Courses

Continuous Professional Development (CPD)

To support you to reflect on your CPD investment and ensure you gain maximum impact from the training we provide, you may wish to use our CPD toolkit resource which is available here.

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Supporting Children with English as an Additional Language (EAL) | E-learning

27-08-2022

Explore essential knowledge and tools to support families and children for whom English is an additional language.

Language Through Listening | E-learning

28-08-2022

Learn some fresh and practical ideas to support children to improve their listening and attention skills.

The Early Communication and Language Journey | E-learning

28-08-2022

The session is designed to help practitioners understand typical communication and language development of children aged 0-7 years.

Early Years Based Information Carrying (EYBIC) Work Pack | E-learning

28-08-2022

Find out more about practical ideas, strategies and effective intervention that supports children at risk of speech and language delay.

Nursery Narrative | E-learning

28-08-2022

Delivering effective interventions that develop children's speaking and listening skills through narrative. For practitioners working with children aged 3-5 years.

An Introduction to the WellComm Toolkit for Childminders | E-learning

29-08-2022

E-learning for Childminders in Bolton which will focus on the WellComm Speech and Language Toolkit training and how to access the resources.

WellComm Speech and Language Toolkit | E-learning

29-08-2022

Learn how to identify young children at risk of speech, language or communication difficulties and support them to improve their language skills.

WellComm Speech and Language Toolkit for Public Health Nurses | E-learning

29-08-2022

This interactive E-learning course will help Public Health Nurses to learn how to identify young children at risk of speech, language or communication difficulties and support them to improve their language skills.

Childminder Pre-Registration Course

30-08-2022

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.

Introduction to the Role of a Childminder

30-08-2022

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.

Introduction to the Role of the Communication Champion | E-learning

31-08-2022

Learn more about the role of the Communication Champion and ways to embed communication and language in your setting.

Behaviour and self-regulation in the early years | E-learning

31-08-2022

This course aims to support practitioners to learn ways to manage inappropriate behaviour and conflict in early years and understand how to prevent meltdowns and misunderstandings.

Phase 1 Phonics | E-learning

31-08-2022

This course focused on developing phonological awareness, the building blocks for reading and writing.

Embedding a Language Rich Environment | E-learning

31-08-2022

Use your communication and language toolkit to develop sequenced, progressive communication and language provision. Enabling adults as the main resource.

The Role of the Early Years SENCo | E-learning

31-08-2022

Meeting the needs of children with SEND in the Early Years.

Mark Making to Writing Journey | E-learning

31-08-2022

This interactive E-learning course is designed to help practitioners to support children in early years education to develop the physical skills needed to become confident writers. Please allow up to 2½ hours to complete the full course, although you can stop and restart at any point.

Teaching Maths in the Early Years | E-Learning Package

31-08-2022

Bolton Start Well in collaboration with The Turing North West Maths Hub have developed this interactive E-learning package. This package includes four modules: 1. Number Journey 2. Counting and Cardinality 3. Subitising 4. Spatial Awareness

Learning and Development: Getting it Right in 2022 | 9th September 2022 | 9:30am - 12:00 noon

09-09-2022

A face to face interactive workshop to reflect on current learning and development policies and procedures in light of the 2021 Statutory Framework for Early Years Foundation Stage. There is a focus on observation, assessment, planning and the curriculum.

Learning and Development: Getting it Right in 2022 | 12th September 2022 | 2:00pm - 4:30pm

12-09-2022

A face to face interactive workshop to reflect on current learning and development policies and procedures in light of the 2021 Statutory Framework for Early Years Foundation Stage. There is a focus on observation, assessment, planning and the curriculum.

New to teaching the Early Years Foundation Stage | 3 Day Course

26-09-2022

Learn more about the Early Years Foundation Stage (EYFS) through practical activities and discussion with experienced practitioners. Explore and refresh pedagogy and practice in line with EYFS reforms. Suitable for recently qualified teacher or an experienced teacher new to teaching the EYFS.

Level 2 Award: Safe Handling and Administration of Medications for Children, Including Ofsted Requirements | 3rd November 2022 | 9:30am - 4:30pm

03-11-2022

The Learning and Development team offers Safe Handling and Administration of Medication L2 for Children, including Ofsted requirements as a full day course. It is a face to face session that gives delegates the knowledge required to administer medicines safely and efficiently to children, in line with policies, legislation, safety practice and Ofsted standards.