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Available Courses

Walsall Council is committed to helping childcare providers in Walsall offer a high standard of care to the children they look after.

To help us achieve this, we offer a variety of training courses to professionals that work at Walsall settings. We also provide a number of conferences and network meetings for different types of childcare providers. You can find out more about the network meetings by visiting the information page for your setting type, using the Providers link at the top of the page.

The training on offer looks at all different areas of childcare sector and includes mandatory training such as Paediatric First Aid and Safeguarding, practical and best practice training including Makaton and Beginning with Babies, SEN and disability specific like SEN code of practice and early intervention and training specifically for managers and their deputies.

For details of the costings for courses, please download the Charging and Cancellation policy (214KB PDF) Please note that different costings apply to out-of-borough practitioners.

We will announce new courses on our Facebook Walsall Early Years Network page. Please visit the page and Like Us for the most up-to-date details.

If you don't currently work in childcare, but are interested in working with children in Walsall follow the links to our pages below:

Her Majesty's Revenue and Customs (HMRC) also run an e-learning programme for people who run their own business to help them understand tax and National Insurance. You can find out more by visiting the Business Support page.

To book onto a course please select it below and add to the shopping basket, then complete the form. Alternatively you can email your details and preferred course to trainingfis@walsall.gov.uk or call 01922 652921 or 650714. 

 

Available Courses

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Course Name Date Add
Provocations for Learning 03/04/2019
Provocations for Learning (For Childminders) 03/04/2019
New to Early Years Framework (afternoon) 09/04/2019
New to Early Years Framework (evening) 09/04/2019
Agreement Trialling 01/05/2019
Paediatric First Aid 08/05/2019
Agreement Trialling 09/05/2019
Paediatric First Aid 11/05/2019
Leaders Core Termly Update Event 13/05/2019
Practical Communication Skills with ‘Makaton Taster’ 14/05/2019
Agreement Trialling 15/05/2019
Nursery Moderation 2019 20/05/2019
Nurturing Wellbeing in Young Children 20/05/2019
Nursery Moderation 2019 21/05/2019
Nursery Moderation 2019 22/05/2019
Practical Communication Skills with ‘Makaton Taster’ 04/06/2019
Group Moderation 2019 (For those schools not having a moderation visit at their own school) - 10/06/2019 (am) 10/06/2019
Group Moderation 2019 (For those schools not having a moderation visit at their own school) - 10/06/19 (pm) 10/06/2019
Group Moderation 2019 (For those schools not having a moderation visit at their own school) - 12/06/2109 (am) 12/06/2019
Group Moderation 2019 (For those schools not having a moderation visit at their own school) - 12/06/2019 (pm) 12/06/2019
Paediatric First Aid 10/07/2019
Paediatric First Aid 04/09/2019
Paediatric First Aid 09/10/2019
Paediatric First Aid 11/12/2019