QTS skills tests
You are required to pass the QTS skills tests before you start
your course. Once you have submitted your application you will be
eligible to book the skills tests via the Department of Education
website. The pre-entry test appointments and the registration and
booking system are available now. We strongly encourage you to pass
these tests prior to interview, applicants with passed QTS skills
tests at interview will be noted.
Practice tests are available on the Teaching Agency
You will be required to have passed the DfE's skills tests in
numeracy and literacy as one of the conditions of your offer if you
have not passed them prior to interview.
and book the skills tests after you have submitted an
The tests are managed externally and all questions should be
directed to the Skills Test Team at the
Skills tests helpline
The helpline is open on weekdays from 9am to 5pm.
T: 0845 450 8867