This course aims to provide a sound knowledge of the Early Years Foundation Stage (EYFS) through practical activities, discussions with experienced practitioners and exploration of the underlying principles and research around quality early years education.
What will I learn?
The programme is built around the needs of participants. Self-audits will be used to evaluate knowledge and training needs. Telephone and e-mail support from a Quality and Outcomes Consultant will be available for the duration of the course.
The course will cover:
- Introduction to EYFS and child development;
- The role of the adult;
- How to create enabling environments;
- Effective observation, assessment and planning; and
- How to track progress using the EYFS profile and moderation.
Please note: This is a three day course and attendance is required at all three sessions.
Day 1: 21 September, 9.30 – 4.30pm (Crompton 2);
Day 2: 10 October, 9.30 – 4.30pm (Crompton 2); and
Day 3: 28 November, 9.30 – 4.30pm (Crompton 1)
Includes refreshment and lunch (full days only).
Delivered by: Bolton Start Well Service, Quality and Outcomes Team
Who is this course for?
This course is aimed at newly qualified teachers or early years practitioners who have recently engaged with the EYFS.
To book a place on this workshop, please click the orange 'book' button at the top of this page. Alternatively email the Start Well Service administration team on: StartWellBookings@bolton.gov.uk.
Commitments and Cancellations
All requests for cancellations must be sent in writing to: StartWellBookings@bolton.gov.uk. Charges will become effective on the date when written confirmation is received.
As low numbers can affect the viability of a course, we have to apply a charge if notice is not received in good time. The appropriate cancellation charge will apply based on the cost of your booking, as shown below:
|Calendar days’ notice before the start date of the course||Fee applicable|
|29 calendar days or more||No charge|
|Between 15 and 28 calendar days (inclusive)||50% of course fee|
|Between 1 and 14 calendar days (inclusive)||Full course fee|
|Failure to attend||Treated as late cancellation and full course fee will be charged|
Resources will only be issued on the completion of the workshop.
If for any reason we have to cancel or postpone training, we will notify all delegates booked onto the workshop as quickly as possible. A full refund will be given in the event of cancellation. Prices are valid until 31st August 2018.