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Training for childcare professionals

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.

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 WELLCOMM and special educational needs and disability specific like SEN code of practice and early intervention.  

You can search for upcoming training on the Courses page or have a look through the Training Plan.

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


Working in childcare

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