National Professional Qualifications
Develop your academic leadership skills with a new National Professional Qualification (NPQ)
Choose your NPQ
Choose CGS as your delivery partner
A flexible approach
We offer a combination of online and face-to-face sessions, providing the flexibility that allows participants from different regions and countries to join us.
An international perspective
As an international group of schools, we offer a broad and diverse range of perspectives and experiences to learn from, including exclusive guest speakers.
We have a variety of campuses across the UK, which can be selected for face-to-face events according to participant cohort’s needs.
As a delivery partner for UCL's Institute of Education, we can provide you with access to world-leading research, evidence informed practice and knowledge exchange.
“In contributing to the training and development programme at CGS, I was really impressed by the evident dedication to professional learning and the sense of collegiality: very pleased to have been invited, delighted to have been invited back!”
Dr. Robin Bevan
Headteacher, Southend High School for Boys, who provided expert practitioner insight
Your questions answered
Louisa Horner is CATS Global Schools’ (CGS) Learning & Development Lead. She has completed her own NPQ in Senior Leadership and leads the facilitation of NPQs for CGS, so can share insight into the learning experience and time commitments. Here she answers your most frequently asked questions.