Welcome to the Early Years Training page.

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.
 
You will need an account to book a place on any event, if you don't already have one you can create an account now. 
 
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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
 

 
 
43 results found.
Best for Babies  
This one day course is for Early Years and Childcare Practitioners. The course seeks to support you to thread responsive, playful and informed practice and provision throughout a baby’s day. It includes exploration of learning and development for under two’s plus schemas, treasure baskets and heuristic play. You will need to bring the Early Years Foundation Stage (EYFS) Development Matters document with you to this course.
SessionSession DateSession TimeSession VenueRoom NameMap
Session 1Tuesday 3 March 202009:30 - 16:00Chichester - County HallLearning Loft - 305
SessionSession Details
Session 1
Tuesday 3 March 2020

09:30 - 16:00

Chichester - County Hall

Learning Loft - 305


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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 1Tuesday 3 March 202009:30 - 16:30Littlehampton Leisure CentreTBA
SessionSession Details
Session 1
Tuesday 3 March 2020

09:30 - 16:30

Littlehampton Leisure Centre

TBA


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Early Years Pupil Premium  
This is a one day course is for Early Years and Childcare Practitioners and forms part of our Teaching Learning and Assessment offer within the West Sussex Early Years Training Programme.
SessionSession DateSession TimeSession VenueRoom NameMap
Session 1Wednesday 4 March 202009:30 - 12:00Chichester Nursery School Children & Family CentreTBA
SessionSession Details
Session 1
Wednesday 4 March 2020

09:30 - 12:00

Chichester Nursery School Children & Family Centre

TBA


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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 1Wednesday 4 March 202009:30 - 16:00Horsham - County Hall North/ParksideRoom 3 - Hastings
SessionSession Details
Session 1
Wednesday 4 March 2020

09:30 - 16:00

Horsham - County Hall North/Parkside

Room 3 - Hastings


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Paediatric First Aid Blended Learning (EVENT FULL)  
This full Paediatric First Aid (PFA) Blended course which includes 12 hours of study and is provided through a blended learning offer combining 6 hours of online study followed by a 6 hour face-to-face training course. The course is suitable for those working in registered Early Years provision and anybody working with children from birth to 8 years. At least one person who has a current Paediatric First Aid (PFA) certificate must be on the premises and available at all times when childr ...
SessionSession DateSession TimeSession VenueRoom NameMap
Session 1Saturday 7 March 202009:30 - 16:30The Regis Centre - Bognor RegisTBA
SessionSession Details
Session 1
Saturday 7 March 2020

09:30 - 16:30

The Regis Centre - Bognor Regis

TBA


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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 1Monday 9 March 202009:30 - 12:30Horsham - County Hall North/ParksideRoom 13
SessionSession Details
Session 1
Monday 9 March 2020

09:30 - 12:30

Horsham - County Hall North/Parkside

Room 13


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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 1Tuesday 10 March 202009:30 - 15:30Chichester - County HallLearning Loft - 305
SessionSession Details
Session 1
Tuesday 10 March 2020

09:30 - 15:30

Chichester - County Hall

Learning Loft - 305


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Safeguarding and Child Protection for the Designated Person in Early Years Settings  
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 1Tuesday 10 March 202009:30 - 12:30Horsham - County Hall North/ParksideRoom 13
SessionSession Details
Session 1
Tuesday 10 March 2020

09:30 - 12:30

Horsham - County Hall North/Parkside

Room 13


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Supporting Social Communication in the Early Years (EVENT FULL)  
This half day course is for Early Years SENCOs, managers and IPEH staff who support the social communication of children. In order to attend this course you must have attended a 'Talking Clearly' event whether hosted via Synergy or via the Learning and Development Gateway.
SessionSession DateSession TimeSession VenueRoom NameMap
Session 1Wednesday 11 March 202009:30 - 12:30Worthing - Centenary HouseConference Room 4
SessionSession Details
Session 1
Wednesday 11 March 2020

09:30 - 12:30

Worthing - Centenary House

Conference Room 4


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Talking Clearly (EVENT FULL)  
This half day course is for Practitioners and IPEH staff who work with children who may need additional support with their speech and language at home or in an early years, childcare or home based setting.
SessionSession DateSession TimeSession VenueRoom NameMap
Session 1Thursday 12 March 202013:00 - 16:00Crawley LibraryTBA
SessionSession Details
Session 1
Thursday 12 March 2020

13:00 - 16:00

Crawley Library

TBA


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