The Global Teachers Award Level 2 builds teacher competence and confidence, to inspire and lead global learning with colleagues. The course develops the competencies and professional practice from Global Teachers Award Level 1, deepening knowledge and embedding global learning across the whole school.




  • Developing competencies and building confidence to inspire and lead global learning with colleagues
  • Get guidance and gain confidence to engage in professional transformation of colleagues
  • Try out strategies for engaging, inspiring colleagues and help them monitor change brought about by global learning in their own classrooms
  • This course helps those in a position to lead global learning, identify and critique ways their school community can relate to the wider world and plan opportunities to move global learning forward across the whole school.

Who is this for?

This is suitable for teachers who have completed the Global Teacher Award Level 1 and proceeded to submit a reflective assignment to gain certification. The course is particularly useful to those responsible for leading global learning and influencing teaching and learning policy and practice in their school.

How will I benefit?

This course will provide you with accredited recognition for your practice. It will increase your ability to critique key global learning concepts around the SDGs, identifying and questioning perspective and assumptions that lie behind some of them. It will support you to promote change within your classroom and with your peers, demonstrating why change in ethos to equity and reciprocity is beneficial to partnerships with the Global South.  It will give you more opportunities to link global learning into your curriculum and international partnership collaborations. It will help nurture informed, active global citizenship amongst pupils of all ages and abilities and enhance SMSC provision.

Time commitment

Approximately 12 hours spread across two days, over 8-12 weeks.


Provider: CODEC. The Consortium of Development Education Centres (CoDEC) has over 20 specialist member organisations located across England, who work collaboratively to develop and deliver Global Teacher Award training across England, through the Connecting Classrooms for Global Learning programme.

This course is available by video conference.

This advanced course requires a combination of 12 hours individual and collaborative study time. Pre and post course activity is essential, alongside active participation in live, online, collaborative sessions with course tutors and other participants.

The course is live and interactive, making the most of online platforms and online sharing spaces to bring a face-to-face feel to the course. 

Teachers explore key concepts and methodologies underpinning global learning and develop a training activity to lead in their own setting. Tutorial support is available for a reflective assignment to gain recognition of your role in leading global learning.

How to book

Please contact Global Education Derby to book your place.