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Preparing for your Ofsted Inspection in PVI Settings

Course Tutor: Early Years Quality and Attainment Team

Target Audience

 Early Years Practitioners in Early Years settings, childminders and out of school providers registered on the Ofsted Early Years register.

About this course

By the end of the course practitioners will:

  • be familiar with the Education Inspection Framework for Early Years
  • have an understanding of the importance of monitoring provision and reflecting on practice
  • have an increased confidence and readiness to manage the inspection process

Pre-requisites: Delegates are requested to bring along to the course a copy of the Early years inspection handbook for Ofsted registered provision (published May 2019) 

Course Dates

Dates to be confirmed.


NCC/City PVI £30

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