I regularly attend courses I feel may benefit my own knowledge and the children in my setting. 


Some of the qualifications/training I have undertaken so far are listed below:
ECaT (Every Chid a Talker) Scheme - Achieved ‘Excellence in Promoting Language in Young Children’
EYFS (Early Years Foundation Stage) – various training courses
Level 2 - Food Safety and Hygiene (Catering) 
Level 3 - NVQ in Early Years and Education
Level 4 - Certificate in Early Years via The Open University
Paediatric First Aid
Quality Assurance Award via the NCMA Children Come First Quality Assured Network
Safeguarding Children
SENCo (Special Education Needs Co-Ordinator) Accredited Status
Sign Language – Makaton
Sign Language – Tiny Talk Baby Signing

Further Training/Workshops include:
Allergy Awareness


British Montessori Workship Association Nursery Course

Child Protection Awareness

Data Protection

Equality and Diversity (Introduction)

Fire Safety

Food Allergy

Importance of Play in Everyday Life

Letters and Sounds

Managing Behaviour

Partnership with Parents
Persona Dolls
Planning for Childrens Learning Workshop

Puppets Workshop
Positive Behaviour Workshops
Safer Food Better Business
School Governor – various training/information courses
Supporting Young Children with SEN and disabilities



I plan to continue with my training whever the opportunity arises or I feel a course would benefit my setting and enhance/update my knowledge.