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Child's Play - PPCP-712 - ( 22 February 2020, 09:30 - 12:30 )

This course is aimed at Bexley's registered Childminders and Nurseries/Pre-Schools


The aim of this course is to support early years practitioners to understand the importance of play and interaction and the positive impact this has on children’s learning and development.


The 3 hour training session includes an introduction to play theories, links between play and interaction with children's development and learning. Practical tips and strategies to support interaction in a setting.


By the end of the training participants will be able to:

Understand the importance of play and interaction.
Understand how play impacts on a child’s development—research into brain development and cognition, language, emotional and social skills as well impact of play deprivation.
Understand how children’s play develops, including schemas
To be confident in using a range of practical play skills depending on children’s ages and stages.

Booking Information

This course is offered to you at £30 per delegate. Please make sure that you or your staff can attend before booking as we do not accept cancellations.
Any no-shows or cancellations will be charged a further administration fee of £30.

Please ensure that you arrive at least 15 minutes before the course is due to start. Latecomers will be asked to leave and will be charged an administration fee of £30.


Confidentiality must always be observed
The trainer will focus on the specific learning and will not engage in conversations inappropriate to the task in hand.
Learners will be openly encouraged to do the same.
Each individual is responsible for their own learning and if there is anything they feel they should raise regarding the training they should do so with the trainer during the session
Each individual is expected to make a contribution, which will be valued and listened to
Individuals should respect the learning environment and try not to disrupt the training
There should be mutual respect within the group for individuals and their experiences
Naive questions will be considered the norm


We commit to speaking confidentially whilst on this training. However, if you share anything with us (during or after the training) that is cause for concern, we have a duty to follow it up. This may mean speaking to your manager, to Ofsted, to Social Care or to the LADO


Registered Childminders and Nurseries/Pre-School

22 Feb 2020 09:30 - 12:30

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Early Years Team
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Date and Time

22 Feb 2020 09:30 - 12:30


G04 & G05, Civic Centre, 2 Watling Street, Bexleyheath, Kent DA6 7AT


Michelle Cooke
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