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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.
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).
This course is for new SENCOs, practitioners supporting the SENCO, and those who may become a SENCO in the future. Priority for places on this course is given to settings without a SENCO or settings planning for staff changes.
The SENCO 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 SENCO.
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
All this is covered as well as some practical strategies and time for individual questions along the
Once completed you are able to follow up with attendance at termly EY SENCO Liaison groups.