Apply for an NPQ 

Don’t miss your opportunity to apply for the fully funded NPQs 2024. There is no guarantee funding will be available next year.

Applications for our 2024 cohorts remain open until 15th January 2024. But to avoid missing this opportunity to start your high-quality leadership journey apply NOW in the links below.

There is no better time to apply and secure your place on our highly reputable programmes whilst the Department for Education full funding remains.  For more information on funding please click here

To Start your NPQLT, NPQLTD, NPQLBC, NPQSL, NPQH or NPQEL application with the Alliance of Leading learning and LLSE click here.

*NPQLL and NPQEYL – applicants follow this link.


The following aims to give you a step-by-step guide to the application process.

Stage 1.






Stage 2.

In addition, you will also need to register your interest on the DfE portal here Register for a National Professional Qualification ( Please ensure that you select LLSE when you are asked to identify your Lead Provider.

Stage 3.

You should then receive further instructions from LLSE on the next stages of your full application.  The full process involves the requirement for coaches / headteachers to provide their support / approval by email.  At the end of the process you will need to also accept your place.

The team at ALL will be on hand to support you with this.  Please get in touch with us if you are unsure about where you are with your application.

  or 01691 664445.