“I cannot put into words how amazing the training that you delivered on Friday was, my team were most definitely inspired and I felt that we came together as a team!”
Natalie Smyth, EYFS Lead – West Grantham Academy – St Johns
Why Choose Inspired Children Training?
Inspired Children delivers exceptional, inspirational training for adults working with children of any age. We have contracts with local authorities, schools and agencies across the UK delivering training for early years workers, playworkers, youth workers, teachers, classroom assistants and lunchtime staff. We also offer award winning in-
“Inspired has truly made a difference. The name of the company is bang on. Inspired training is exactly what is delivered and it has inspired us to be better. We were recently awarded Outstanding by Ofsted. Would we have got it without Inspired Children’s training, passion and inspiration? I very much doubt it.”
Alison Bates, Manager, Little Explorers Playgroup.
Inspired Training Supports the following
New and Updated Courses for 2020 -
Brand New Training for Schools Page 76
Updated Inset day sessions and inspiring new lunchtime staff training
The Power of Play – The Therapeutic Benefits of Play Page 8
Our new Therapeutic Play Course has already been incredibly popular and received amazing feedback. It is available in different versions for nurseries, schools and Adoption Agencies
Working with Vulnerable Children Page 9
An insightful new course looking at how we help children that are struggling to cope.. Thought provoking and profound with a range of practical ideas to try with our
Building the Future -
This fascinating course gives a wealth of practical ideas for child directed play
opportunities and highlights the incredible neurological and cognitive benefits to children.
Working with Babies Page 13
An essential course for anyone working with babies – unlike any other baby course!
(now updated to a full day course by popular demand)
The Parent Play Project – Updated for 2018 Page 15
Getting Parents Playing with their Children -
Best Parent Project 2014
Observation Assessment and Planning (Revised for 2018/19) Page 17
Our incredibly successful Observation, Assessment and Planning Course has been
updated for 2018/19 and has more useful tips and essential information than ever.
In the Moment Planning – for confident, resilient children. Page 18
A practical look at “In the Moment” or “Retrospective” Planning and how to work with
children’s own neurological instincts to create magical opportunities that continually
scaffold and extend their development.
The Nature of Nurturing – Practical Attachment Theory Page 19
develop secure attachments in our setting and help overcome attachment issues.
Positive Play for the EYFS (Updated for 2019) Page 21
An essential introduction to positive play in Early Years. Including low cost resources
and a wealth of new play ideas.
Embracing Schema (Completely Rewritten for 2019) Page 23
A vital practical guide to recognising and supporting schemas.
Reflective Practice – A Stepping Stone to Excellence Page 24
With the discontinuation of the SEF form this course helps us to be reflective
Practitioners with a wealth of tools to continuously improve our service.
Child Development and the EYFS (Now commissioned by several Local Authorities) Page 25
A fascinating practical look at the early development of children.
Growth Mindsets and Resilience Page 27
This course was commissioned to look at how we help children become resilient, risk-
Characteristics of Effective Learning Master Class Page 28
Finally the definitive course on the way children learn -
Joy, Wonder and Curiosity Page 29
A celebration of joy and wonder in one of our most inspirational and
Bringing Stories to life! Page 33
Adventurous Play – Risk and Challenge (Updated for 2019) Page 37
An essential course looking at how we can make play more exciting for children and
avoid the catastrophic effects of over protecting them.
Positive Behaviour – Positive Children (Completely revised for 2019) Page 39
and new ideas to help support positive behaviour. Now also available as a full day.
How Children See Us – Positive Adult Behaviour (Updated for 2019) Page 42
This highly popular course about how adult behaviour impacts on children has been
recently updated with some startling new developments in the study of brain
development in children.
Active Maths and Magnificent Maths Page 47
An incredibly popular course exploring maths through a series of fun, practical
experiences. Updated to a full day with new theory and practical experiences for 2019.
Creative Brains – The neuroscience of creativity and the imagination. Page 56
An extraordinary day of creativity, divergent thinking and an explosion of colour and fun.
Play Champions – Intensive Play Course Page 57
Five sessions of the most up to date, practical and essential play theory and research with a host of therapeutic experiences for children. This is our ultimate play course! We also offer especially adapted courses for schools and special schools.
Working with ADHD Page 61
Helping to support children with ADHD in an OOS environment.
Working with Autism Page 62
New course for OOS clubs and schools for helping ASD children
to thrive in a play environment.
NOW AVAILABLE -
SAFEGAURDING, PREVENT DUTY AND BRITISH VALUES. Essential training delivered by Inspired Children in 2019.