These are a series of network meetings for science technicians in the Blackburn, Accrington, Colne and Burnley area to discuss how to best support the implementation of required practicals in the new GCSE curriculum.
The sessions will include electrolysis, separation techniques, energy, equilibrium, resistance and...
preparing and checking solutions (and titration calculations!)
safe heating techniques and personal protective equipment
handling hazardous chemicals - alkali metals and halogens - gases and explosions -
limiting and dealing with hazardous waste including transport and storage
This course will lead you through the first half of the required physics practicals and give you hands on practise of carrying out the practical yourself. There will also be discussion regarding how the practical can be delivered within the specification content.
For details about the individual courses, please see the information for each scheduled activity or visit http://www.cleapss.org.uk