Training for childcare providers | Oxfordshire County Council

Training for childcare providers

Research, for example from the EPPE (Effective Provision of Pre-school Education) project, has shown that children make more progress in settings where staff have higher qualifications, particularly if the manager is highly qualified, and the positive effect of this continues into school at least until the end of Year 5.

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Step into Training

High quality professional development training for the early years, childcare and play workforce.

Guide to qualifications

Quality training providers for Early Years, Childcare and Playwork qualifications.

Early Years Teacher Status

Early Years Professional Status has been replaced with the Early Years Teacher Status.

Funding for training courses

As from 1 April 2016 funding for Early Years training is no longer available

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