The National Professional Qualification for Middle Leadership in partnership with SSAT.

Complete the DfE’s NPQML with Manchester Communication Academy in partnership with SSAT, and ensure that you have the skills and confidence to progress in your career. Your role as a middle leader is fundamental to the success of your school and students and undertaking the NPQML with us will maximise the difference you can make.


The NPQML course involves working towards a change project in your school, impacting positively on your students and team. To give you the skills, knowledge and characteristics to achieve this, you will complete 12 study modules, supported by a coach. You will also work through leadership competencies, intersessional task and a professional learning journal.


Manchester Communication Academy is committed to providing the best possible professional development so that students benefit from the highest quality leadership and teaching and learning. We work with a number of reputable partners to ensure that our all professional development is evidence informed and at the forefront of best practice. The facilitators of the NPQML are senior members of staff with many years’ experience of middle and senior leadership

The training will be hosted at Manchester Communication Academy. The course will run over an 18-month period. Manchester Communication Academy is offering this course for £900 + VAT.

For further details, please contact:

Mr Andrew Woolley or Mrs Susan Fraser


Tel: 0161 202 0161

For more details about this course click here.

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