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Neath & Port Talbot Apple Regional Training Centre

Neath and Port Talbot Apple Regional Training Centre, at Gnoll Primary School, offers educators in the local area the opportunity to learn how Apple technology can make a difference to teaching and learning in the classroom. We will be offering 8 free training courses over the year, all delivered by an Apple Teacher. Please browse through and sign up today!

Apple Regional Training Centres deliver free courses to build the skills and confidence of educators to use Apple technology inside and outside the classroom. They are a community who share best practices and inspire excellence through teaching with Apple technology.

Being selected as an Apple Regional Training Centre highlights our commitment to facilitating training for teachers to develop skills and build confidence to use Apple technology in the classroom.

Apple Regional Training Centres create a community to share best practice and support teaching staff to attain Apple Teacher status, a professional learning programme designed to support and celebrate educators.

Teachers from across the region can attend courses to build their knowledge and skills using technology in the classroom and earn badges to achieve their Apple Teacher recognition.

Across the UK and Ireland, the goals of all Apple Regional Training Centres are to:

  • facilitate training opportunities for teachers to develop skills using Apple technology in the classroom
  • promote Apple in Education and share new products and innovations with educators
  • build Apple Teacher across the region
  • share best practices, build community and inspire excellence.

To find out more, please visit the Apple Teacher website:


  1. Introduction to iPad
  2. Enhancing productivity with iPad
  3. Fostering Creativity with iPad
  4. Coding with Swift Playground
  5. Inspiring writing with iPad
  6. Learning with iPad
  7. Deploying and managing iPad
Introduction to iPad
23.11.17- 3:00-4:30
Experience how iPad can open up new, engaging ways of teaching and learning. During this session, you’ll learn how to get started with iPad, work with iPad, explore learning resources and even have the opportunity to earn some Apple Teacher badges.

Enhancing productivity with iPad
30.01.18- 3:00-4:30
Learn how iPad can help students’ learning go deeper through getting organised, planning and sharing their work and documenting and reflecting. In this half-day session, develop the skills needed to deliver powerful learning experiences with iPad in the classroom

Fostering creativity with iPad
20.02.18- 3:00-4:30
Learn how to use multiple Apple apps in a connected workflow. Apply the creative process to your lessons to help your learners develop critical thinking and problem solving skills. Help generate innovative ideas, inspire and bring compelling stories to life and earn your Apple Teacher badges at the same time.

Coding with Swift Playgrounds
27.03.18- 3:00-4:30
This twilight session will look at how using iPad can help students develop the essential learning skills of problem solving and computational thinking through coding. Experience the revolutionary Swift Playgrounds app that gives everyone the opportunity to learn how to code.