Why Choose Us?

A simple checklist to reassure you of the right choice…..

  • Established for over 20 years – training and qualifying literally thousands of new teachers.
  • Led by Dr. Helen Tyler FCTT, FRSA, whose career has embraced class teacher, head teacher, inspector, BBC Education Correspondent, mentor, trainer, and now Director of the FIPC School Direct multi-course programme.
  • New attractive and modern teaching premises.
  • An enviable reputation attracting and enjoying the long term loyalty of a high quality team of dedicated professional tutors – all having primary head teacher experience with a wealth of knowledge and empathy supporting you throughout your training year.
  • Renowned for friendly, personal compassionate and patient support of trainees – breeding a ‘team spirit’ within our collegiate.
  • Loyal, partnership schools, many of whom are staffed by former FIPC trainees, including head teachers – committed to the FIPC programmes – with tailor-made placements easy to arrange and ‘tailor-made’ to meet the needs, and characteristics, of all parties.
  • All FIPC graduates have secured employment by the end of the programme.