Allergen Awareness Courses – UK Training Guide

Many businesses require food related training courses to legally trade on the right side of the law. One these is allergen awareness courses. With the increase in reported food allergies, this is more important than ever. As a food business, you are responsible for all food that is served or bought on the premises. Businesses […]

Disqualification By Association – Regulations & Check Guide

A term that is often used in relation to DBS checks for the childminding and childcare sectors is “disqualification by association”.  The procedures and law around these checks can be confusing. This is partly down to changes to the rules around this in the last few years. Our guide on disqualification by association, and how […]

FGM Awareness Training Courses – Workplace Guide

Safeguarding children is a very broad topic, covering many different aspects of children’s welfare. Part of this understanding the issue of Female Genital Mutilation – often referred to as FGM. This unnecessary and cruel procedure has featured in the news quite recently with more arrests being made than ever before. This practice is commonly carried […]

Level 2 Food Hygiene and Safety Certificates – Training Guide

Level 2 Food Hygiene and Safety courses are designed for those involved in the preparation and handling of food. Level 2 is an intermediate certificate and gives you an in depth look at all areas of food safety. There are many food risks at every step of preparation and handling. Because of these risks, it’s […]

Children’s Mental Health Courses – Training Guide

With an estimated 1 in 8 children being affected by mental health issues, anyone working with children must be able to support and recognise the signs. For this reason, enrolling on a Children’s Mental Health course is a great tool for bridging the gap and getting a child the help they need. In these post […]

Fire Safety In Nurseries – Training Courses

Whatever childcare setting you work in, fire safety will always be a very important aspect of workplace safety. Fire safety in nurseries training courses will help all staff to implement the right procedures. This involves knowing the safest escape routes in the event of a fire, and how to practice fire safety with the children. […]

Autism Awareness Courses – ASD Training in Childcare Settings

In this day and age, with more understanding of autism, an Autism Awareness course gives essential training. Childcare practitioners will encounter children on the autism spectrum, or awaiting diagnosis. For this reason, staff must familiarise themselves with the illness, its implications and its main signs. There is never a clear cut sign of autism. Most […]

Safeguarding Children Courses – Online Training Guide

By far one of the most important aspects of training to complete in a childcare setting is Safeguarding Children courses. It is one of the few mandatory training courses all childcare practitioners are expected to do. Safeguarding knowledge should be refreshed every few years as documents and legislation changes in this field all the time. […]

What is Inclusive Practice in Early Years & Childcare Settings?

The term Inclusive practice refers to the belief that everyone has the right to access the same tools, resources, and environment. It’s the attitude that everyone should learn and work together, despite any additional needs that are present. It’s about creating equal opportunities across the board so that everyone gets the chance to thrive. Inclusive […]