Train to Teach


Offering unrivalled primary and secondary teacher training throughout the West Midlands.


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Important Announcement


The team at WMC is delighted to announce that we have been successful in our ITT Accreditation application which means that we are able to continue to offer high quality, innovative Teacher Training programmes, developing the next generation of creative, forward-thinking teachers for the West Midlands and beyond.

West Midlands Consortium

West Midlands Consortium; an organisation that has a proven track record of success and innovation within teacher training.

All information on our course can be found here. Please search by selecting to “Find courses by training provider” and selecting West Midlands Consortium (W53).

Our PGCE courses include 60 Masters Credits working closely with Staffordshire University. All routes offered are awarded Qualified Teacher Status (QTS).

Safeguarding Statement

West Midlands Consortium is committed to protecting and safeguarding the welfare of its Associate Teachers (ATs) and children in its partnership schools. As our ATs come into contact with children and their families, they have an important role to play in safeguarding children. Through the training programme and in partnership with our schools, we jointly take responsibility for the protection and safeguarding of young people on whom our programmes might impact.

Our Vision

To train teachers who develop into resilient, creative and reflective professionals able to secure the very best for all children and young people.

Our Aims

  1. To deliver high-quality, forward-thinking teacher training
  2. To develop practitioners who are innovative in using research-led, evidence-based pedagogies
  3. To develop reflective, resilient and responsive educators who evaluate their own strengths and weaknesses and seek opportunities to continually improve their practice
  4. To secure high expectations of subject-specific knowledge and understanding and of the associated pedagogical practice
  5. To foster practice which promotes high-quality outcomes for all learners
  6. To ensure a supportive and nurturing environment which allows all Associate Teachers to flourish
  7. To inspire high levels of professional conduct which reflects the key values of integrity, ambition and passion

Those who can, teach...

To become an outstanding teacher it’s vital to choose the right course. You only train once so train with an organisation that has a proven track record of success and innovation.

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