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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
Foundation for Learning: Introducing Literacy in the Early Years 10/09/2019
Profile Training 16/09/2019
Healthy Movers 26/06/2019
Paediatric First Aid 10/07/2019
Safeguarding Level 2 17/07/2019
Paediatric First Aid 04/09/2019
Portal Information Session - AM 13/09/2019
Portal Information Session - PM 13/09/2019
New to EYFS 16/09/2019
Foundation for Learning: Communication, Language and Literacy for 0-2’s (PVI's) 17/09/2019
The Word Gap: Session 1a & Session 1b - ‘EYFS Teaching with Language and Brain Development in Mind’ (Schools) 19/09/2019
The Word Gap: Session 1a & Session 1b - ‘EYFS Teaching with Language and Brain Development in Mind’ (PVI's) 19/09/2019
Paediatric First Aid 21/09/2019
Introduction to Virtual School 23/09/2019
2’s in Schools Network Meeting 24/09/2019
SEND Training 25/09/2019
Early Years Foundation Stage Teaching and Learning Programme - Communication, Language and Literacy 26/09/2019
New EYFS Leaders Working Group 02/10/2019
Baseline Moderation for Reception Teachers 07/10/2019
Baseline Moderation for Reception Teachers 08/10/2019
Alistair Bryce-Clegg – ‘Excellence in Early Years’ 08/10/2019
Paediatric First Aid 09/10/2019
Baseline Moderation for Reception Teachers 09/10/2019
Leaders Core Termly Update - PVI 14/10/2019
Leaders Core Termly Update - Schools 14/10/2019
Leaders Core Termly Update - PVI 16/10/2019
Leaders Core Termly Update - Schools 16/10/2019
Leaders Core Termly Update - Schools 22/10/2019
Word Gap Session 1 ‘Ensuring Every Interaction Counts for Every Child’ (TA's) 1PM 23/10/2019
Word Gap Session 1 ‘Ensuring Every Interaction Counts for Every Child’ (TA's) 15.30PM 23/10/2019
E-Bug Training 24/10/2019
Foundation for Learning: Mathematics for 2, 3 & 4 year olds (PVI's) 05/11/2019
Early Years Foundation Stage Teaching and Learning Programme - Mathematics (Schools) 07/11/2019
PVI – Safeguarding Update 11/11/2019
Practical Communication Skills with ‘Makaton Taster’ 12/11/2019
The Word Gap: Session 2a & Session 2b - ‘Ensuring High Quality Intentional Interactions for all children’ (PVI's) 13/11/2019
The Word Gap: Session 2a & Session 2b - ‘Ensuring High Quality Intentional Interactions for all Children’ (Schools) 13/11/2019
2 Year Olds Moderation Session 14/11/2019
Foundation for Learning: Mathematics for 0 – 2 year olds PVI's) 25/11/2019
SEND Event 29/11/2019
How to write a good PEP 02/12/2019
PVI Phonics Phase 1 & 2 04/12/2019
Nursery Phonics Phase 1 & 2 (Schools) 04/12/2019
Reception Teacher Phonics 05/12/2019
Portal Information Session (AM) 06/12/2019
Portal Information Session (PM) 06/12/2019
Paediatric First Aid 11/12/2019
Head Teachers Update Session 07/01/2020
Head Teachers Update Session 09/01/2020
Head Teachers Update Session 13/01/2020
Practical Communication Skills with ‘Makaton Taster’ 14/01/2020
Early Years Foundation Stage Teaching and Learning Programme – Expressive Arts & Design and Understanding the World (Schools) 15/01/2020
Paediatric First Aid 18/01/2020
Foundation for Learning: Expressive Arts and Design and Understanding the World (PVI's 2,3 & 4year olds) 21/01/2020
The Word Gap: Session 3a & Session 3b - ‘Creating Irresistible contexts for Language and Learning’ (PVI's) 22/01/2020
The Word Gap: Session 3a & Session 3b - ‘Creating Irresistible contexts for Language and Learning’ (Schools) 22/01/2020
E-Bug Training 27/01/2020
Writing Group - ‘Developing a Writing Continuum: 2 year olds to 5 year olds’ 29/01/2020
Leaders Core Termly Update Event: Jean Gross 29/01/2020
Foundation for Learning: Expressive Arts and Design and Understanding the World (PVI's) 12/02/2020
Intentional EYFS Offer (Intent & Implementation) 26/02/2020
New to EYFS 16/03/2020
Profile Training 16/03/2020
New to the Early Years Framework (1PM) 31/03/2020
New to the Early Years Framework (6PM) 31/03/2020
Agreement Trialling 22/04/2020
Portal Information Session (AM) 24/04/2020
Portal Information Session (PM) 24/04/2020
E-Bug Training 28/04/2020
Agreement Trialling 29/04/2020
Agreement Trialling 06/05/2020
Practical Communication Skills with ‘Makaton Taster’ 07/05/2020
Leaders Core Termly Update Event 11/05/2020
Nursery Moderation 18/05/2020
Nursery Moderation 19/05/2020
Nursery Moderation 20/05/2020
Group Moderation 2020 (for those schools not having a moderation visit at their own school) PM 08/06/2020
Group Moderation 2020 (for those schools not having a moderation visit at their own school) AM 08/06/2020
Practical Communication Skills with ‘Makaton Taster’ 09/06/2020
Group Moderation 2020 (for those schools not having a moderation visit at their own school) AM 10/06/2020
Group Moderation 2020 (for those schools not having a moderation visit at their own school) PM 10/06/2020
Paediatric First Aid 20/06/2020
Communication, Language & Personal, Social and Emotional Development in Year 1 24/06/2020
Communication, Language & Personal, Social and Emotional Development in Year 1 25/06/2020