Department of Education

Leap training program

The Department is offering qualified teachers the opportunity to participate in funded training programs tailored to support:

  • Primary teachers to teach in secondary subject areas of need: science, mathematics, English and design and technology.
  • Secondary teachers to teach in an additional specialist learning areas. Currently mathematics, science, English and design & technology.
  • Lower secondary science teachers to teach upper secondary physics, chemistry and mathematics.
  • Teachers with languages experience to teach primary languages.

Courses on offer

Lower secondary Design and Technology Graduate Certificate Course commenced March 2019. Apply now for Semester 1 2020 enrolment.
Lower secondary Science Graduate Certificate Course commenced March 2019. Apply now for Semester 1 2020 enrolment.
Lower secondary Mathematics Graduate Certificate Course commenced March 2019. Apply now for Semester 1 2020 enrolment.
Lower secondary English Short Course Course to be delivered in Term 4, 2019.
Primary Languages Short Course Course completed March 2019.
Couse commencing July 2019. Apply now for 2020.
Upper secondary Years 11 & 12 Mathematics - Methods Short Course Year 11 Methods - Term 3, Week 1 2019.
Year 12 Methods - Term 4, Week 4 2019.
Upper secondary Years 11 & 12 Mathematics - Specialist Short Course Year 11 Specialist - Term 4, Week 1 2019.
Year 12 Specialist - Term 4, Week 7 2019.
Upper secondary Years 11 & 12 Physics Short Course Delivery schedule:
Year 11 physics – Term 4, Week 4 2019.
Year 12 physics – Term 4, Week 6 2019.
Upper secondary Years 11 & 12 Chemistry Short Course Delivery schedule:
Year 11 chemistry – Term 4, Week 5 2019.
Year 12 chemistry – Term 4, Week 7 2019.

Expressions of Interest are currently being accepted.  You will be contacted shortly after you apply to confirm your participation.  Participation is dependent on the endorsement of the applicant's Principal.

Training is delivered by highly qualified specialist providers and focus on content knowledge and practical skills.

The Department will fund travel and accommodation for country participants and will meet university fees and book costs for all participants.

Graduates and relief teachers can apply to participate. 

You can find additional information on the Leap program here.

For further information please contact Leap@education.wa.edu.au or phone 9264 4466.

 

Participants' experiences

Find out more

Leap team:
E: Leap@education.wa.edu.au
T: 9264 4466

Leap training program
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