This is a course designed to ensure you have the highest possible knowledge of the theoretical and practical elements of working within the primary setting, with all content tailored to focus on this fun and demanding teaching environment. 


This course is perfect for anyone who wishes to become a Primary school teacher, or those looking to enhance the skills of their primary staff.  The content covered in this course aligns to the teacher standards and primary PGCE courses and will provide you with key insights on how to develop your practical and theoretical skills.


Why Choose Guide?

Our content experts ensure your courses are kept up-to-date. We constantly monitor changes to statutory guidance, legislation and inspection requirements, as soon as changes are confirmed, we update your course content at the earliest opportunity.


Guide Education's online learning management system is incredibly easy to use with training courses that can be accessed at any time and from any computer with internet access.


With Guide Education you can:


  • Fulfil your legal duty of care in the key areas the law and inspection requires
  • Provide robust evidence of staff training
  • Access powerful management reports so you know who has completed the training
  • Allow ALL staff to complete essential duty of care training
  • Access additional resources to extend subject knowledge
  • Keep up-to-date with legislation changes
  • Download personalised certificates
  • Train anytime, anywhere - 24/7
  • Provide training certified for CPD

Expanding your understanding of Primary School Teaching

  • Additional Course Information

    Our Primary School Teaching course is split in 10 easy-to-digest video modules, containing individual and targeted videos that delve into the  specifics of the essential information you require. Each video is provided with additional reading resources and knowledge enhancement activities that provide you with a wealth of practical ideas and tips that you can employ in the modern education environment.


    Our suite of school compliance courses all count as Continuing Professional Development and can be used as evidence in your personnel record.

  • Course Modules

    Unit 1: How children learn safely (4 Videos)

    Unit 2: Inclusion (8 Videos)

    Unit 3: Approaches to Teaching and Learning (4 Videos)

    Unit 4: Planning and Questioning (5 Videos)

    Unit 5: Managing behaviour and environment for learning (3 Videos)

    Unit 6: Primary English (20 Videos)

    Unit 7: Primary Science (10 Videos)

    Unit 8: Primary Maths (5 Videos)

    Unit 9: Assessment (4 Videos)

    Unit 10: Wider Professional Responsibilities (6 Videos)

  • Course Length

    69 Videos - 424 minutes

  • Videos in this course

    71 hours


    What is GLH or ‘guided learning hours’?


    This number represents the approximate total combined study time required from each user to make the course truly effective. The metric is based on hundreds of thousands of cumulative study hours undertaken by the 15,000 school staff around the world that Guide has developed since 2019. 


    It includes:

    - Length of the videos 

    - Time taken to complete the in-video questions

    - Time taken to read the additional resources

    - Time taken to put items into practice

    - Time taken to ensure teachers are well versed in methodologies and ideas presented within the course

All courses included in
school-wide subscriptions