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Training for Childcare Providers


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Vale Childcare and Early Years Team offer a range of training support for both mandatory and CPD (Continual Professional Development) courses to the childcare sector. 


Currently, due to Welsh Government, funding there is no charge for these courses but we reserve the right to re-instate fees at any time.


Courses may be solely online, a mixture of face to face and online or delivered by external training providers.

To view our terms and conditions please follow the below link.


Training courses available 2023/2024


  • Paediatric First Aid
  • Food Safety
  • Health and Safety for Childcare Providers
  • Emergency First Aid at Work
  • Manual Handling for Childcare Providers
  • Safeguarding and Child Protection Level 2 and Level 3
  • Transition to Playwork


Book a place on a training course

For you to be able to view and book onto courses, you will need to be signed in to your Dewis account. 


This helps parents looking for childcare as well as helping us to have a clear picture of childcare available in the Vale.


If you don’t already have a Dewis account, you will need to register using your email address.

Here are some instructions: How do I add my information to Dewis Cymru? - Dewis Wales. If you have a problem registering for a DEWIS account, please contact the Family Information Service on 01446 704704.


Book here


If you are having trouble or any problems booking onto a course, please contact the Vale Childcare team by emailing:



Terms and conditions

These terms and conditions are applicable to all delegates attending training courses arranged by the team unless express exemption has been agreed.


Terms & Conditions


Training provided by external organisations


  • Training provided by Vale of Glamorgan Early Years ALN Wellbeing Team

    The Early Years team offer a programme of four free online training modules which include:


    -Person Centred Practice in the Early Years

    -Inclusion for All in the Early Years

    -Working together in the Early Years

    -The Early Years ALN Process Explained 



    Early Years Inclusion Training Spring Term 2024


    To book a space on the programme please email:  


Contact the Vale Childcare team by emailing: