CPD courses for school teachers

NMPAT is delivering a series of Continuing Professional Development (CPD) courses for school teachers to help develop all areas of professional practice. These are designed to cover all key stages and every aspect of the curriculum.

Designed by Deputy Head Chris Hiscock, these courses will be delivered by Chris or leading practitioners from the world of music education to help develop the workforce in Northamptonshire and Rutland.

CPD courses for school staff

A summary of courses for teachers 2019 to 2020 will be listed here from September 2019.

Certificate for Music Educators CME

The CME qualification is available through two potential routes to musicians, practitioners and educators in the county.

Chargeable courses – payment and cancellation policy

Payment policy

An invoice will be issued on receipt of booking. Payment must be received before the course date.

Cancellation policy

In the event of delegate cancellation the following charges will apply:

  • more than 4 weeks' notice of cancellation - no charge
  • 4 to 1 weeks' notice of cancellation - 50% charge
  • less than 1 week's notice of cancellation - full charge

Important note

Waiver of any cancellation charges will only happen in the following circumstances:

  • an Ofsted inspection
  • the venue has changed with 4 or less weeks' notice
  • the timing has changed with 4 or less weeks' notice
  • NMPAT cancels the course

Cancellation of courses

NMPAT will only cancel courses:

  • when low numbers make a course unviable
  • in exceptional circumstances