Welcome to The National Association of School-Based Teacher Trainers

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NASBTT is a registered charity which represents the interests of schools-led teacher training provision in relation to the development and implementation of national policy developments.

Our members include SCITT providers, School Direct Lead Schools, Teaching School Hubs and HEIs as well as a range of other organisations involved in the education and professional development of teachers. We have more than 250 members representing in excess of 10,000 trainees.

Latest News

Keep up-to-date with sector development and member news for Initial Teacher Training.

Upcoming Events

We offer a wide range of events, workshops and professional development opportunities.

Member Hub

This dedicated Member Hub has been created to provide a single, central resource for NASBTT Members where you will find key resources, guidance, support and Member offers.


Find out more about the many benefits of becoming a NASBTT member.

Resources for Trainees

NASBTT Networks Live

Speed read: Ofsted’s guide to a ‘high-quality’ English curriculum schoolsweek.co.uk/speed-read-…

NASBTT's Member Voice

Rose Poulton

Trainee Voice: Empowering girls to succeed in mathematics

Kelly Richens

Trainee Voice: Being a neurodiverse trainee teacher

Haili Hughes

“Mentoring really matters” – how to give mentors the extra support they need  

Chloe Roberts-King

Trainee Voice: What it means to be a diverse educator

Julia West

Musings of a career changer: How to get into teaching

One Cumbria Teaching School Hub

NASBTT Case Study – One Cumbria Teaching School Hub


"The NASBTT voice is tremendously important. As a Teaching School we get our voice heard at a regional level, but to be represented by the national body of SCITTs and School Direct Lead Schools is incredibly valued. I feel welcomed and valued as a member. NASBTT makes a difference to a lot of staff."

Joanne Clipsham, Sharing Excellence Partnership 


“NASBTT is always very open, honest and approachable. It helps to bring people together and membership helps us keep on top of things and share best practice – it’s very good value for money.”

Alison Aherne, Director of Hull SCITT