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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...

Wood turningNS705

This course aims to develop your knowledge and understanding of the functions, machining operations and safe use of wood turning machines. This course will allow teaching and support staff to successfully and safely implement lathe turning projects into the curriculum and/or deliver SQA based coursework. This two...

Physics blended learningNS704

This Physics Blended Learning course aims to offer opportunities that will support the delivery of National 4/5, Higher and Advanced Higher Physics.  Online sessions, preparatory work and optional self-study sessions are followed by a gap task. In laboratory sessions in part 2, participants will have hands-on...

Facilitating effective professional developmentFD101

This course is designed to equip school and college based colleagues (teachers and technicians) with the skills to become an effective facilitator of subject specific CPD. It explores what makes CPD effective and how its impact can be evaluated as well as providing new facilitators with the strategies and tools they...

Facilitating with STEM LearningFD102

Note that this course is for facilitators that are undertaking Stage 1 of the Facilitator Development Programme. You should have completed FD101 before completing this course. This course will enable participants to understand more about STEM Learning, our programmes and our expectations. We will cover how our...

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