Online bookings will be unavailable between 9:00-9:30 on 23 January 2018.

CPD and Training

What we offer

Take part in our specialised sessions that use the history and stories of our palaces to enhance your teaching practice.

  • Mix & Match and Build Your Own sessions to suit your school team's needs.
  • Familiarisation days at our palaces.
  • Teacher Networking evening events at the palaces.

Our range of offers for the 2017-2018 academic year will be released shortly.

Join our Teacher Network

We design our schools programmes in collaboration with teachers. There are many opportunities to take part in our Teacher Network.

How to join

Upcoming opportunities

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Familiarisation Days

Taking it outside the classroom and putting history at the heart of learning.

Tower of London
Saturday 4 November 2017
Saturday 13 January 2018

Hampton Court Palace
Saturday 9 September 2017
Saturday 6 January 2018


SEND Teacher CPD

This fantastic CPD opportunity is suitable for all Primary and Secondary SEND teachers working in Special schools or units wishing to find out more about how heritage sites can support arts-based learning experiences for pupils with a wide range of learning difficulties.

Hampton Court Palace
Thursday 22nd February, 2018

Literacy Teacher CPD

Run jointly by Historic Royal Palaces and the Centre for Literacy in Primary Education (CLPE), this free Teacher CPD event will explore spoken language, drama and performance, writing composition, exploration and analysis of different written forms and much more.

Hampton Court Palace
Monday 22nd January, 2018 

Time Explorers Challenge

Our flagship CPD programme, Time Explorers Challenge, empowers KS1 and KS2 students to explore the history of our palaces.