Ofsted releases changes to its Early Years Compliance Handbook

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May 2018 Ofsted has released a list of changes to its Early Years Compliance Handbook, the publication which details their approach to enforcement work in the event that an Early Years provider is not meeting their statutory requirements. “This handbook sets out Ofsted’s policy and approach to its compliance and enforcement work for providers who…

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Nursery Show 2018: Our CEO’s Roundup!

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Our CEO Mark Foster had an excellent time at the Nursery Show 2018. The show was well attended and there was lots of interest in our child protection courses, and in particular our online prevent training. Here’s what Mark has to say about his day out: ‘It’s always great to attend a show which has…

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GCSE entry requirements impacting upon recruitment in early years

Research conducted by the Professional Association for Childcare and Early Years (PACEY) has revealed a decline in the number of individuals enrolling on Level 3 Early Years courses. Seventy two percent of further education colleges who participated in the study reported a decline in enrolments for the academic year 2015-2016 in comparison with the previous year.  In…

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Safeguarding in Education: Early Years

In September 2015, we launched our Safeguarding in Education online training in order to meet the requirements of Working Together 2015 and the introduction of the Prevent duty.  Proving an instant success, it soon went on to become one of our best-selling online courses.  We are therefore, very excited to announce that, due to popular demand,…

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