Before completing the course booking form, please read our 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.
Starting Life Well now provide e-learning courses which can be accessed 24 hours a day. Please find below the courses which are available:
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.
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.
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.
|Ongoing||Practical Safeguarding E-Learning||N/A||Online||£10|
|21 March 2018||Child Protection Training||6.30pm to 9.30pm||Walkden Gateway - Room 3||£25|
|26 March 2018||Safeguarding for Managers||10am to 12.30pm||Innovation Forum||£25|
Leadership and Management Training
|Ongoing||Leadership Through Supervision E-Learning||N/A||Online||£10|
|Ongoing||Childminders Count E-Learning||N/A||Online||£10|
|25 January 2018||Measuring Impact||9.30am to 12.30pm||Walkden Gateway - Room 3||£25|
|29 January 2018||Leadership and Management||9.30am to 4pm||Innovation Forum||£35|
|1 February 2018||Self evaluation workshop||10am to 11.30am||Eccles Gateway - Room 3||Free|
|15 February 2018||Developing Outstanding Practice||9.30am to 4.30pm||Broughton Hub - Room 3||£35|
Learning and Development Training
|24 January 2018||Observation, Assessment and Planning||9.30am to 12.30pm||Eccles Gateway - Room 3||£25|
|5 February 2018||Hooked on Books part one (you will need to be able to attend part two on 12 February)||6.30pm to 9.30pm||Innovation Forum||£35|
|6 February 2018||Promoting High Quality Practice for two year olds||9.30am to 3.30pm||Walkden Gateway - Room 1||£35|
|8 February 2018||Promoting British Values||6.30pm to 9pm||Pendleton Gateway - Room 3||£25|
|12 February 2018||Hooked on Books part two (you must have attended part one on 5 February)||6.30pm to 9.30pm||Innovation Forum||included in part one|
|14 February 2018||Tell Me a Story||9.30am to 12pm||Broughton Hub - Room 3||£25|
|1 March 2018||Firm Foundations in Phonics part one (you will need to be able to attend part two on 8 March)||6.30pm to 9.30pm||Innovation Forum||£35|
|8 March 2018||Firm Foundations in Phonics part two (you must have attended part one on 1 March)||6.30pm to 9.30pm||Innovation Forum||included in part one|
|13 March 2018||Fun with Maths in Early Years||6.30pm to 9.30pm||Walkden Gateway - Room 1||£25|
|14 March 2018||Talking Together||9.30am to 4pm||Pendleton Gateway - Room 3||£35|
|15 March 2018||Quality Teaching in Early Years||9.30am to 4.30pm||Eccles Gateway - Room 3||£35|
|22 March 2018||A Beginners Guide to the EYFS||10am to 12pm||Innovation Forum||£25|
|Ongoing||Supporting Children with SEND E-learning||N/A||Online||£25|
|7 February 2018||Positive Approaches Using Portage Model||9.30am to 12pm||Walkden Gateway - Room 1||£25|
|26 February 2018||ASD Awareness||10am to 11.30am||Broughton Hub - Room 3||£25|
|12 March 2018||Best Practice for EAL Children in the EYFS||9.30am to 12.30pm||Walkden Gateway - Room 3||£25|
|28 March 2018||Signalong||9.30am to 12.30pm||Eccles Gateway - Room 3||£25|
Starting Life Well Clusters
|5 March 2018||Cluster Event||10am to 12pm||Civic Centre||Free|
|5 March 2018||Cluster Event||2pm to 4pm||Civic Centre||Free|
|5 March 2018||Cluster Event||7pm to 9pm||Civic Centre||Free|
|Ongoing||Food Hygiene Level 2 E-Learning||N/A||Online||£12.60|
|Ongoing||Health and Safety for Settings Level 2 E-Learning||N/A||Online||£12.60|
This page was last updated on 23 January 2018