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Fabrication skillsNS222

Fabrication Skills is the second part of a modular course focusing on developing practical skills. These skills are required by teachers and technicians for the successful delivery of metalworking craft activities and aspects of the SQA practical metalworking course.The course will allow technicians and teachers to...

The science of learningNE709

Online course. Flexible participation. Guided by Professor Paul Howard-Jones (The Secret Life of Four and Five Year Olds) and Professor Tim Jay, develop an understanding of the science of learning and discuss its impact on your teaching. Draw upon educational neuroscience and psychology to help you interpret student...

Welding skillsNS701

Welding skills is the fourth part of a modular course focusing on developing practical skills. These skills are required by teachers and technicians for the successful delivery of metalworking craft activities and aspects of the SQA practical metalworking course.This two day course will involve learning how to safely...

Super science and terrific technologyNS006

Through hands-on practical activities we will explore science concepts and areas of the technology curriculum. Participants will have the opportunity to explore how these can be used to develop and encourage science and technology skills in learners from early to second level. Participants will be asked to report back...

Hot and cold metal formingNS225

Hot and cold metal forming is the fifth part of a modular course focusing on developing practical skills. These skills are required by teachers and technicians for the successful delivery of metalworking craft activities and aspects of the SQA practical metalworking course.This two day course will involve learning how...

Engineering bench skills for probationer teachersNS800

Engineering Bench Skills is the first part of modular course programme which focuses on developing key practical skills. Teachers and technicians will find these skills useful for the successful delivery of metalworking craft activities and aspects of the SQA practical metalworking course.The 2 day course will involve...

Creativity in ScienceNS801

Creativity – the ability to have ideas, to solve problems that one may never have seen before, to think for oneself– is one of the most valuable life skills, and one of the most valued by universities and employers.It is the belief of the Course Team that creativity can be learnt, and taught.Coverage will include:...

Centre lathe turningNS703

This course in Centre Lathe Turning will develop knowledge and understanding of the functions, machining operations and its safe.Participants will be given hands on practical tasks and one to one guidance on using this piece of equipment.The key skills acquired will allow teachers to effectively deliver aspects of the...

Running STEM Clubs OnlineGX100

This course is for teachers, educators, parents or STEM Ambassadors who want to run a STEM Club remotely or online. The course takes place through an online community group on our website. It is designed run over one week, with a total duration of two to three hours. The course pages remain open to you to access for...

Microbit smart homeNS007

This course includes practical workshops to build confidence using the micro:bit. It will develop the skills needed, and be provided with the resources to facilitate and run a smart home project back at school. To apply for this course please contact SSERC directly (enquiries@sserc.scot ) who will forward...

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