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Code: EYFS086A-C EYFS : Communicating and interacting with the under twos

We know that the communication environment, for babies and toddlers during the first 24 months, influences their future language acquisition. This course is designed to show the many different ways that our youngest children communicate and interact with us, and how as a practitioner you can support this.

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1 19 January 2021 18:15 - 19:30 Microsoft Teams Webinar Map
2 26 January 2021 18:15 - 19:30 Microsoft Teams Webinar Map
3 02 February 2021 18:15 - 19:30 Microsoft Teams Webinar Map

Code: EYCP423 EYFS : Designated Safeguarding Leads (DSL) Training for Childcare Settings - Refresher Training (Virtual) (EVENT FULL)

Important note. Full joining instructions, including links to access the training and guidance will be attached to the bottom of your confirmation email. Please ensure you read these prior to the course start date and keep them in a safe place.

Please check your spam/junk mail folders for expected emails not showing in your inbox, and take action to ensure these get delivered to your inbox in future.

arding Lead (DSL), including childminders, with the aim of renewing their DSL certificate (valid for 2 years). The course will facilitate achieving excellence in Child Protection and Safeguarding by giving tools to embed this into an organisation’s culture.

Please ensure that you are familiar with the course materials attached to your booking confirmation before the course.

There is an expectation that as the Designated Safeguarding Lead (DSL) you know the signs, indicators and pre-disposing risk factors of abuse. If you are unsure of these please ensure you access the online safeguarding children and young people course before you attend this training. You can access this training by clicking on the Elearning tab at the top of this page.

 

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Session Session Date Session Time Session Venue Map
1 19 January 2021 18:30 - 21:00 Virtual Classroom Map
2 26 January 2021 18:30 - 21:00 Virtual Classroom Map

Code: EYFS088AB EYFS : Maths mastery for early years settings

This course will run as two live webinars with the opportunity for small group discussions, practical activities, opportunities to ask questions and complete a take away task between the two sessions.

We will be looking at the theory behind the maths mastery approach as well as practical activities to support learning throughout the environment including manipulatives, books, the seasons and working with parents.

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Session Session Date Session Time Session Venue Map
1 26 January 2021 16:30 - 18:30 Microsoft Teams Webinar Map
2 09 February 2021 16:30 - 18:30 Microsoft Teams Webinar Map

Code: EYCP422 EYFS : Designated Safeguarding Leads (DSL) Training for Childcare Settings - Initial Training (Virtual) (EVENT FULL)

Important note. Full joining instructions, including links to access the training and guidance will be attached to the bottom of your confirmation email. Please ensure you read these prior to the course start date and keep them in a safe place.

Please check your spam/junk mail folders for expected emails not showing in your inbox, and take action to ensure these get delivered to your inbox in future.

This course will explain the role of the Designated Safeguarding Lead (DSL) and to give practitioners the skills to undertake the role within a childcare setting. The course facilitates achieving excellence in Child Protection and Safeguarding by giving tools to embed this into an establishment's organisational culture.

Please ensure that you are familiar with the course materials attached to your booking confirmation before the course.

There is an expectation that as the DSL you know the signs, indicators and pre-disposing risk factors of abuse. If you are unsure of these please ensure you access the online safeguarding children and young people course before you attend this training. You can access this training by clicking on the Elearning tab at the top of this page.

If you have already attended this training and need to update your training you must attend the EYFS: Designated Safeguarding Leads Training for Childcare Settings – Refresher Training. The refresher course has been reviewed to support experienced DSL's who have attended the initial training. This initial course is specifically designed to meet the needs of new DSL's.

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1 28 January 2021 18:30 - 21:00 Virtual Classroom Map
2 04 February 2021 18:30 - 21:00 Virtual Classroom Map
3 11 February 2021 18:30 - 21:00 Virtual Classroom Map

Code: ESC/21/17 Mental Health Awareness for Managers (formerly Managing Mental Health Training) (Cancelled)

This Workshop will enable delegates to positively support and manage staff who are experiencing mental ill health. The focus of the course will be on practical ways to manage and support positive mental well-being for all staff including employees who are experiencing stress and distress.

