Become a SAPERE trainer

You must have passed our Level 3 Philosophical Educator course, including the assignment, to be accepted onto the SAPERE Trainer Pathway.

You can find out about the Trainer Pathway for Level 1 here, for Level 2A here and for Level 2B here

Please note that the Trainer Pathway is currently only open those based in and practising P4C in the UK.

Our trainer pathway annual cycle

Trainer Pathway Deadline each year Interviews Trainer prep day Expected completion time
Level 1 31 January March-April
end May-early June
June 12-18 months

Level 2A
Level 2B 

31 July October-November - 12-18 months

The trainer prep day takes place at SAPERE's offices at the Culham Innovation Centre, D5 Culham Science Park, Abingdon, OX14 3DB.

More information and application forms

To request a copy of our criteria for becoming a SAPERE P4C trainer and an application form, please contact If you have any questions about our Trainer Pathway, please contact