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A list of all our events are available at the bottom of this page, you can also search by subject area by using the boxes below.
 
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You can also contact us using the information below if you need any assistance.

Email: IPEH.practice.improvement@westsussex.gov.uk
Phone: 01243 777807
 

 
 
91 results found.
Understanding the SEND Code of Practice and the Role of the INCO  
This two part course is for Early Years Practitioners who are in an INCO/SENCO role.
SessionSession DateSession TimeSession VenueRoom NameMap
Session 1Thursday 13 February 202009:30 - 12:00Horsham Nursery School Children and Family CentreTBA
Session 2Thursday 27 February 202009:30 - 12:00Horsham Nursery School Children and Family CentreTBA
SessionSession Details
Session 1
Thursday 13 February 2020

09:30 - 12:00

Horsham Nursery School Children and Family Centre

TBA


Session 2
Thursday 27 February 2020

09:30 - 12:00

Horsham Nursery School Children and Family Centre

TBA


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Safeguarding and Child Protection for Early Years and Childcare Practitioners (EVENT FULL)  
This one day course is for Practitioners at all levels who work in Early Years and Childcare Settings. It seeks to provide you with an introduction to early years safeguarding, that will enable you to have a greater awareness of children's safety and welfare and how to act on and escalate possible concerns.
SessionSession DateSession TimeSession VenueRoom NameMap
Session 1Saturday 15 February 202009:30 - 15:30Field Place - WorthingTBA
SessionSession Details
Session 1
Saturday 15 February 2020

09:30 - 15:30

Field Place - Worthing

TBA


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Makaton Foundation  
This two day course is for practitioners who need to use Makaton at work. To attend this course you must have an understanding of early communication skills. The costs include four workshop manuals, Pocket Book of Signs 1, Pocket Book of Symbols 1 and a certificate of attendance.
SessionSession DateSession TimeSession VenueRoom NameMap
Session 1Monday 17 February 202009:30 - 16:30Burgess Hill - Park CentreTBA
Session 2Tuesday 18 February 202009:30 - 16:30Burgess Hill - Park CentreTBA
SessionSession Details
Session 1
Monday 17 February 2020

09:30 - 16:30

Burgess Hill - Park Centre

TBA


Session 2
Tuesday 18 February 2020

09:30 - 16:30

Burgess Hill - Park Centre

TBA


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Promoting Positive Behaviour  
This half-day course is for Early Years and Childcare practitioners and forms part of our Behaviour, Welfare and Personal Development offer within the West Sussex Early Years Training Programme.
SessionSession DateSession TimeSession VenueRoom NameMap
Session 1Wednesday 19 February 202009:30 - 16:30The Regis Centre - Bognor RegisTBA
SessionSession Details
Session 1
Wednesday 19 February 2020

09:30 - 16:30

The Regis Centre - Bognor Regis

TBA


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Safeguarding and Child Protection for the Designated Person in Early Years Settings (EVENT FULL)  
This half day course is for designated safeguarding or child protection coordinators, managers and established child-minders. It seeks to support you in fulfilling your leadership role in safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children in your care.
SessionSession DateSession TimeSession VenueRoom NameMap
Session 1Thursday 20 February 202009:30 - 12:30Horsham - County Hall North/ParksideRoom 3 - Hastings
SessionSession Details
Session 1
Thursday 20 February 2020

09:30 - 12:30

Horsham - County Hall North/Parkside

Room 3 - Hastings


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Safeguarding and Child Protection in Early Years Refresher  
This half day course is for Early Years Practitioners who have attended the Safeguarding and Child Protection Training for Early Years Practitioners. It seeks to assist you to refresh your knowledge and skills in relation to Safeguarding and Child Protection.
SessionSession DateSession TimeSession VenueRoom NameMap
Session 1Saturday 22 February 202009:30 - 12:30Field Place - WorthingTBA
SessionSession Details
Session 1
Saturday 22 February 2020

09:30 - 12:30

Field Place - Worthing

TBA


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Makaton Foundation  
This two day course is for practitioners who need to use Makaton at work. To attend this course you must have an understanding of early communication skills. The costs include four workshop manuals, Pocket Book of Signs 1, Pocket Book of Symbols 1 and a certificate of attendance.
SessionSession DateSession TimeSession VenueRoom NameMap
Session 1Monday 24 February 202009:30 - 16:30Aldingbourne Country Centre - ChichesterTBA
Session 2Tuesday 25 February 202009:30 - 16:30Aldingbourne Country Centre - ChichesterTBA
SessionSession Details
Session 1
Monday 24 February 2020

09:30 - 16:30

Aldingbourne Country Centre - Chichester

TBA


Session 2
Tuesday 25 February 2020

09:30 - 16:30

Aldingbourne Country Centre - Chichester

TBA


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Makaton Taster  
This 2.5 hour course is for practitioners who wish to use Makaton at work. Participants must have an understanding of early communication skills. The cost includes some basic resources.
SessionSession DateSession TimeSession VenueRoom NameMap
Session 1Monday 24 February 202019:00 - 21:30Billingshurst Community and Conference CentreTBA
SessionSession Details
Session 1
Monday 24 February 2020

19:00 - 21:30

Billingshurst Community and Conference Centre

TBA


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Lifelong Readers - Unlocking the door to reading  
This one day course is for all Early Years and Childcare practitioners. It seeks to support you in promoting children’s reading readiness through playful and purposeful experiences, opportunities and interactions; both adult-led and child-initiated. All delegates need to bring the following: Early Years Foundation Stage (EYFS) Development Matters
SessionSession DateSession TimeSession VenueRoom NameMap
Session 1Thursday 27 February 202009:30 - 16:00Horsham - County Hall North/ParksideRoom 3 - Hastings
SessionSession Details
Session 1
Thursday 27 February 2020

09:30 - 16:00

Horsham - County Hall North/Parkside

Room 3 - Hastings


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Making Sense of the Early Years Foundation Stage (EYFS)  
This one day course is for Early Years and Childcare Practitioners. This informative and interactive Enable Children course provides an overview of the key messages in the Early Years Foundation Stages (EYFS) It is particularly relevant to those new to early years; those who are not familiar with the current elements of the EYFS and those who would benefit from a comprehensive understanding of what is important in provision and practice. You will need to bring with you a copy of 'Earl ...
SessionSession DateSession TimeSession VenueRoom NameMap
Session 1Friday 28 February 202009:30 - 16:00Worthing - Centenary HouseMillenium
SessionSession Details
Session 1
Friday 28 February 2020

09:30 - 16:00

Worthing - Centenary House

Millenium


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