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1 01 February 2021 09:30 - 12:30 East Sussex Training & Development Centre (St Mary's House) Map

Code: BR7 Building resilience: Signposting families to the support and resources they need

This course covers general sign posting for families key miles stones, enabling families to access online services and information digitally, delivered by the Family Information Service in Children's Services who established the Parent Information Contact (PIC) https://www.eastsussex.gov.uk/childrenandfamilies/familysupport/parent-information-contacts/ scheme in 2007. 

Workshop for frontline staff in working with parents including;  

Administration support staff, community support organisations, early help keyworkers, health visitors, library staff, nursery nurses, parent support advisors, school pastoral care workers, school teaching assistants and school reception staff social workers and volunteers.

Once you have successfully booked a place on this event, you will receive a separate calendar invite with a link to the Microsoft Teams meeting, which will be the platform for this event. Please note this invite will be sent close to the day/time of the event and guidance on accessing this will be given ahead of the training. You will need a laptop, smartphone or online device for this training.

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1 02 February 2021 09:30 - 12:30 Microsoft Teams Webinar Map

Code: LSC672 ESSCP: Participating in the Child Protection Conference and Core Group Process (Virtual) (EVENT FULL)

To enable participants to explore effective inter-agency working in Child Protection Conferences and Core Groups.

This FREE live, interactive training will be delivered via Microsoft Teams. Full joining instructions, including links and guidance will be attached to your confirmation email. Please ensure you read these prior to the course start date and keep them in a safe place.

Important note: Full joining instructions, including links to access the training and guidance will be attached to your confirmation email. Please ensure you read these prior to the course start date and keep them in a safe place

 

 

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1 02 February 2021 09:30 - 14:00 Virtual Classroom Map

Code: EYFS082 EYFS : New to Reception 2020-2021

Following current government guidance for social distancing, this course will now be running as a series of webinars and Q&A sessions for days 1 and 2. Days 3 and 4 will be face to face training. The course usually costs £360, however we are offering this course at a special price of £250 for this year only, as some sessions will be online.

This course aims to develop specialist knowledge and understanding of the Early Years Foundation Stage (EYFS). It enables reception teachers to ensure that their provision is of high quality and that it meets the needs of their class. It will support delegates to understand the principles of the EYFS including how to plan and organise an appropriate learning environment and how to develop effective systems for observation, assessment, planning and evaluation across all areas of learning.

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Session Session Date Session Time Session Venue Map
1 23 September 2020 09:00 - 15:30 Microsoft Teams Webinar Map
2 13 October 2020 09:00 - 15:30 Microsoft Teams Webinar Map
3 13 January 2021 09:00 - 15:30 Wellshurst Golf Club Map
4 02 February 2021 09:00 - 15:30 Wellshurst Golf Club Map

Code: ESC/21/14 Managing Your Time Effectively (Cancelled)

Time pressures impact our work and personal lives as we aim to achieve higher levels of performance with less resource (time) to achieve it. The ability to manage time is an essential skill for effective people. Time management is not about cramming more work into your day, it is about doing better work, with less stress and knowing you have achieved what you set out to do.

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1 02 February 2021 09:30 - 16:30 East Sussex Training & Development Centre (St Mary's House) Map

Code: ESC/20/725 Managing Your Time Effectively (EVENT FULL)

This session will be remotely delivered via MS Teams. Please check the joining instructions under Additional Information.

 

Time pressures impact our work and personal lives as we aim to achieve higher levels of performance with less resource (time) to achieve it. The ability to manage time is an essential skill for effective people. Time management is not about cramming more work into your day, it is about doing better work, with less stress and knowing you have achieved what you set out to do. We will also address how to manage your time when working from home.

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Session Session Date Session Time Session Venue Map
1 02 February 2021 10:00 - 13:00 Remote Corporate Training Map