Qualified Teacher Learning and Skills (QTLS) is the badge of professionalism for post-14 education and training (Year 10, Year 11 and above/adults), helping teachers and trainers advance in their careers and demonstrate their expertise and experience to colleagues, employers and learners.

The registration window for professional formation leading to QTLS is now closed (7 January 2021).

SET webinar - Are you QTLS fit?

Find out more about our SET webinar on QTLS (now available on-demand).

What is QTLS?

Find out more about the professional formation process

Steps to QTLS

  1. Check your eligibility.
  2. Express your interest.
  3. Join SET.
  4. View the payment options for QTLS.
  5. Decide on your supporter.
  6. Check out the professional formation of activity so that you can keep on track:
    Timeline of activity for QTLS cohort starting October 2020.
    - Timeline of activity for QTLS cohort starting January 2021
  7. Complete and send us your online workbook by the deadline date, using the guidance for support*.

You can express your interest for QTLS at any time throughout the year.

Support policy and reasonable adjustments

Download the QTLS and ATS reasonable adjustments policy.

Download the QTLS and ATS supports policy.

Alternative formats and accessibility

Other information

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