Secondary Science | Chemistry

Secondary Science Chemistry Courses and network meetings for teachers and technicians. The following packages provide opportunities to network and learn with colleagues in the same role in other schools. The sessions are aimed at subject leaders and other key school staff. Each session is professionally facilitated by STEM consultants.

Quick courses for BIG impact

Would you like bitesize subject knowledge sessions to support you when teaching out of specialism?

Quantitative Chemistry

Quantitative Chemistry

Organic Chemistry

Organic Chemistry

Chemical analysis

Chemical Analysis

Energy changes in reactions

We offer short, twilight courses in the following areas:

  • Quantitative chemistry
  • Organic chemistry
  • Chemical analysis
  • Energy changes in reactions

Just £40 for 1 hour

3.30pm – 4.30pm or 4pm – 5pm

Courses run with a minimum of 3 participants.

Email to register your interest, specifying which course you are interested in!

Upcoming Courses

Secondary Chemistry Subject Knowledge Enhancement

with Derby Research School

This third session will focus on Chemistry, looking at common topics which span the gap from primary (KS2) to secondary (KS3).  There will be an emphasis on Subject Knowledge Enhancement (SKE) for those who might be looking to improve their understanding in this particular area of science, those new to teaching science, or more experienced teachers interested in the development of learning between key stages.

Date: 10 March 2022

Venue: Online
Cost: Free

Practical Chemistry for Technicians

This course has been designed to give an overview of the needs and roles of a technicians supporting chemistry practical’s in a secondary school. We will explore chemical handling, storage, disposal, health ands safety, making up solutions and gases and have a look t through lives demonstrations of some innovative chemistry practical’s to include in your departments schemes of work.



Delegates from the Derby and Nottingham Areas can claim £50 bursary towards this course.  Please email to claim.

Introduction to A-Level Chemistry

Date: 22 March 2022

Venue: Online
Cost: £95

Terms and Conditions


Fees shown are for maintained (state-funded) schools.



Online bookings close 36 hours before course start date. Last minute bookings can be made by email and not the website.

For any queries regarding a course please contact Anna Cummings on

Derbyshire & Nottinghamshire Science Learning Partnership (SLP), trading as Developing Teachers of Science Association (DTSA) covers the entire geographical area including Derby and Nottingham for STEM Learning UK. Our aim is to allow all staff to support students to ensure they are the best that they can be. We are proud to have provided teachers, technicians and other educators with high impact, subject-specific professional development in science and the STEM subjects of science, technology, engineering and mathematics.