Your appropriate body can create courses that NQTs and tutors can be booked onto. To access the courses that are available as an NQT click the Available Courses link on the right-hand side.

Booking onto a course 

This will list all the courses that are available for you to currently access. If your appropriate body has enabled schools to book NQTs onto courses you will see a Book Course link next to the courses name.

Available course for ECT

Clicking this link will take you through to the book courses page you can confirm the booking by pressing book course.

ECT Booking a course

If your appropriate body has not allowed NQTs to book causes you will get an error message instead. You will need to ask your tutor, induction coordinator or head to book you onto the course.


Once you have successfully booked onto the course you will be returned to the available courses with a message informing your booking was successful.

ECT successfully booked

Viewing booked courses

Click booked courses from the left-hand side menu to list all the courses that you are currently booked on. You can click on the name of any of the courses to view more details.


Cancelling courses

Click the cancel link to go through to the cancellations page. On here you will need to give a reason for cancelling and click the cancel button to start the cancellation.

Cancel this course

Once you have confirmed you have initiated your cancellation you will be taken back to the course list page and your booked course will now be marked as Cancellation Requested.


The system was formerly called NQT Manager, some images in these user manuals will still refer to NQTs but the system has been updated to refer to ECTs. We will be updating the images in these user manuals over time.