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The Role of the Early Years SENCo | E-learning


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This in-depth e-learning training is available upon request to access any time.

Course Description

This e-learning course will support:

  • SENCOs who are new to the role and would like to understand their basic responsibilities.
  • Experienced SENCOs who would value an opportunity to refresh their knowledge and understanding. 
  • Childminders who require SENCO training.

What will I learn?

Participants 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;
  • Have a better understanding of when to be concerned about children's development and how to work with outside agencies.


Delivered by:  Bolton Start Well SEND Team


Who is this course for?

This e-learning course is aimed at new and experienced early years SENCOs and Childminders.

Booking Arrangements

Please complete the booking online section above. 

If you are booking on behalf of other members of staff, you must provide individual names and email addresses for each person in the 'Additional Information' section of the booking form to complete registration.  Generic email addresses such as manager@, office@ or email addresses in the name of the nursery not the individual will not be accepted.

When registration is complete, a welcome email will be issued and you can then access the E-learning platform here.

If you already have access to the E-learning platform, please email to have this course added to your training record.

E-mail if you need assistance when booking online or accessing this E-learning course.

Course Delivery

Once enrolled, you can complete this E-learning course anytime, at your own pace.  Please allow up to 3 hours in total to complete the full course.

On completion of this course, a certificate will be issued automatically.

E-mail: if you need assistance with this course or have any issues whilst accessing the E-learning platform.

Commitments and Cancellations

If you withdraw from the training before you are issued with the resources or online joining instructions, the following sliding scale of charges will apply:

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

All requests to withdraw must be received in writing to with the date accepted as the date of the email.

Charges will become effective on the date when we issue the booking confirmation and welcome email, unless we receive an undeliverable return, excluding any Out of Office notice.


If for any reason we are unable to deliver the training as agreed, we will notify all delegates booked onto the course as quickly as possible with a revised date.

A full refund will be given in the event that we cancel the training in full.

Prices are valid until 31st August 2022.