PSS and University College London are delighted to offer the National Professional Qualification for SENCOs. This NPQ will be the mandatory qualification for SENCOs from September 2024.

PSS have 70 fully funded scholarship places available on the SENCO NPQ course starting in Autumn 2024. Scholarships may be available to all teachers and leaders from state-funded schools and settings.

The programme is delivered in partnership with University College London (UCL), through a blend of online self-study, face to face events and peer coaching sessions.

How to apply

To apply, please go to DfE NPQ Registration Service and choose UCL IOE as your provider | Find out more about the application process.

See more information below or click here to download the flier

If you have any specific questions about the NPQSENCO course being delivered in Birmingham, please email