Setting up your Childminding Service

Course Description

This programme will guide you through the requirements, qualities, skills and abilities that you will need to become an effective childminder.

Course Content

The programme covers:

• The nature of a childminder’s duties

• What skills and abilities are needed

• How to register a childminding business in conjunction with the local authority and Ofsted

• How best to prepare for the Ofsted registration visit, including the need for an understanding of the Early Years Foundation Stage

• The financial and business aspects of childminding

• Qualifications and ongoing training

Key Information

✔ This programme is level 2 (as graded against the nationally accepted levels for training programmes)

✔ Written by expert authors

✔ Certificated by Pre-School Learning Alliance (PSLA)

✔ 70% pass mark

✔ Delivers 1 CPD hour

✔ Certificate upon completion provides evidence of learning

How to apply

This course normally costs £9.50 but is available free to Childcare.co.uk gold members. For more details see our online training page.

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