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Code: EYFS 21/0091 Being Two

This course is designed to develop practitioners’ understanding of how two year olds experience and try to make sense of their world in this critical year. Areas covered include schema, brain development, attachment and a focus on the prime areas, especially communication and language. Reference is made to the Progress Check at two and two year old funding to reflect the benefit of early intervention, especially for disadvantaged children. The course explores how practitioners can support two year olds to flourish and enable parents to engage with this at home too.

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Session Session Date Session Time Session Venue Map
1 12 October 2021 14:00 - 15:30 Microsoft Teams (Online Webinar) Map
2 19 October 2021 14:00 - 15:30 Microsoft Teams (Online Webinar) Map

Code: EYFS 21/00121 Safeguarding for All in Early Years (EVENT FULL)

This course will help you to develop an understanding of your role and responsibilities in safeguarding children; and increase your knowledge and confidence in working with Buckinghamshire policies and procedures.
 
During the course we will look at:

- The latest legislation regarding safeguarding children and local safeguarding policy and arrangement
- Possible signs and symptoms of child abuse and neglect
- How to respond to any concerns you have about a child’s welfare
- How to work with relevant policies and procedures 
- What ‘early intervention’ is and how this is arranged in Buckinghamshire
- This course is suitable for all those working in early years and childcare settings.

Childminders who are refreshing their training and have already attended this course should attend the new Childminders - Safeguarding Children for the Designated Officer.

Delegates will receive email communication from the trainer and must complete all sessions:-

·       Part One – Half hour Introduction to familiarise using Zoom, meet with trainer and other learners

·       Part Two – Main session for video presentation, reading materials, interactive activities and an opportunity  for Q&A

·       Part Three -  At the end of the training learners will be provided with an audit of safeguarding practice which they will complete and share with their manager

Please ensure to logon to the main live session 10 minutes prior to the start time to enable all learners to be supported by the trainer and enable the session to start on time.

Instructions and a link to join the course will be provided by the trainer in advance of the Introduction session date.  All learners will attend by Zoom video call as standard. All users should access via individual devices, Zoom is accessible on PCs, tablets and smartphones, when accessing training please be mindful of your environmen as some material is of a sensitive nature.

Please be aware, Zoom is not accessible via Buckinghamshire Council devices. To access this course you must ensure to have provided an email address which can be used from a non-Buckinghamshire maintained device.

Essential Information
Session Session Date Session Time Session Venue Map
1 12 October 2021 09:30 - 10:00 Zoom (Online Webinar) Map
2 19 October 2021 09:30 - 12:30 Zoom (Online Webinar) Map

Code: EYFS 21/00119 Safeguarding Children for DSL Childminders (EVENT FULL)

This course will take place via Zoom Video Conferencing to support settings during the Covid-19 pandemic until such times we can safely deliver face to face training.

Instructions and a link to join the course will be provided by the trainer in advance of the Introduction session date.  All learners will attend by Zoom video call as standard.  Zoom is accessible on PCs, tablets and smartphones.

Please be aware, Zoom is not accessible via Buckinghamshire Council devices. To access this course you must ensure to have provided an email address which can be used from a non-Buckinghamshire maintained device.


The training is divided in to two parts, both sessions are three hours duration and cover the training objectives. Please ensure you complete any pre-reading sent to you before the course.


Please ensure to logon to the live session 10 minutes prior to the start time to enable all learners to be supported by the trainer and enable the session to start on time.

Please note this training could contain subjects of a sensitive nature, it is therefore advisable when accessing training from home to be mindful of your surroundings.

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Session Session Date Session Time Session Venue Map
1 20 October 2021 18:00 - 21:00 Zoom (Online Webinar) Map
2 03 November 2021 18:00 - 21:00 Zoom (Online Webinar) Map

Code: SEN 21/00114 New and Aspiring SENDCO's - Two day course (EVENT FULL)

 
The SENDCO plays a crucial role in the quality of any setting but it can often be a daunting one for practitioners wanting to give children with additional needs the best start possible.
This informative course will give you the tools you need to take forward your responsibilities to be an excellent EYFS SENDCO. How do you ensure SEND is a matter for everyone? How do you manage and plan for the SEND training needs of other practitioners in your setting. Do you know what your statutory duties are, where to go for help and how best to work with different agencies? 

All this is covered as well as some practical strategies and time for individual questions along the way!
Particularly suitable for Early Years SENCOs and Early Years Practitioners who are aspiring to be their setting’s SENCO.
No previous training required.

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Session Session Date Session Time Session Venue Map
1 21 October 2021 09:30 - 15:00 Southcourt Baptist Church Map
2 04 November 2021 09:30 - 15:00 Southcourt Baptist Church Map

Code: EYFS 21/00149 Safeguarding for New Designated Safeguarding Lead

This course is for designated officers in group settings who are new to the role and lead on safeguarding children in their setting. It will provide the knowledge and skills to embed a consistent approach to the development and implementation of policy and procedures within the setting. It will focus on keeping staff ‘up to date’ and ensuring that the key message that ‘child safeguarding is everybody’s responsibility’ is understood by all staff.

This course will take place via Zoom Video Conferencing

Instructions and a link to join the course will be provided by the trainer in advance of the Introduction session date.  All learners will attend by Zoom video call as standard.  Zoom is accessible on PCs, tablets and smartphones.

Please be aware, Zoom is not accessible via Buckinghamshire Council devices. To access this course you must ensure to have provided an email address which can be used from a non-Buckinghamshire maintained device.

