Ofsted specifies you need to have completed before applying:-
At the bottom of the page there are links to suggested training
Ofsted also requiries you to have completed the following:-
Check that the Childminder training course you choose will support you through the above process.
Being an Ofsted Registered childminder is a rewarding career. It especially suits people who wish to return to work but would be prefer to be homebased with hours to suit them.
If this is of interest to you Fig Childcare Training offer a Pre-Registration Homebased Childcare Course (PHC) which can be completed over 3 Saturdays. Our next course will be starting on Saturday 3rd June - Please visit our wesite for further details -
Free Evening Childminder Briefing Session
Thursday 31st August - 7pm to 8.15pm
At the United Reform Church, Widmore Road, Bromley (Next to the main entrance to Boots)
If you are unsure, would like to find out more or would just like to meet us, Fig Childcare Training would like to invite you to a FREE evening briefing meeting where we will discuss the process that you will need to go through to reach this goal as a childcare professional. We have been supporting childminders, prospective and experienced, for many years.
This meeting will enable you to make an informed decision before you commit to taking on something that you may not feel able to complete. You can ask questions and put any concerns you may have to rest.
We run these informal meetings during the evening and they are around 1 to 1 ½ hours. There is no obligation to continue with our Pre-Registration Homebased Childcare (PHC) course.
Among the many topics covered are:
The Registration Process
Please remember to reserve your place by emailing firstname.lastname@example.org or call 020 8289 7061 You can also contact us via our website www.figchildcaretraining.co.uk and use the contact form. If you make an enquiry via email please check your junk folders for our replies as they are sometime put there by your email provider.
**Paediatric First Aid
***Childminder Public Liability Insurance
Childcare Business Grant Scheme
Important News -
The scheme is being reviewed and we expect a revised scheme to be launched shortly. Further updates will be provided as soon as possible; please keep checking this website for news.
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or for training requirements or consultation