Early years and childcare training

Cheshire East Council offers a range of training opportunities for childcare professionals in the borough.

Childcare provider login

User Guide for Early Years courses booking and online payments

Training courses

Training courses are offered by the Early Years and Childcare Team. Please click on the green Childcare provider log in button above for further information and to book.

Training courses
FEEE briefing - will cover the basic facts of FEEE funding, including how to submit claims for both universal and extended hours via our web based Provider Portal, Early Years Pupil Premium (EYPP) and Disability Access Fund (DAF) Holmes Chapel August 2019
EYFS in Practice - This five session training course will cover all aspects of the Early Years Foundation Stage. The course is suitable for practitioners who are new to childcare or existing practitioners who wish to refresh their knowledge of EYFS. Holmes Chapel September 2019

More training opportunities

You can keep a record of the courses you have attended by filling in the  Staff training overview document (MS Word, 36KB)

Newly published DfE Early Years Workforce Strategy

The early years foundation stage (EYFS) sets standards for the learning, development and care of children from birth to 5 years old. All schools and Ofsted-registered early years providers must follow the EYFS , including childminders, preschools, nurseries and school reception classes.