Prepare for the Literacy Skills Test with us

Our Skills Test (Literacy) preparation days are hosted by Eva Cerioni. Eva is a specialist in primary English, having taught as an English teacher in mainstream primary schools for eight years. She currently lectures in our Initial Teacher Education Department.

This one day course will take place at our Kedleston Road site.

Cost information

The Skills Test (Literacy) course costs £35.

For all successful applicants to the following routes, this fee will be reimbursed against your course fees upon enrolment:

Booking your place

Events for 2017 entry are as follows:

  • Friday 2 December 2016 (4-7pm)
  • Saturday 4 February 2017 (9.30am-12.30pm)
  • Friday 17 March 2017 (4-7pm)
  • Saturday 6 May 2017 (9.30am-12.30pm)

You can book a place on any of the above dates by using our Online Shop.

*Please also be aware that this course is intended to help prepare you, as best we can, for sitting the Skills Test (Literacy); the commitment and hard work to achieve the pass after that is up to you. Going on to pass the Skills Test (Literacy) does not automatically entitle you to a guaranteed enrolment on an ITT course at Derby, as places are always in considerable demand.You can book and pay for your place on the Literacy Skills Test Preparation Day here.

For more information on taking the actual Skills Test (Literacy), and to find the location of your nearest centre, visit the NCTL Skills Tests webpage.