TDA Standards Overview

The TDA provide an overview of the standards and an online version of the Q standards that you have to pass to get Qualified Teacher Status (QTS). You can also get a printed version.

The QTS skills tests

The TDA provide information on their site about the QTS skills tests on numeracy, literacy and ICT (including links to practice tests).

Note that the sample below only form a small part of what can be found at the skills test link above.

Numeracy sample questions

Literacy sample questions

ICT sample

Practice materials for candidates with special arrangements

Understand the scope and expectations of the QTS standards

The TDA offer advice and guidance for the standards. For each of the standards this has tabs:


You can also download pdf versions of guidance for each standard.