Training for Childcare Providers Early Years Development & Childcare Partnership 

Training calendar for April 2019 - April 2020 



  • As usual, a maximum of 2 staff members from each setting can apply for a course.

  • Your place will only be secured once payment has been received by our team. 

  • Your name will be removed from the system if payment is not made within 7 days. 

  • We can only accept name changes for courses or cancellation of a place - 7 days before the training is due to take place.

  • There may be occasions, although very rare, that we may have to cancel or re-arrange courses at short notice.

  • If you fail to attend training you will be charged a £25 administration fee.


Payment of cash or cheque is accepted - cheques to be made payable to Vale of Glamorgan Council (and sent to Laura Ellis or Shelley Lloyd at the below address):


Children & Young People’s Partnership,

Civic Office,

Holton Road, Barry



Alternatively you can call into the office and pay by cash.


Unregistered Childcare Providers can only attend Childcare Protection Training. This is good practice for all Childcare Providers. 





Paediatric First Aid


Course: Paediatric First Aid Level 3 (12 Hour course)

Date: Tuesday 10, Wednesday 11, Tuesday 18 & Wednesday 19 March 2020

Time: 6.15pm - 9.15pm

Venue: Gibbonsdown Children Centre, Barry CF62 9DF

Cost: £25

Spaces available: Full

Food Safety


Course: Food Safety Level 2 (6 Hour Course)
Date: Wednesday 12 & Thursday 13 February 2020
Time: 6.15pm - 9.15pm
Venue: Gibbonsdown Children Centre, Barry CF62 9DF
Cost: £20
Spaces available: 10 spaces available 

Health & Safety for Childcare Providers


Course: Health & Safety for Childcare Providers (6 hour Course)

Date: Saturday 8 February 2020

Time: 9.30am - 4.00pm

Venue: Gibbonsdown Children's Centre, Barry CF62 9DF

Cost: £20

Spaces: 12 spaces available

Emergency First Aid at Work


Course: Emergency First Aid at Work (6 Hour Course aimed at Staff)

Date: TBC

Time: TBC

Venue: TBC

Cost: TBC

Spaces: TBC

Manual Handling for Childcare Providers


More information to follow.

Safeguarding & Child Protection Level 2


Date: TBC
Time: TBC
Venue: TBC
Cost: TBC
Spaces available: TBC


For more information about individual courses and to book a course, please use the online booking system at: Training Information 


All urgent training enquires to the Children and Young People's Partnership Team: