Training and Events

Training and Events

**Due to the current unprecedented situation with COVID-19 this is Leicestershire County Councils advice below:

  • Any events involving the general public, or large groups of staff, should be cancelled until further notice

As such all events are now cancelled until the end of June, we will update this page when further advice becomes available.

Upcoming Events

April 2020

Cancelled - Purposeful Physical Play Training

Cancelled - Purposeful Physical Play Training

Date: Fri, 03 Apr 2020, 18:00 - 20:30

Venue: Lutterworth Sports Centre, Coventry Road, Lutterworth, Leicestershire, LE17 4RB

FREE training to enable you to promote and deliver effective purposeful play and physical development programmes to children aged 0-5.

Targeted at Early Years Practitioners for ongoing opportunities to share progress and learning with your peers.

Cancelled - Benefits of Messy Play

Cancelled - Benefits of Messy Play

Date: Wed, 22 Apr 2020, 18:00 - 20:30

Venue: Brocks Hill Country Park, Washbrook Lane, Oadby, Leicestershire, LE2 5JJ

How Messy Play links to the EYFS, inclusion and mental health in early years.

June 2020

Cancelled - Network Events for our Healthy Tots Settings

Cancelled - Network Events for our Healthy Tots Settings

Date: Thu, 04 Jun 2020, 10:00 - 12:00

Venue: The Sports Pavilion, Gynsill Lane, Glenfield, LE7 7AG

  • All Early Year settings that are participating in the Leicestershire Healthy Tots Programme are required as one of the key criterion to attend the Healthy Tots Network events.
  • It is important to attend the network events irrespective of what stage you are in the Healthy Tots process.
  • Attendance at the Network events can help settings working towards healthy tots status through the accreditation process and it helps settings who have achieved healthy tots status to maintain and sustain their healthy tots work.
Cancelled - Healthy Tots Nutrition Training

Cancelled - Healthy Tots Nutrition Training

Date: Wed, 17 Jun 2020, 14:00 - 16:15

Venue: Glenfield Sports Pavilion, Gynsill Lane, Glenfeild,

FREE Training for early years practitioners to support Nutrition as part of the Leicestershire Healthy Tots Programme.

October 2020

Network Events for our Healthy Tots Settings

Network Events for our Healthy Tots Settings

Date: Tue, 06 Oct 2020, 14:00 - 16:00

Venue: The Sports Pavilion, Gynsill Lane, Glenfield, LE7 7AG

  • All Early Year settings that are participating in the Leicestershire Healthy Tots Programme are required as one of the key criterion to attend the Healthy Tots Network events.
  • It is important to attend the network events irrespective of what stage you are in the Healthy Tots process.
  • Attendance at the Network events can help settings working towards healthy tots status through the accreditation process and it helps settings who have achieved healthy tots status to maintain and sustain their healthy tots work.