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Code: EYFS 21/0060 Introduction to Childminding Summer 2021

Introduction to Childminding (ICC) is a course approved by the Local Authority and adheres to registration requirements of the Early Years Foundation Stage (EYFS) and the Childcare register.  ICC covers every aspect of being a registered childminder from meeting children’s learning needs to working in partnership with parents and other professionals.

The course supports you to complete a registration process over four online sessions via Microsoft Teams.

Delegates must have attended or accessed an Information Session prior to booking onto the course, accessed via the Early Years website. This is a pre-registration briefing for anyone interested in becoming a registered childminder in Buckinghamshire. This 45 minute e-learning course will provide information about the requirements and registration process for both the Early Years and Childcare Registers.In addition they must attend ‘Practitioners new to the EYFS’ and Safeguarding Training via Buckinghamshire as a part of this course.
A Safeguarding course is included and will take place on Saturday 12th June 2021, 9.30 – 12.30 (on Zoom Video Conference) details will follow.

An information pack for those wishing to become childminders explaining more about training requirements is available to download on the Early Years website.

You should attend each session and complete all tasks which supports good practice when registered and to receive an attendance certificate. Considerable support is offered throughout the course to enable you to gain maximum benefit.

Please use the below links to access information and complete essential reading before attending this course:

Requirements of the Childcare Register

EYFS Statutory framework 

Guidance documents

DfE ‘Know How guide’  

Essential Information
Session Session Date Session Time Session Venue Map
1 27 April 2021 19:00 - 20:30 Microsoft Teams (Online Webinar) Map
2 04 May 2021 19:00 - 20:30 Microsoft Teams (Online Webinar) Map
3 11 May 2021 19:00 - 20:30 Microsoft Teams (Online Webinar) Map
4 18 May 2021 19:00 - 20:30 Microsoft Teams (Online Webinar) Map
5 12 June 2021 09:30 - 12:30 Zoom (Online Webinar) Map

Code: EYFS 21/0073 Network Group Meetings for Childminders/PVI/Schools (SOUTH) (EVENT FULL)

Join us live for our Summer Network Group meetings to receive updates and useful information on practice, policy and procedures in the Early Years.

This is a valuable opportunity to hear the most current Local Authority information on safeguarding, EYFS Framework and Ofsted key messages. They provide a constructive forum for sharing best practice as well as improving access to support and guidance to enable you to offer the best Early Years provision possible.

These meetings are provided free of charge and for the Summer term 2021 will be held virtually using Microsoft Teams in order to enable access for all. We look forward to welcoming you at one of the meetings.

Essential Information
Session Session Date Session Time Session Venue Map
1 11 May 2021 19:00 - 20:30 Microsoft Teams (Online Webinar) Map

Code: EYFS 21/0071 Network Group Meetings for PVI and School Early Years Practitioners (CENTRAL) (EVENT FULL)

Join us live for our Summer Network Group meetings to receive updates and useful information on practice, policy and procedures in the Early Years.

This is a valuable opportunity to hear the most current Local Authority information on safeguarding, EYFS Framework and Ofsted key messages. They provide a constructive forum for sharing best practice, as well as, improving access to support and guidance to enable you to offer the best Early Years provision possible.

These meetings are provided free of charge and for the Summer term 2021 will be held virtually using Microsoft Teams, in order to enable access for all. We look forward to welcoming you at one of the meetings.

Essential Information
Session Session Date Session Time Session Venue Map
1 11 May 2021 13:00 - 14:30 Microsoft Teams (Online Webinar) Map

Code: EYFS 21/0066 Network Group Meetings for PVI and School Early Years Practitioners (North) (EVENT FULL)

Join us live for our Summer Network Group meetings to receive updates and useful information on practice, policy and procedures in the Early Years.

This is a valuable opportunity to hear the most current Local Authority information on safeguarding, EYFS Framework and Ofsted key messages. They provide a constructive forum for sharing best practice, as well as, improving access to support and guidance to enable you to offer the best Early Years provision possible.

These meetings are provided free of charge and for the Summer term 2021 will be held virtually using Microsoft Teams, in order to enable access for all. We look forward to welcoming you at one of the meetings.

Essential Information
Session Session Date Session Time Session Venue Map
1 11 May 2021 16:00 - 17:30 Microsoft Teams (Online Webinar) Map

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