Teachers & CPD

CPD programme for teachers

What we offer

Gothic exterior of Tyntesfield country home made of bath stone © S Young

Tyntesfield offers and expanding range of Continuing Professional Development courses for teachers. Current courses are displayed on this page below. 

We are also able to offer bespoke inset days on a range of subjects.

Who we work with

School children picking carrots in the Kitchen Garden at Tyntesfield © National Trust/Community Learning Volunteering team Tyntesfield

We have an established partnership with the Science Learning Centre South West to deliver exciting and innovative sessions for primary teachers. 

In 2012, the Bristol Port Company is generously supporting our Gardening in Schools CPD course, so we are able to offer this course free of charge to teachers.

How to book

Gardener busy working in the glasshouse at Tyntesfield, Somerset © Stephen Robson

If you'd be interested in finding out more or book onto any of our courses please contact our learning and engagement officer.

For courses offered in parnership with the Science Learning Centre South West you can also book via email or by calling 0117 9157257.

Open evenings for teachers

We run a programme of FREE open evenings for teachers to find out more about our programmes.

To book a place please contact us.

Upcoming CPD courses

  • Gardening in schools (25 April 2013)
  • Planning cross-curricular science (16 May 2013)
  • Stepping outside: learning outside the classroom (19 June 2013)

Teacher panel

Tyntesfield works with a group of teachers to develop our sessions and offer for schools.  If you'd like more information about this please contact our learning and engagement officer.

Keeping in touch

Want to keep up-to-date with news about our learning programme and hear about opportunities for your class? Email names, school and contact details to our learning and engagement officer.