Welcome to the early years and childcare training programme

You can find details of our courses, including dates and costs, on the Brighton & Hove Learning Gateway.

Due to the COVID-19 physical distancing restrictions, we have suspended all face to face training until further notice. We will keep you informed of developments.

During this time our e-learning courses are still available and practitioners may also want to look at other online options for their professional development as listed below.

FutureLearn have a range of free courses about children and education.

The Virtual College have a short course about handwashing. It costs £10. Find our more about An Introduction to Infection Prevention and Control.

CEY Smart from PACEY have a range of short online courses that take around 10 minutes to complete. If you are not a PACEY member, you can trial CEY smart for free. However you will only have access to some courses.

E-learning courses 

Safer Recruitment e-learning*
Safeguarding Children*
Female Genital Mutilation (provided by the Home Office) *
Supporting Children with EAL in the early years*
Food safety and hygiene e-learning
Level 2 health and safety
Let's Look at Writing
Making Maths Matter
Little Scientists Leading the Way
Schemas: Patterns of Children's Play
Supporting Children with Speech, Language and Communication

Need more information?

Please email the team at ceyc.cwdt@brighton-hove.gov.uk or 01273 294 664

Links to specialist training

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