Delegates will receive email communication from the trainer and must complete all parts:-
The training is divided in to two parts, both sessions are three hours duration and cover the training objectives. Please ensure you complete any pre-reading sent to you before the course.

Please ensure to logon to the session 10 minutes prior to the start time to enable all learners to be supported by the trainer and enable the session to start on time. Settings with more than one delegate attending need to ensure each learner accesses training via seperate devices.

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Session Session Date Session Time Session Venue Map
1 14 October 2021 12:30 - 15:30 Zoom (Online Webinar) Map
2 21 October 2021 12:30 - 15:30 Zoom (Online Webinar) Map

Code: EYFS 21/00151 Ofsted and the EYFS Statutory Framework. How do they work together?

This course is aimed at all practitioners in the EYFS and will identify the key changes within the revised EYFS statutory framework. It will look at the requirements of Ofsted and how both the EYFS framework and Ofsted inspection framework work together, identifying key features of both documents.

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Session Session Date Session Time Session Venue Map
1 02 November 2021 13:00 - 15:00 Microsoft Teams (Online Webinar) Map

Code: EYFS 21/0038 Safeguarding for All in Early Years (EVENT FULL)

This course will take place via Zoom Video Conferencing to support settings during the Covid-19 pandemic until such times we can safely deliver face to face training.

This course will help you to develop an understanding of your role and responsibilities in safeguarding children; and increase your knowledge and confidence in working with Buckinghamshire policies and procedures.
 
During the course we will look at:

- The latest legislation regarding safeguarding children and local safeguarding policy and arrangement
- Possible signs and symptoms of child abuse and neglect
- How to respond to any concerns you have about a child’s welfare
- How to work with relevant policies and procedures 
- What ‘early intervention’ is and how this is arranged in Buckinghamshire
- This course is suitable for all those working in early years and childcare settings.

Childminders who are refreshing their training and have already attended this course should attend the new Childminders - Safeguarding Children for the Designated Officer.

Delegates will receive email communication from the trainer and must complete all parts of the following:-

·       Part One – Half hour Introduction to familiarise using Zoom, meet with trainer and other learners

·       Part Two – Main session for video presentation, reading materials, interactive activities and an opportunity  for Q&A.

·       Part Three – Assigned task

Please ensure to logon to the main live session 10 minutes prior to the start time to enable all learners to be supported by the trainer and enable the session to start on time.

Instructions and a link to join the course will be provided by the trainer in advance of the Introduction session date.  All learners will attend by Zoom video call as standard.  Zoom is accessible on PCs, tablets and smartphones. For settings with multiple delegates a seperate device will be needed for each atendee. 

Please be aware, Zoom is not accessible via Buckinghamshire Council devices. To access this course you must ensure to have provided an email address which can be used from a non-Buckinghamshire maintained device.

Essential Information
Session Session Date Session Time Session Venue Map
1 03 November 2021 09:30 - 10:00 Zoom (Online Webinar) Map
2 10 November 2021 09:30 - 12:30 Zoom (Online Webinar) Map

Code: EYFS 21/0045 Paediatric First Aid 2021 - Saturday 6th and 13th November 2021 (EVENT FULL)

Important Information

This 2 day course will provide Paediatric First Aid training for Early Years and Child Care Practitioners to meet Early Years Foundation Stage requirements and as required by OFSTED.

This particular Paediatric First Aid course does not meet the End-Point Assessment for Apprentices completing the Early Years Educator – Level 3. 


Due to the practical aspects of this course e.g. practicing CPR it is recommended that learners wear trousers and comfortable clothing. A text book is provided for each learner on this course.

The same person MUST attend both sessions to achieve a certificate. It is a LEGAL REQUIREMENT of the EYFS that 'at least one person who has a current paediatric first aid certificate must be on the premises at all times when children are present' (Statutory Framework for the EYFS, Page 26).

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Session Session Date Session Time Session Venue Map
1 06 November 2021 09:30 - 16:00 MBS House - High Wycombe Map
2 13 November 2021 09:30 - 16:00 MBS House - High Wycombe Map

Code: EYFS 21/0095 A guide to assessment in the early years for leaders and managers (EVENT FULL)

The Statutory Framework for the EYFS (2021) states that “Assessment plays an important part in helping parents, carers and practitioners to recognise children’s progress, understand their needs, and to plan activities and support.”

This course supports practitioners working in the Early Years to understand the importance of good assessment practices as part of the observation, assessment and planning cycle.

This course is part of the Observation, Assessment and Planning series. ‘A guide to observation’ and ‘A guide to planning’ can be booked separately.

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Session Session Date Session Time Session Venue Map
1 09 November 2021 11:00 - 12:15 Microsoft Teams (Online Webinar) Map

Code: EYFS 21/0093 A guide to observation in the early years for leaders and managers

The Statutory Framework for the EYFS (2021) states that “Ongoing assessment…is an integral part of the learning and development process. It involves practitioners knowing children’s level of achievement and interests, and then shaping teaching and learning experiences for each child reflecting that knowledge. In their interactions with children, practitioners should respond to their own day-to-day observations about children’s progress and observations that parents and carers share.”

 

This course supports practitioners working in the Early Years to understand the importance of good observation practices as part of the observation, assessment and planning cycle.

This course is part of the Observation, Assessment and Planning series. ‘A guide to assessment’ and ‘A guide to planning’ can be booked separately.

Essential Information
Session Session Date Session Time Session Venue Map
1 09 November 2021 09:30 - 10:45 Microsoft Teams (Online Webinar) Map

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