Course Entry Requirements

Those who are intending to follow a path towards being a Steiner Teacher must have a recognised Degree, underpinned by a minimum of:

  • SQA Higher English at grade C (or equivalent) in English
  • SQA National 5 Mathematics at grade B

(It is possible to sit these exams at the same time as taking our course.)

  • Candidates who are working towards Steiner recognition as an Upper School Subject Teacher at SCVQ level must have the relevant degree for that subject.

Prospective teachers for whom English is an additional language, will be required to meet proficient levels in both spoken and written English before completing the Course.

Those who would like to follow the Course for another reason will have their previous education, skills and life experience taken into account.

Applications are accepted throughout the year with new courses beginning each September. Prospective students are requested to complete the Application Form, Interview Booking Form and provide two references using the Reference Form below. Acceptance onto the Course is dependent on an interview and suitable references.



Course fees are subject to a periodic review. Fees for session 2018 – 2019 are £2,200 per year, paid either in advance yearly or termly, or by direct debit over 10 months.

Students who have completed the first year of the programme are eligible to apply for a loan from the Godparents Anthroposophical Training Fund to cover the cost of the course fees.

Application Forms

For further information, please do not hesitate to get in touch with our course coordinator, Deirdre Hill  or telephone the School Office on 0131 337 3410 and leave a message for Deirdre Hill to return your call.