What training have the staff supporting children with SEND had or are having?

We continually update our training and improve our professional knowledge and development and can access specific training if a need arises.

Training attended;

Sara and Simon Virgo
Paediatric first aid, Epipen training – Silver Cloud Training Academy
Cardiac Resuscitation – The Sussex Heart Charity – Basic Life Support
Gastrostomy button replacement – Community Paediatric Nurses

Sara Virgo
NNEB - National Nursery Examination Board – Level 3
Early Language Development Programme – WSCC SALT service
Talk, Talk, Talk - Supporting early communication – WSCC – Enable Children
Manual handling in a childcare setting – WSCC – CJ Group
Including all children – WSCC – Enable Children
Sensory Play in the early years – WSCC – Future Creative
Special educational needs in the nursery setting – Skills Challenge Training
Expectations of Behaviour - PACEY
Supporting Children with Speech, Language and Communication Needs - PACEY
An Introduction to Children Diagnosed with Autism Spectrum Disorder - PACEY
Introduction to Child Protection – WSCC- Hempsalls
Child Protection for the Designated Person – WSCC - Hempsalls
CYPOP5 setting up a home based childcare service – PACEY – Cache 4 credits at Level 3
Risk Assessments – WSCC – Enhance Services Ltd
Safer Foods - Level 2 Award in food safely in catering – National Day Nurseries – Qualifi
Several EYFS specific training courses – WSCC - Enable Children and PACEY

Simon Virgo
An Introduction to Safeguarding Children V3 certificate – Virtual College Ltd
Fire Safety Training – Virtual College Ltd
Safer Foods - Level 2 Award in food safely in catering – National Day Nurseries – Qualification
Masters in Business Administration (MBA) – University of Brighton
Chartered Institute of Marketing Diploma
City & Guilds qualified photographer