Training for childminders​

Briefing: Becoming a childminder

This is the first step to becoming a Registered Childminder with Ofsted. The briefing outlines what is involved in embarking on the new career as a self-employed childminder including what training is required.

Introduction to childminding practice

This three day course will provide you with the certificate in basic compulsory homebased childcare training required at Ofsted Registration.


Making the most of my childminding business

This is a CPD course for registered childminders.  You will improve your leadership and management skills and realise your business potential including employing assistants and managing tax returns.

Paediatric first aid

This course meets and exceeds the requirements laid down by Ofsted and the EYFS for people needing a 2 day, 12 contact hours First Aid course for adult, infant and child. It will be of particular interest to teachers, childminders, crèche assistants, playgroup personnel and anyone else who has a responsibility for their welfare whilst in your care. 

The session will support practitioners in  their understanding of the ages and stages of language development and how they can support it.

 

This is a CPD course for registered childminders.  You will improve your leadership and management skills and realise your business potential including employing assistants and managing tax returns.