This training session will enable you to develop effective partnerships with parents using your professional knowledge and skills.
- Consider what parents want for their children
- Examine the attitudes and barriers that can prevent development of effective partnerships with parents
- Establish what information and knowledge you need to support parents' understanding of how children learn
- Explore the ways in which parents have daily opportunities to support their children's learning and development
- Design appropriate methods of sharing information with parents that will lead to greater engagement in their children's learning
‘This course gave me lots of important information relevant to my job role and the…
Beginner's guide to nursery finance is primarily aimed at nursery owners, managers and those with a financial responsibility for running a childcare setting. This online course supports nursery owners and managers to reflect and review their financial processes. It provides them with an awareness of the financial implications placed upon them and how to ensure they meet th…
Beginner's guide to nursery finance is primarily aimed at nursery owners, managers and those with a financial responsibility for running a childcare setting. This online course supports nursery owners and managers to reflect and review their financial processes. It provides them with an awareness of the financial implications placed upon them and how to ensure they meet the necessary le…
This is an elearning course, which can be started at anytime.
This EduCare programme is written by the NSPCC and looks at what you need to do to ensure you protect children and young people from unsuitable people who might apply to join your organisation.
There are four learning modules which will take you through the recruitment process from planning prior to recruitment, to mai…
Discover the importance of engaging and involving parents in the SEND process
Gain advice and best practice tips on building positive trusting relationships with parents
Learn how to build parents' confidence and understanding of the SEND process through effective information sharing.
Access the course here and access the quiz here
Understand what is meant by a ‘courageous conversation’
Gain tips and advice on how to hold these conversations in the most effective way
Explore what it is like to be in the parent's shoes
Discover how effectively to manage a situation where parents may not be accepting of the concerns.
You can access the course here and access the qu…
Education, Health and Care Plans
Improve confidence levels about Education, Health and Care Plans
Learn about legislation linked to Education, Health and Care Plans
Increase your (and your staff's) knowledge and understanding of the education health and care needs, assessments and plan processes
Understand how to work in partnership with all those involved in a child’s Edu…
Our online short course is free and a great place to start learning about children and young people’s speech, language and communication development. It looks at how you can support the development of these skills on a day-to-day basis in your setting, and how to spot children and young people who might be struggling to develop these important skills.
We have re-developed this course so it…
Maybo are national leaders in the field of conflict management and physical intervention. As accredited Maybo Tutors, we offer a wide range of training to build the understanding, skills and confidence of staff working in situations where challenging behaviour may occur and physical intervention may be necessary.
Maybo have developed a range of British Institute of Learning Disabilities…
Training Providers: HTS Ltd, Bostock Health Care, St John Ambulance
Course Details: Paediatric First Aid is specifically designed to cover issues for children less than 12 years of age.
Paediatric first aid includes resuscitation, choking suffocation, strangulation, breath holding, inhalation of fumes, asthma, croup, anaphylaxis, accident books, wounds, bleeding, shock, recognition and…
In this free course, Understanding children: Babies being heard, you will find out some of the things that very young babies can do. You will also discover how babies can contribute to family life and relationships from birth. You will look at what they need from other adults and children, and what they can learn.
This is a free course from The Open University, if you are thinking of…
In this free course, Infants' understanding of their social world, we draw on a wide range of psychological research to address the question of whether infants have a rich understanding of their social world. You will have the opportunity to read journal papers and newspaper articles as well as to engage with audio clips, and to explore your assumptions about infants' social…
This free course, Attachment in the early years, covers theory and research in the area of attachment in early childhood. In the 1950s, John Bowlby was the first person to develop a theory about the significance of early attachments between caregivers and very young children. His work has stimulated a massive and very productive field of research with important implications for childcare. This…
This online course will support all practitioners working with children to understand the United Nations Convention on the Rights of the Child (UNCRC).
You will gain knowledge and practical ideas about examining particular UNCRC articles relevant to the early years community, how the UNCRC links with current early years legislation, discovering the difference between wants and needs and f…
Identify and support children with Special Educational Needs and Disabilities (SEND)
What will I learn?
It is crucial for children with SEND that their needs are identified as early as possible. Giving them the support they require from the earliest stages will help them achieve their full potential.
This NDNA online course gives practitioners a clear and basic understanding of how…
Techniques to promote positive behaviour and address challenging behaviour
What will I learn?
Behaviour is learnt, but it is also a product of the environment.
Behaviour can be considered as a form of communication. NDNA’s online course will give practitioners the skills to promote good behaviour in young children.
It will also help you interpret and correctly address ch…