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Code: EYFS 21/00113 Introduction to Childminding Autumn 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 training sessions.

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 16th October 2021, Venue to be confirmed.

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 14 September 2021 19:00 - 21:00 Southcourt Baptist Church Map
2 21 September 2021 19:00 - 21:00 Southcourt Baptist Church Map
3 28 September 2021 19:00 - 21:00 Southcourt Baptist Church Map
4 05 October 2021 19:00 - 21:00 Southcourt Baptist Church Map
5 16 October 2021 09:30 - 15:30 Southcourt Baptist Church Map

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