This course is for staff working with children aged 5+ in after school or play settings.

Course content:

  • Looking at what is unacceptable behaviour
  • Recognising children’s emotional needs
  • Practical strategies and ways to respond to behaviour issues
  • Ways to re-engage children in play
  • Ways to develop positive behaviour in your setting.

Links to the Bristol Standard Dimensions:

  • D1 Values and Aims of the Setting
  • D2 Relationships and Interactions
  • D3 Approaches to Play and Development
  • D5 Play Experiences
  • D8 Equality, Diversity and Inclusion
  • D9 Partnership with Parents and the Wider Community
  • D10 Monitoring and Evaluation.

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Course details

Cost: Free for Bristol-based Ofsted registered childcare workers and Bristol BAND members. £80 all others, 10% discount to non-Bristol BAND member groups.
Venue: BAND Office, Scrapstore House, Sevier Street, St Werburgh's, Bristol, BS2 9LB. View a map
Tutors: Nicky Hutchinson and Chris Calland. Both have many years experience of working in Bristol schools and nurseries supporting children with behaviour issues and their families.
Refreshments: Tea, coffee & squash provided, please bring your own packed lunch.
Funded by: BAND Ltd.
Please note: Bookings on booking form only, accompanied by separate cheques for each attendee payable to 'BAND Ltd' please. Places are limited to 15 (2 per setting), so book early!
Closing date: n/a.