Course Detail

The Role of the Early Years SENCO | 23rd September 2020 | 9:30am - 4:30pm


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  • SKU: 23-09-2020 9:30am - 4:30pm
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Course Description

This workshop will support SENCOs who are new to the role and would like to understand their basic responsibilities as well as those who would value an opportunity to refresh their knowledge and understanding.  It is also suitable for Childminders who require SENCO training.

What will I learn?

Practitioners who attend this course will:

  • Develop a clear understanding of the requirements of the Code of Practice for children with Special Educational Needs and/or Disabilities in early years;
  • Have a better understanding of the Bolton pathways for SEND and how to work with targeted support services;
  • Be able to adequately identify, assess and plan for children with SEND and feel confident working with parents in this area; and
  • Have a better understanding of when to be concerned about children's development and how to work with outside agencies.

Please note: In order to take part in the activity, it is essential that practitioners bring along their copy of the Bolton SENCO Handbook.

Who is this course for?

This workshop is aimed at early years SENCOs and Childminders.


Delivered by:  Bolton Start Well SEND Team and Educational Psychology Team


Booking Arrangements

E-mail: if you need assistance when booking online.

Lunch is provided. Please let us know if you have any dietary requirements.

Commitments and Cancellations

All requests for cancellations must be sent in writing to: 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



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 2021.