Key Dates 2021/2022

Progress Review and Formal Assessment Deadline Dates:

All progress reviews and formal assessments must be completed on ECT Manager by the Induction Tutor.

Progress Review 1 - 7th December 2021

Progress Review 2 - 30th March 2022

Formal Assessment 1 - 11th July 2022


Registration Deadline Dates:

Astra Appropriate Body is only able to commence induction for an ECT from the beginning of an academic term to coincide with the start of lead provider ECF-based programmes (unless in exceptional circumstances such as where a school-based or core induction programme enables a mid-term start). 

Schools must register their ECT with Astra, DfE Portal and Lead Provider by the following dates to ensure induction can commence promptly:

For September 2021 start: 6 September 2021

For January 2022 start: 10 December 2021

For April 2022 start: 28 March 2022