Starting Life Well Training programme April 2019 to March 2020

Before completing the course booking form, please read our cancellation policy.

Charges in addition to the cancellation policy

Courses are charged per person per course, please see details below for costs.

If you do not attend the course, you will be charged for the course per person plus the cancellation charge if you fail to notify us in accordance with the cancellation policy.

Invoices will be raised at the end of each month and payment will be required immediately once in receipt of the invoice. If payment is not received, Starting Life Well reserve the right to refuse to allocate places to you or your organisation on future courses until payment is received.

E-learning courses

Starting Life Well now provide e-learning courses which can be accessed 24 hours a day. Please find below the courses which are available:

  • Food Hygiene - £12.60 per person
  • Health and Safety - £12.60 per person

To apply for an e-learning course please complete the online booking form for the course below, each person must have their own individual email address.

Bespoke training

The Starting Life Well service is available to delivery bespoke training to settings. The training will be discussed and tailored to meet the individual needs of the customer. Training will be delivered as a whole day or a twilight session dependent on the subject to be covered. Prices will range from £200 to £450, dependent upon type of training being requested, length of time, number of officers delivering, group size of setting, this will be discussed at the time of request.

Training programme

Click a course name for further information and how to book. 

Please note if you are an individual who does not work in a childcare setting (i.e. school, nursery, playgroup, childminder) or you are not yet a registered childminder, please contact 0161 778 0384 (Option 1) before you book any of the training below.

*You must attend both sessions to complete the course to any courses that have two sessions/dates.

Safeguarding training courses

Date Training Time Venue Cost
15 August 2019 Child Protection 9.30am to 12.30pm Walkden Gateway Room 1 £30
6 September 2019 Safeguarding for Managers 10am to 12.30pm Salford Innovation Forum £30
12 September 2019 Child Protection 6.30pm to 9.30pm Eccles Gateway Room 2 and 3 £30
26 September 2019 Safeguarding Network Meeting 10am to 12pm Walkden Gateway Room 1 Free
13 November 2019 Child Protection 9.30am to 12.30pm Pendleton Gateway Room 1 and 2 £30
19 November 2019 Safeguarding for Managers 6.30pm to 9pm Salford Innovation Forum £30
16 January 2020 Child Protection 6.30pm to 9.30pm Broughton Hub Room 1 £30
21 January 2020 Safeguarding Network Meeting 10am to 12pm Salford Innovation Forum Free
4 February 2020 Safeguarding for Managers 6.30pm to 9pm Broughton Hub Room 1 £30
12 March 2020 Child Protection 9.30am to 12.30pm Swinton Gateway Room 1 and 2 £30

Leadership and management training courses

Date Training Time Venue Cost
4 September 2019 Top Tips and Advice for the Perfect Headcount 10am to 11.30am Eccles Gateway Room 1 and 2 Free
4 September 2019 Top Tips and Advice for the Perfect Headcount 6.30pm to 8pm Eccles Gateway Room 1 and 2 Free
19 September 2019 Tracking Essentials for Managers 10am to 12pm Salford Innovation Forum £25
4 October 2019 Leadership and Management 10am to 12pm Salford Innovation Forum £25
10 October 2019 Safer Recruitment 10am to 11.30am Broughton Hub Room 1 £25
8 January 2020 Top Tips and Advice for the Perfect Headcount 2pm to 3.30pm Broughton Hub Room 1 Free
8 January 2020 Top Tips and Advice for the Perfect Headcount 6.30pm to 8pm Broughton Hub Room 1 Free
23 January 2020 Be a Brilliant Business 6pm to 8.30pm Swinton Gateway Room 1 and 2 £15
29 January 2020 New: Developing Confident and Effective Room Leadership 6.30pm to 9.30pm Salford Innovation Forum £25
6 February 2020 Leadership and Management 6.30pm to 8.30pm Walkden Gateway Room 1 £25
12 February 2020 Tracking Essentials for Managers 6pm to 8pm Eccles Gateway Room 1 and 2 £25
20 March 2020 New: Managers Emotional Wellbeing 9.30am to 12.30pm Walkden Gateway Room 1 £25
26 March 2020 Top Tips and Advice for the Perfect Headcount 10am to 11.30am Swinton Gateway Room 1 and 2 Free
26 March 2020 Top Tips and Advice for the Perfect Headcount 6.30pm to 8pm Swinton Gateway Room 1 and 2 Free

