Annual Programme - 2019 - 2020 

 

Our annual programme is offered to enable all people who care for children to attend training or workshops of their choice. We also provide personalised in-house training as stand-alone sessions.  

WE CURRENTLY HAVE A PARENT WORKSHOPS OFFER AVAILABLE UNTIL DECEMBER 2020 - PLEASE CONTACT US FOR FURTHER DETAILS

 

As part of our PASCAL annual programme, we offer the 12 hours accredited paediatric 1st Aid course in line with current regulations. We offer these 2-3 times a year as part of our annual training programme. The 12hr paediatric 1st Aid or the 6hr - emergency paediatric 1st Aid course can also be booked through PASCAL Training Ltd to be delivered in-house for 10-12 people with more flexible times and dates to suit needs. Please contact us to obtain prices as these will vary in accordance with attendance places. 

If you require any further details regarding any of our services, courses, sessional contents, cost enquiries, or would like to make a booking, please email or call one of our consultants.

Carol Haydon, Linda Walls or Angela Pugh

 

12hr Paediatric 1st Aid  WE ARE CURRENTLY TAKING BOOKINGS FOR...

 

 October 2019 - 2 days  - Mon 21st & Tues 22nd October - £80

* L3 Registered and Accredited through awarding body nuco -  This course is Accredited and Certificated by the Awarding body nuco through registration, and delivered by Fiona Gerdes-Hanson 9.15am - 4.00pm at Bromley Methodist Church, College Road, Bromley, Kent, BR1 3NS 

Saturday April 25th and Saturday 2nd May 2020 - £80

venue to be advised but will be in Bromley/Croydon area 

*Level 3 accredited 12hr paediatric 1st Aid course takes place over two days.

Please contact us if you wish to book or be added to our waiting list as places are taken up quickly

Facilitator/qualified 1st Aid trainer for nuco training – Fiona Gerdes-Hanson

Nuco are an approved accredited awarding body who are registered to certificated this course as a level 3 certificate. “FAA Level 3 Award in Paediatric First Aid (QCF)” The two 6hrs sessions must be attended fully on both days to complete in its entirety.  It satisfies the guidelines and criteria as laid down by the revised EYFS and current Ofsted regulations. Once your place is registered with awarding body we are unable to offer a refund. Details of the course can be accessed through http://www.nucotraining.com

 

 

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Leadership and Management - This has now been newly developed to support training both in a class session and then offering individual one to one training support in-house. This is to meet the individual needs of the early year's provision as well as the individual learner. The suggested 3 sessions include...

  • Ofsted - Are you outstanding? - Class session - delivered annually  (Tues 28th Jan 2020) Looks at Ofsted expectations and best practice. Identifies current legal responsibilities and what makes a provision outstanding. 

  • One-to-one in-house training session - Reflects on skills and qualities that make a leader or manager inspirational. Consider ways to communicate effectively. Reviews personal strengths and set SMART targets to link with the vision of the workplace.  

  • One-to-one in-house training session - Clarifying and implementing procedures to ensure quality is at the heart of practice. Review procedures and undertake joint observations to support supervision, appraisal, disciplinary and partnership working.

 

The course is best covered in its entirety and is suitable for deputies, practitioners new to a lead role, room supervisors, and anyone who leads and manages a childcare provision.

 

Below are the annual programme sessions for 2019-2020. Please email or call to book a place or for any further information.

If you have any further suggested workshops or training which you think other practitioners/childcarers might be interested in or you might like delivered in-house please let us know your suggestions via our contact details.

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To launch our annual programme this year we are presenting an evening with a guest speaker delivering an interactive session entitled 

'COMMUNICATION IS KEY'

GUEST SPEAKER - JULIA HAYDON

 

EDUCATIONAL SPEECH AND LANGUAGE THERAPIST

Tuesday 24th September 2019 - 6.30pm - 9.30pm

Bromley Methodist Church, College Road, Bromley, Kent, BR1 3NS 

Special introductory offer - £30 (normally £45 for 3 hrs)

 

The evening will consist of...

Information about PASCAL Training Ltd up and coming programme and exclusive offers

The main part of the evening delivered by Julia will cover -

Awareness of how to support and extend children's speech, language and communication.  

Identify delayed speech and understanding and the reasons for it.

Reflect on strategies to support children and their families. 

Time has been allocated at the end for people to network with each other and ask any questions regarding the session, any further training, bookings and reviewing resources. 

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 CONTINUED ANNUAL PROGRAMME...

Fun, experiments and experiences in the curriculum

Tuesday 8th October 2019 - 7pm - 9pm

Bromley Methodist Church, College Road, Bromley, Kent, BR1 3NS 

Consultant – Linda Walls

In line with the new Ofsted EIF (Education Inspection Framework)

Increase practical understanding of the EYFS curriculum in line with the EIF. Identify ways to enrich learning experiences for children. Discuss planning 'in the moment' and consider what intent, implementation and impact, means in practice. Reflect on how the characteristics of effective learning are MET.

