Early years education and childcare training

Please note: Paediatric First Aid training and online training are available; all other training has been postponed until further notice.

Our aim is to support you, to help you make a difference for children, young people and their families, improve outcomes for children, and develop high quality, inclusive and safe early education and childcare provision.

Featured training: Supporting the Emotional Wellbeing and Mental Health of Young Children after COVID-19
An exciting opportunity to attend training which focuses on supporting practitioners to develop strategies to promote emotional development and wellbeing, and to reflect on emotional environment within their setting.                                          Book now to secure your place, as this will fill up fast!

Who can attend?

The training below is open to practitioners who work in all early years provision in Nottinghamshire. Practitioners working outside the Nottinghanshire are welcome to attend.


Training courses

Please click on the course title for more information, or to book.

Course title

Target audience

Date(s)

Childminders: Preparing for your Ofsted Inspection

Childminders and their assistants

2 and 8 September 2020

Creating An Autism Friendly Setting: a package of support

Experienced SENDCos or managers

Dates to be confirmed

Early identification and intervention

SENDCos / Qualified Practitioners (PVI)

Dates to be confirmed

E-Learning – Cyber and Information Governance Training

All early years workforce

Ongoing

Fun with Sounds: what comes before phonics

Qualified Practitioners in early years settings and child minders

Dates to be confirmed

Introduction to Safeguarding

All early years workforce

Dates to be confirmed

Making the Most of your Learning Walk: 1 hour briefing

Leaders and managers working in Early Years settings (PVI)

Dates to be confirmed

Managing physically challenging behaviour in small children

SENDCo/Key person in Early settings

Dates to be confirmed

Mathematics in the Early Years

Qualified Practitioners in early years settings and child minders

Dates to be confirmed

New to Early Years Foundation Stage

Practitioners new to working in Early Years Foundation stage

Dates to be confirmed

New to the Early Years Foundation Stage (Childminders)

Childminders new to working in Early Years Foundation stage

Dates to be confirmed

New to the Role of Designated Safeguarding lead (PVI)

Practitioners new to the role of designated Safeguarding lead (PVI)

Dates to be confirmed

Paediatric First Aid Training

All early years workforce

10 and 17 October 2020

Preparing for your Ofsted Inspection in PVI Settings

Leaders and managers working in Early Years settings (PVI)

Dates to be confirmed

Provider network briefings

Owners, leaders and managers working in Early Years settings (PVI) and childminders

Dates to be confirmed

Provider network briefings (childminder)

Childminders

Dates to be confirmed

Provider Portal Workshop Drop-In

Early years providers new to using the early years provider portal for data returns

Dates to be confirmed

Role of the SENDCo

Practitioners new to the role of SENDCo (PVI)

Dates to be confirmed

Safer Settings - Designated safeguarding lead Network - 1 hour briefing

Designated safeguarding leads

Dates to be confirmed

SENDCo conference

SENDCos

Dates to be confirmed

Sensory Loss Training

SENDCo/key person in early years settings

Dates to be confirmed

Support and Supervision

Leaders and managers working in Early Years settings (PVI)

Dates to be confirmed

Supporting Children with English as an Additional Language (EAL)

Qualified Practitioners in early years settings and child minders

16 November 2021

Supporting the Emotional Wellbeing and Mental Health of Young Children after COVID-19

Qualified Practitioners in early years settings and child minders

10, 16 and 25 September 2020

The Role Of The Key Person

All Practitioners in early years settings and child minders

Dates to be confirmed

The role of the SEND keyperson Practitioner

Qualified Practitioners working directly with children with SEND

Dates to be confirmed

Tricky Conversations

All early years workforce

Dates to be confirmed

Using Observation Effectively to Support Children’s Learning

Practitioners in early years settings and child minders

Dates to be confirmed

Working with Babies

Early years practitioners working children 0-2

Dates to be confirmed