Learning and development training courses  

Date Training Time Venue Cost
10 September 2019 New: Effective Teaching and Learning 6.30pm to 9.30pm Walkden Gateway Room 1 £25
13 September 2019 New: WellComm Training 9am to 12pm Swinton Gateway Room 1 and 2 Free
16 September 2019 New: Working with the Terrific Twos 9.30am to 12.30pm Salford Innovation Forum £25
17 September 2019 Listening and Attention Training 6.30pm to 8.30pm Walkden Gateway Room 1 £25
24 September 2019 Keep on Track 6.30pm to 8.30pm Walkden Gateway Room 1 £25
3 October 2019 Beginners Guide to the EYFS 6.30pm to 8.30pm Salford Innovation Forum £25
8 November 2019  New: EYFS Mathematics  9.30am to 12.30pm  Swinton Gateway Room 1 and 2  £25 
13 November 2019 New: WellComm Training 1pm to 4pm Salford Innovation Forum Free
14 November 2019 Talking Together 9.30am to 4.30pm Walkden Gateway Room 1 £35
14 November 2019 Infant feeding, responsive parenting and brain development 6.30pm to 9.30pm Walkden Gateway Room 1 Free
14 November 2019 Babies and Toddlers: Developing, Learning, Playing Session One 6.30pm to 9.30pm Salford Innovation Forum £35 
20 November 2019 Smiling, Dining and Exercising 9.30pm to 11.30pm Pendleton Gateway Room 1 and 2 £25
21 November 2019 Babies and Toddlers: Developing, Learning, Playing Session Two 6.30pm to 9.30pm Salford Innovation Forum  -
27 November 2019 Infant feeding, responsive parenting and brain development 6.30pm to 9.30pm Salford Innovation Forum Free
8 January 2020 New: WellComm Training 1pm to 4pm Pendleton Gateway Room 1 and 2 Free
14 January 2020 New: What Teaching Means - Creating Effective Learning Environments 6.30pm to 9.30pm Walkden Gateway Room 1 £25
17 January 2020 Keep on Track 10am to 12pm Eccles Gateway Room 1 and 2 £25
24 January 2020 New: Ideas for Early Writing 9.30am to 12.30pm Walkden Gateway Room 1 £25
5 February 2020 Talking Together 9.30am to 4.30pm Eccles Gateway Room 1 and 2 £35
11 February 2020 New: Working with the Terrific Twos 6.30pm to 9.30pm Walkden Gateway Room 1 £25
13 February 2020 Listening and Attention Training 10am to 12pm Eccles Gateway Room 1 and 2 £25
2 March 2020 Learn to Behave: Planning to Support Positive Behaviour Session One 6.30pm to 9.30pm Swinton Gateway Room 1 and 2 £35
4 March 2020 Supporting Boys Early Literacy Skills 9.30am to 3.30pm Walkden Gateway Room 1 £35
6 March 2020 New: WellComm Training 9am to 12pm Walkden Gateway Room 1 Free
9 March 2020 Learn to Behave: Planning to Support Positive Behaviour Session Two 6.30pm to 9.30pm Swinton Gateway Room 1 and 2  - 
17 March 2020 Beginners Guide to the EYFS 6.30pm to 8.30pm Swinton Gateway Room 1 and 2 £25
19 March 2020 New: Effective Teaching and Learning 9.30am to 12.30pm Salford Innovation Forum £25
25 March 2020 New: Understanding School Readiness 9.30am to 12.30pm Salford Innovation Forum £25

Inclusion training courses

Date Training Time Venue Cost
11 September 2019 ASD Accreditation Training Session One 9.30am to 12.30pm Salford Innovation Forum £35
18 September 2019 ASD Accreditation Training Session Two 9.30am to 12.30pm Salford Innovation Forum  - 
25 September 2019 SENCO Cluster 6.30pm to 8.30pm Salford Innovation Forum Free
9 October 2019 New: EHCP Training 10am to 12pm Broughton Hub Room 1 Free
9 October 2019 New: EHCP Training 7pm to 9pm Salford Innovation Forum Free
30 October 2019 New: EHCP Paperwork Cluster 10am to 12pm Walkden Gateway Room 1 Free
30 October 2019 New: EHCP Paperwork Cluster 7pm to 9pm Eccles Gateway Room 1 and 2 Free
6 November 2019 New to the Role of the SENCO 6pm to 9pm Salford Innovation Forum £25
2 December 2019 New: Target Setting for Inclusive Practice 9.30am to 4pm Broughton Hub Room 1 £35
15 January 2020 New: SENCO Training - Roles and Responsibilities 9.30am to 4pm Walkden Gateway Room 1 £35
20 January 2020 New: Supporting Children with ADHD 9.30am to 12.30pm Swinton Gateway Room 1 and 2 £25
28 January 2020 ASD Awareness 9.30am to 12.30pm Eccles Gateway Room 1 and 2 £25
6 February 2020 SENCO Cluster 10am to 12pm Eccles Gateway Room 1 and 2 Free
18 March 2020 New to the Role of the SENCO 9.30am to 12.30pm Walkden Gateway Room 1 £25
31 March 2020 New: Be Sensory Aware 6.30pm to 9.30pm Walkden Gateway Room 1 £25

Starting Life Well Cluster Events

Date Training Time Venue Cost
4 November 2019 EYFS Schools Co-ordinators Cluster 1.30pm to 3.30pm Buile Hill £25

Universal training courses

Date Training Time Venue Cost
Ongoing Food Hygiene Level 2 E-learning Online Online £12.60
Ongoing Health and Safety for Setting E-learning Online Online £12.60
16 November 2019 Paediatric First Aid Session One 9.30am to 4.30pm Salford Innovation Forum £50
23 November 2019 Paediatric First Aid Session Two 9.30am to 4.30pm Salford Innovation Forum  -
11 January 2020 Paediatric First Aid Session One 9.30am to 4.30pm Salford Innovation Forum £50
18 January 2020 Paediatric First Aid Session Two 9.30am to 4.30pm Salford Innovation Forum  -
26 February 2020 Paediatric First Aid Session One 9.30am to 4.30pm Salford Innovation Forum £50
27 February 2020 Paediatric First Aid Session Two 9.30am to 4.30pm Salford Innovation Forum  -
14 March 2020 Paediatric First Aid Session One 9.30am to 4.30pm Salford Innovation Forum £50
21 March 2020 Paediatric First Aid Session Two 9.30am to 4.30pm Salford Innovation Forum  -

This page was last updated on 9 August 2019

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