Observation and assessment  Tuesday 19th November 2019 - 7pm - 9pm

Bromley Methodist Church, College Road, Bromley, Kent, BR1 3NS 

Consultant – Angela Pugh

Following level 3 standards, EYFS guidance and childhood theory

To have more understanding of observation and assessment within Early Years. Recognising the role and differences between observation and assessment. Develop techniques and skills to produce more effective observations. Discuss how observation and assessment inform next steps. 

Ofsted - Are you outstanding  Tuesday 28th January 2020 - 7pm - 9pm

Bromley Methodist Church, College Road, Bromley, Kent, BR1 3NS 

Consultant – Linda Walls

In line with Ofsted new guidance, regulations and requirements

Looks at Ofsted expectations and identifies best practice in readiness for inspections. Recognises what makes a provision outstanding and what is needed to maintain and develop a high standard.

Policies and procedures - reflecting CURRENT legislation

 Tuesday 11th February 2020 - 7pm - 9pm

Bromley Methodist Church, College Road, Bromley, Kent, BR1 3NS 

Consultant – Angela Pugh, Linda Walls, Carol Haydon

Aimed at practitioners working and/or training at level 3 (or above) and others in a supervisory role. 

Be aware of the importance of keeping policies updated to include current legislation.

Identify the safeguarding and welfare core areas relating to all policies. Discuss and recognise how legislation links to policies and procedures. Review how to access details of the latest legislation to be sure you are putting them into practice.   

Safeguarding update and refresher   

Tuesday 17th March  6.30pm - 9.30pm - Please note THIS SESSION is for 3hrs

Bromley Methodist Church, College Road, Bromley, Kent, BR1 3NS

Consultant – Carol Haydon

In line with current safeguarding guidance and legislation - Gives updates and reviews knowledge on how to safeguard children and young people. Revisits and reviews types and potential indicators of abuse and how to respond if you have a concern and what should happen, including concerns about the conduct of other people. Recognises the importance of working in partnership with parents, families and outside agencies and identifies the barriers to reporting concerns. Explores actual scenarios relating to safeguarding and informs about current knowledge of new guidance and procedures. It is recommended that all attendees should have already completed safeguarding awareness training.

Equality, Diversity and Inclusion workshop -   Tuesday 28th April 2020   7pm - 9pm 

Bromley Methodist Church, College Road, Bromley, Kent, BR1 3NS

Following EYFS and National Standards

Consultant TBC– Angela Pugh/Carol Haydon/Linda Walls

Enhance awareness of equality, diversity and inclusion within an early years setting. Reflect on own knowledge, practice and challenge stereotypical assumptions. Develop activities/experiences to promote positive practice and support adults knowledge of cultural capital and British values.   

Supporting children with English as Additional Language -  Tuesday 19th May 2020 

Bromley Methodist Church, College Road, Bromley, Kent, BR1 3NS

Consultant – Angela Pugh or Carol Haydon

In line with EYFS guidance and supporting Ofsted guidance  

Gain information on how to support children with English as an Additional Language in early years settings. Recognise guidelines that reflect inclusive practice for children and identify issues which may arise. Develop and plan strategies, experiences and activities to support children's individual needs supporting their learning and development to be able to reach their full potential 

Emotional well-being and mental health in children - Tuesday 23rd June 2020 

Bromley Methodist Church, College Road, Bromley, Kent, BR1 3NS

Consultants – Linda Walls/Carol Haydon

National and current information followed to support session taken from recent qualifications  

How to promote the emotional wellbeing and mental health of children. To define mental health, resilience and self-esteem, looking at strategies to promote and nurture these. Review accessibility of specialist information and support.

OTHER POPULAR SESSIONS YOU MAY WANT TO CONSIDER FOR IN-HOUSE TRAINING OR TO CONSIDER COLLABORATING WITH OTHER LOCAL PROVISIONS

Understanding Autism 

Supports National frameworks, Ofsted, and EYFS guidance.

Develops awareness of the indicators to look for and strategies to provide support for children with autism. Identifies typical indicators of autism, demonstrates an understanding of what it means to be on the autistic spectrum and strategies to support children, their families and the care providers. 

Promoting and supporting positive behaviour -

Supported resources reflect best practice through the NSPCC and the guidance from the EYFS

Looks at how to support and manage children’s behaviour in line with their development. Exploring strategies and the importance of the adult role.

   

What do I need to know about GDPR? 

In line with governmental guidelines, regulations and requirements

Reviews the legislation around GDPR and explores practical applications in the setting and for practitioners. Identifies best practice and gives a chance to share common concerns regarding data protection and its procedures.

Outdoor Play 

Follows guidance from Ofsted and EYFS

Supports a healthy living theme looking at how to make outdoor play more exciting. Ideas explored from Forest school approach, introducing gardening and developing sensory activities to explore and experiment. Back to nature with strategies to develop how risk-taking can support children's confidence and build on their independence. In line with guidance and recommendations within the EYFS to improve children healthy lifestyles.