Frequently asked questions

Can anyone take these courses?

These courses have been exclusively designed to meet the needs of teachers in the Partner Schools Global Network. These are British Council partner schools offering UK qualifications.

Do I need to pay for taking these individual modules?

No. These individual training modules are absolutely free to take for teachers from schools in the Partner School Global Network.

How do I register?

Your school will be issued with a unique code that will be valid for one month. Use this code within the month to register on the platform and access the training modules.

How can I access these individual training modules?

You can access these training modules via computer or electronic device giving you the freedom to access the course whenever you choose.

What level of English do I need? 

Unless otherwise stated within the course information, Council of Europe Framework (CEF) level B1 and above is required for our courses. For more information about CEF, click here or paste the following link into your browser: http://www.teachingenglish.org.uk/sites/teacheng/files/Core%20Inventory%20Posters.pdf

What else can I do alongside the training?

Each individual training module will give you access to a discussion forum where you will have the opportunity to reflect on your learning and share you own experiences with other teachers from the Partner Schools Global Network. 

Do I receive a certificate?

Certificates for all individual modules are provided as PDFs. For participants who successfully complete all tasks in an individual training module and achieve a score of 70% or above in the online exercises, there will be a downloadable certificate of completion at the end of each unit to reflect your progress.

How often will training be updated?

We will be adding new individual training modules to the platform each month to underline our commitment to your continuing professional development.

Can I also take face-to-face teacher training?

Yes! Many countries in the Partner School Global Network offer face-to-face teacher training. Get in contact with the Exams team in your local British Council office to find out if face-to-face training is available in your country and if so what the training schedule is. 

If you have any further questions, please contact your local British Council Exams team.

How can I find more about Partner Schools Global Network?

Go to https://www.britishcouncil.org/partner-schools-global-network