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Are you ready for your Ofsted inspection? Childminders | 21st June 2021 | 6:15pm - 8:45pm

21-06-2021

Childminders - time to explore the Ofsted inspection handbook in preparation for your next inspection. This session will be held online.

Are you ready for your Ofsted inspection? Out of School Settings | 23rd June 2021 | 10:00am - 12:30pm

23-06-2021

Out of School Settings - time to explore the inspection handbook in preparation for your next inspection. This session will be held online.

Are you ready for your Ofsted inspection? Daycare | 24th June 2021 | 9:30am - 12noon

24-06-2021

Daycare providers - time to explore your inspection handbook in preparation for your next inspection. This session will be held online.

Ages and Stages Questionnaires (ASQ) Workshop | 24th June 2021 | 3:30pm - 6:00pm

24-06-2021

A workshop for the Ages and Stages Questionnaires. Parent-led assessments which enable parents to understand their children’s learning and development.

Ages and Stages Questionnaires Workshop (ASQ) | 29th June 2021 | 10:00am - 12:30pm

29-06-2021

A workshop for the Ages and Stages Questionnaires. Parent-led assessments which enable parents to understand their children’s learning and development.

Introduction to the Role of a Childminder

30-06-2021

Interested in becoming a Childminder? Find out all you need to know to get started. This course is held online via Moodle and you can register and complete this training module at any time during the term.

The Number Journey Pre-recorded Training

30-06-2021

This 1 hour pre-recorded session is available to view any time during the term, booking is essential. The session is designed to help practitioners to support children to develop a firm foundation in early mathematical skills, knowledge and understanding.

Phase 1 Phonics Pre-Recorded Training

30-06-2021

This 1 hour pre-recorded session is available to view any time during the term, booking is essential. A session focused on developing phonological awareness, the building blocks for reading and writing.

Mark Making to Writing Journey Pre-recorded Training

30-06-2021

This 1 hour pre-recorded session is available to view any time during the term, booking is essential. The session is designed to help practitioners to support children in early years education to develop the physical skills needed to become confident writers.

Childminder Pre-Registration Course

30-06-2021

This practical online course will support delegates to understand and implement the Early Years Foundation Stage (EYFS) and to register their role as a Childminder with Ofsted. This course is held online via Moodle and you can register and complete this training module at any time during the term.

The Early Communication and Language Journey Pre-recorded Training

30-06-2021

This pre-recorded session is available to view any time during the term, booking is essential. The session is designed to help practitioners understand typical communication and language development of children aged 0-7 years.

Safeguarding Policy into Practice | 30th June 2021 | 6:30pm - 8:00pm

30-06-2021

This interactive online session will provide the opportunity to look at the recent changes to the Bolton Safeguarding Guidance document. We will focus on how policy is put into practice in your EYFS setting and reflect on safeguarding in general, through discussion and activities.

Safeguarding Policy into Practice | 1st July 2021 | 1:30pm - 3:00pm

01-07-2021

This interactive online session will provide the opportunity to look at the recent changes to the Bolton Safeguarding Guidance document. We will focus on how policy is put into practice in your EYFS setting and reflect on safeguarding in general through discussion and activities.

An Introduction to the WellComm Toolkit for Childminders | 7th July 2021 | 6:30pm - 7:30pm

07-07-2021

An online event for Childminders in Bolton which will focus on the WellComm Speech and Language Toolkit training and how to access the resources. This session will be held online.

WellComm Speech and Language Toolkit | 8th July 2021 | 3:30pm - 4:30pm

08-07-2021

Learn how to identify young children at risk of speech, language or communication difficulties and support them to improve their language skills. This session will be held online.

PVI Network Meeting | 9th July 2021 | 9:30am - 11:00am

09-07-2021

This is an opportunity to come together as a group to share ideas, good practice and discuss any matters arising.

Network and Development Opportunities for Childminders: Observation, Assessment and Planning | 12th July 2021 | 6:30pm - 8:30pm

12-07-2021

Childminders - Join our monthly sessions in the comfort of your own home. We will network and look at a range of topics and discuss them together so you can learn and share with other childminders.

Early Years Communication and Language Development Surgery | 15th July 2021 | 3:30pm - 4:30pm

15-07-2021

This virtual surgery is open to all professionals working with children and their families in the early years sector and is an opportunity to discuss any element of communication and language practice or concerns and any questions following communication and language training.

Early Years Communication and Language Development Surgery | 11th August 2021 | 6:30pm - 7:30pm

11-08-2021

This virtual surgery is open to all professionals working with children and their families in the early years sector and is an opportunity to discuss any element of communication and language practice or concerns and any questions following communication and language training.

Network and Development Opportunities for Childminders: physical Development | 20th September 2021 | 6:30pm - 8:30pm

20-09-2021

Childminders - Join our monthly sessions in the comfort of your own home. We will network and look at a range of topics and discuss them together so you can learn and share with other childminders.

Early Years Communication and Language Development Surgery | 21st September 2021 | 3:30pm - 4:30pm

21-09-2021

This virtual surgery is open to all professionals working with children and their families in the early years sector and is an opportunity to discuss any element of communication and language practice or concerns and any questions following communication and language training.

New to EYFS for Teaching Assistants | 6th October 2021 | 9:00am - 4:00pm

06-10-2021

Build a sound knowledge of the Early Years Foundation Stage (EYFS) through practical activities and discussion with experienced practitioners.

Early Years Communication and Language Development Surgery | 13th October 2021 | 6:30pm - 7:30pm

13-10-2021

This virtual surgery is open to all professionals working with children and their families in the early years sector and is an opportunity to discuss any element of communication and language practice or concerns and any questions following communication and language training.

Network and Development Opportunities for Childminders: Progress Check at 2 Year Old | 18th October 2021 | 6:30pm - 8:30pm

18-10-2021

Childminders - Join our monthly sessions in the comfort of your own home. We will network and look at a range of topics and discuss them together so you can learn and share with other childminders.

Safeguarding Policy into Practice | 2nd November 2021 | 6:30pm - 8:00pm

02-11-2021

This interactive online session will provide the opportunity to look at the recent changes to the Bolton Safeguarding Guidance document. We will focus on how policy is put into practice in your EYFS setting and reflect on safeguarding in general, through discussion and activities.

Safeguarding Policy into Practice | 3rd November 2021 | 9:30am - 11:00am

03-11-2021

This interactive online session will provide the opportunity to look at the recent changes to the Bolton Safeguarding Guidance document. We will focus on how policy is put into practice in your EYFS setting and reflect on safeguarding in general, through discussion and activities.

Early Years Communication and Language Development Surgery | 11th November 2021 | 3:30pm - 4:30pm

11-11-2021

This virtual surgery is open to all professionals working with children and their families in the early years sector and is an opportunity to discuss any element of communication and language practice or concerns and any questions following communication and language training.

Network and Development Opportunities for Childminders: Expressive Arts and Design | 22nd November 2021 | 6:30pm - 8:30pm

22-11-2021

Childminders - Join our monthly sessions in the comfort of your own home. We will network and look at a range of topics and discuss them together so you can learn and share with other childminders.

Early Years Communication and Language Development Surgery | 8th December 2021 | 6:30pm - 7:30pm

08-12-2021

This virtual surgery is open to all professionals working with children and their families in the early years sector and is an opportunity to discuss any element of communication and language practice or concerns and any questions following communication and language training.