Training Days & Events

Running an early years training day for an entire nursery can be a daunting prospect, but more and more nurseries are realising the benefits of this type of event.  Whether you decide to close the nursery for a day or convince staff to turn up at the weekend, the whole team can benefit from the team building and motivation of spending a day developing! How can we help? We can provide everything from a trainer for a two hour session to a … [Read more...]

More and more updates from Ofsted

The updates from Ofsted just keep on coming and it's hard to keep up with everything that is coming through at the moment - we're doing our best though through the various social media outlets and here on our news page. So the first useful information that came through was the Early Years Newsletter which conveniently puts all the newly published documents into one place to help make them easy to access - and hopefully make sure you know what is … [Read more...]

Free Enabling Environments Session 06/11/2014

Enabling Environments for the EYFS 2014 Date: 06/11/2014 - 6:15 pm - 8:15 pm The final chance to try one of our free Enabling Environments taster sessions. Providing an enabling environment remains key to supporting better outcomes for children. Environments that are enabled to help children feel comfortable encourage them to explore and allows practitioners to support their next steps. This course looks at how we can ensure our environments … [Read more...]

Free Enabling Environments Session 31/10/2014

Enabling Environments for the EYFS 2014 Date: 31/10/2014 - 9:15 am - 11:15 am Providing an enabling environment remains key to supporting better outcomes for children. Environments that are enabled to help children feel comfortable encourage them to explore and allows practitioners to support their next steps. This course looks at how we can ensure our environments are highly stimulating with child-accessible resources to promote learning and … [Read more...]

Paediatric First Aid Training

The last few places are still available on our Qualsafe Paediatric First Aid training for Early Years running on Saturday 25th October and 8th November from 10am-4pm. Following the Department for Education’s decision to remove the requirement that first aid training to be approved by local authorities, we have taken the opportunity to offer Qualsafe Paediatric First Aid training accredited training via Anne Cooke, an experienced First Aid … [Read more...]

Boosting Profit by Increasing Occupancy

Increasing Occupancy If you are a Nursery or Preschool owner or manager looking at boosting your profit and increasing occupancy then our new 2 hour Building Occupancy training course is perfect for you. During this practical, hands-on course we will help you identify and demonstrate how to shout about your special features that will help to improve your occupancy rates. We share best practice and innovative ideas based on our successful … [Read more...]

Top Tips to Become Outstanding

Top Tips to Become Outstanding Tricia Wellings, MBK Training's Early Year training expert, shares her ten top tips to become outstanding to enable you to make your early years setting Outstanding... Build high expectations in your staff team, of themselves, their children and their families Encourage thorough reflections from all staff to constantly look at improving practice Create a ‘WOW’ wall to engage ALL parents with their children’s … [Read more...]

Qualsafe First Aid Training

MBK Training offer Qualsafe First Aid training At MBK Training we are delighted to announce that we can now offer Qualsafe accredited First Aid training courses for Early Years either at your setting or any of our training locations. Following the Department for Education’s decision to remove the requirement that first aid training to be approved by local authorities, we have taken the opportunity to offer Qualsafe accredited training via … [Read more...]

New Website Launches For MBK Training

We are delighted to launch our new website for MBK Training Ltd, an early years training provider offering curriculum and Continuous Professional Development (CPD) training courses for early years providers across the Midlands. The courses are delivered face-to-face in small groups. The interactive sessions ensure candidates are kept up to speed with all the latest legislation and good practice, while also adding to their CV and furthering their … [Read more...]