Governor training and support


Most of the courses are held at the Wandsworth Professional Development Centre (WPDC) between 6.30pm and 8.30pm unless otherwise stated.

The WPDC is a purpose built training centre with excellent facilities including WiFi.

Wandsworth Professional Development Centre
3rd Floor, Building 1
Burntwood School
Burntwood Lane
SW17 0AQ

Telephone: 020 8871 8775
Email (Professional Centre Admin):
Telephone (CPD Enquiries): 020 8871 8743


The Wandsworth Professional Development Centre (WPDC) is located on the top floor of Building 1, Burntwood School. As you enter the school's main gate on Burntwood Lane, Building 1 is on your right and can be easily identified by the eye-catching yellow tiles. On arrival, please report to the main school reception on the ground floor of Building 1 (on the right-hand side) then take the lift or stairs to the 3rd floor.

By car

There is currently no on-site parking. Most local streets have metered parking 9.30am-4.30pm (for up to 4 hours) but you may park free of charge on Fieldview and before 10.30am and after 11.30am on Tranmere Road and Swaby Road. Check the parking zones for this area, Earlsfield and Wandsworth Common.

By bus

From Tooting Bus 270, 77 or 44 - alight at stop 'Burntwood Lane'. Burntwood School is a 5 minute walk up Burntwood Lane. You can also catch Bus G1 from Tooting which stops directly outside the school but please note that the journey time is longer due to its route via St George's Hospital. From Wandsworth: Bus 270 or 44. From Earlsfield: Bus 77 (as well as 270 and 44). Alight at stop 'Burntwood Lane'. From Wandsworth Common station: Bus
G1. Alight at 'Burntwood School'.

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