Guidance
  2. Study exemptions: national qualifications for school leaders

    • 18 March 2014
    • Guidance

For school governors

  1. School governors: professional development

    • 18 March 2014
    • Detailed guide
  2. Licensees: professional development for school governors

    • 18 March 2014
    • Guidance

For black and minority ethnic leaders

  1. Ofsted Shadowing Programme

    • 27 March 2014
    • Detailed guide