Tutors' Bilingualism Toolkit

Key Details

  • Available at:
    Community Location
  • Course type:
  • Study Mode:
  • Level:
  • Programme Area:
    Specialist / Other
  • Course Length:

    Three-hour course

  • Bilingual:

    This course will be delivered bilingually

Course Description

The purpose of this course is to demonstrate practical examples of teaching bilingually in the classroom.

Please contact Sgiliaith, or complete the 'Express an interest in this training course' form, for upcoming open courses.

This course can be delivered to a college or work-based learning organisation, or tailored to a specific subject area. Contact Sgiliaith to discuss further.

Entry Criteria

This course is aimed at tutors and lecturers in the further education and work-based learning sector who teach bilingual groups. It is suitable for Welsh and non-Welsh speakers.


Course content:

  • Exploring a variety of practical methods and techniques to develop bilingualism in your subject area;
  • Identifying key terms and general sector specific vocabulary, and identify opportunities to produce new bilingual resources;
  • An opportunity to reflect and plan to develop bilingualism in the classroom.


Not applicable.


Sgiliaith’s National Staff Development Programme provides innovative training and mentoring programme to staff in the further education and apprenticeships sectors. The purpose of this programme is to support practitioners to offer Welsh medium and bilingual provision to both learners and apprentices.

Sgiliaith’s Staff Development Training Programme offers a range of development opportunities to support the progression of practitioners’ bilingual skills, whilst Sgiliaith’s Staff Mentoring Programme offers support to practitioners in real learning situations to embed Welsh/bilingualism in the classroom or workplace.

Sgiliaith’s development opportunities are suitable for everyone working in the sector, regardless of Welsh language skills or previous experience.

Sgiliaith's provision is funded for further education and apprenticeship staff by Y Coleg Cymraeg Cenedlaethol. Browse all of our courses here.

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