NPQEYL and NPQLL Applicants



The Alliance of Leading Learning are delighted to be working in partnership with Teach First to deliver NPQ Early Years Leadership (EYL) and NPQ Leading Literacy (LL)

The window for February 2024 applications is now open (with an introductory course taking place in October 2023).  If you are interested in taking part in 2023 / 2025 please follow the application process below:

To start your application for the NPQEYL or NPQLL :

1. Follow this link which will take you to the DfE registration portal (Register for a National Professional Qualification (

2. Select Leading Literacy  or Early Years Leadership as your programme

3. Select Teach First as your lead provider

4. Have your Teacher Reference Number (TRN) ready for registration

5. Complete our Application form below

Any problems please do get in touch with us –







NPQEYL and NPQLL Applicants