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New to Early Years Foundation Stage

About the course

Course title: New to Early Years Foundation Stage

Course ref: NEYFS

Course tutor: Early Years specialist teachers

Course level: Introductory/ intermediate

Target groups: Practitioners new to working with Early Years Foundation stage

Practitioners should be new to the EYFS.

Tier 1 of our package of training to support the implementation of the EYFS.

Pre-requisites: Please bring a copy of the Statutory Framework for Early Years foundation Stage. Setting the standards for learning, development and care for children from birth to five.

Course outcomes

By the end of the course practitioners will:

  • develop understanding of the requirements of the EYFS
  • begin to understand  how children learn in the EYFS
  • develop an understanding of their role in supporting the learning of children 0-5


The following costs will apply to this training course:

  • NCC/City EY provider: £30
  • NCC/City school: £60
  • Non Nottinghamshire provider: £60

Courses are payable by credit or debit card at the time of booking, please follow the instructions on Eventbrite – invoices will not be sent for these courses.


Dates to be confirmed.

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Booking information

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Cancellation policy 

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  • if there are still places left then your colleague must book their own place and you must cancel yours
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