Why Choose Our Training?

Completion of our training will support you in your role as an early years practitioner to increase your knowledge of nutrition for children and improve your settings mealtime provision

  • Developed by award winning registered nutritionists (RNutr)
  • Complete bite- sized modules at your own pace
  • Interactive activities and quizzes
  • Access to practical resources
  • Meet the EYFS and Eat Better Start Better guidelines
  • Certificate of completion
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  • All
  • Early Years Nutrition
  • Nutrition Award
  • Parent e-guides
  • Volunteering

Food and Nutrition for Infants

Food and Nutrition for Infants

Food and Nutrition for Infants

Complete this training to learn more about feeding babies in their first year. Explore topics including: when to start solid foods, the types of foods to offer, texture progression and how to support babies at mealtimes.

Price: £30.00 (Inclusive of VAT)

Food and Nutrition for Toddlers

Food and Nutrition for Toddlers

Food and Nutrition for Toddlers

Complete this training to learn more about the nutrition requirements of under 5’s. Explore topics including: meal and snack routine, key principles of the Eat Better Start Better guidelines and supporting children at mealtimes.

Price: £30.00 (Inclusive of VAT)

Fussy Eating

Fussy Eating

Complete this training to learn about the how to support children who are fussy with foods. Explore topics including: reasons for food refusal, common feeding pitfalls and suitable strategies to encourage children at mealtimes.

 

Price: £30.00 (Inclusive of VAT)

Menu Planning

Menu Planning

Menu Planning

Complete this training to learn more about how to plan nutritious menus for your early years setting that meet the Eat Better Start Better guidelines. Explore topics including how to: develop and review your menus, cater for special dietary requirements and support children at mealtimes and create an encouraging dining environment.

 

Price: £30.00 (Inclusive of VAT)

Oral Health Promotion

Oral Health Promotion

Oral Health Promotion

Complete this training to learn more about factors that can impact on children’s oral health. Explore topics including: tooth friendly snacks and drink, suitable cups and beakers and tooth brushing techniques.

Price: £20.00 (Inclusive of VAT)

Vitamin D – A Healthy Start

Vitamin D – A Healthy Start

Vitamin D – A Healthy Start

Complete this training to learn more about the current guidelines around Vitamin D. Explore topics including: why vitamin D is important, supplement recommendations and how to promote the Healthy Start Scheme.

Price: £20.00 (Inclusive of VAT)

Bin the Bottle

Bin the Bottle

Bin the Bottle

Complete this training to learn more about how best to support families with children over the age of 1 to give up bottle use. Explore topics including: the risks of extended bottle use, suitable cups and beakers and practical tips and strategies that support children to drink from a cup.

Price: £30.00 (Inclusive of VAT)

Cooking and Learning About Food

Cooking and Learning About Food

Cooking and Learning About Food

Complete this training to learn more about how to plan and deliver cooking and learning about food activities with children. Explore topics including: the benefits of cooking with young children, how to choose recipes in- line with the Eat Better Start Better guidelines and suitable skills to teach in your early years setting.

Price: £30 (Inclusive of VAT)

Food Policy

Food Policy

Complete this training to learn more about what to include in your early years settings food policy. Explore topics including:the importance of having a detailed food policy, key information to cover and how to involve staff, families and children.

 

Price: £30.00 (Inclusive of VAT)

Keeping Active in the Early Years

Keeping Active in the Early Years

Keeping Active in the Early Years

Complete this training to learn more about how much physical activity children under 5 need to keep healthy. Explore topics including: the benefits of physical activity, activity ideas to help infants and toddlers to move more and how to support families to be active at home.

Price: £30.00 (Inclusive of VAT)

Healthy Eating in Pregnancy

Healthy Eating in Pregnancy

Healthy Eating in Pregnancy

This training has been developed to support Health Care Professionals, such as Health Visitors, Midwifes and GP’s, to learn more about food requirements during pregnancy and why they’re important for both mum and baby. Explore topics including: weight gain recommendations, food and drinks to avoid and supplement requirements.

Price: £30.00 (Inclusive of VAT)

Early Start Nutrition Award – Bronze

Early Start Nutrition Award – Bronze

Early Start Nutrition Award – Bronze

Supports your setting to achieve nutrition best practice and ensure your provision is providing healthy, balanced and nutritious food and drink. The award will support your settings to set goals and targets to ensure your own best practice to support optimal health and wellbeing.

Price: £300.00 (Inclusive of VAT)

Early Start Nutrition Award – Silver

Early Start Nutrition Award – Silver

Early Start Nutrition Award – Silver

Supports your setting to maintain standards of best practice and generate evidence for Ofsted inspections while improving your mealtimes environment and menus.

 

Price: £300.00 (Inclusive of VAT)

Early Start Nutrition Award – Gold

Early Start Nutrition Award – Gold

Early Start Nutrition Award – Gold

Supports your setting to excel in your nutrition provision and to sustain best practice in providing an outstanding provision of healthy, balanced and nutritious food and drink.

Price: £300.00 (Inclusive of VAT)

Feeding Your Baby in the First Year

Feeding Your Baby in the First Year

Feeding Your Baby in the First Year

This interactive guide has been created for families who are about to begin their baby’s exciting food journey! It can be confusing knowing when and how to start introducing your baby to solid foods, so this guide will help to answer questions such as when to start, what foods to offer and how much is enough. You’ll also find lots of helpful resources, such as recipes, videos and tip sheets, to help you give your baby the best start in life. Book now!

Price: £15.00 (Inclusive of VAT)

Good Nutrition for your Toddler

Good Nutrition for your Toddler

Good Nutrition for your Toddler

This guide has been created to help families provide their toddler with a nutritious diet to support their growth, development and learning! It covers information on what foods to offer young children, including nutritious snack and drink choices, how to create positive mealtimes and vitamin recommendations. You’ll also find lots of helpful resources, such as recipes, videos and tip sheets, to help you give your toddler the best start in life. Book now!

Price: £15.00 (Inclusive of VAT)

Positive Mealtimes – Fussy Eating Strategies for Families

Positive Mealtimes – Fussy Eating Strategies for Families

Positive Mealtimes – Fussy Eating Strategies for Families

This interactive guide has been created for families who‘d like to know how to support their child who is a fussy eater! Mealtimes can be challenging when your little one refuses to eat the food you have prepared for them, so this guide will help to answer questions, such as why children refuse food, along with lots of tips and strategies to support your child at mealtimes. You’ll also find lots of helpful resources, such as meal plans and tip sheets, to help you create positive mealtimes.

 

Price: £15.00 (Inclusive of VAT)

Volunteer Induction Training

Volunteer Induction Training

Volunteer Induction Training

The Induction Training is designed to help you understand the Volunteering Programme. The programme is provided by BSiL via Early Start Volunteering.  In this Training you will learn about other services provided by BSiL. The training will also look into Volunteers duties and responsibilities and what they can expect throughout their volunteering journey, going through step by step procedures.

The overall Training is to provide you with useful information about volunteering and who you can refer to should you have a question or a query.

Price: £1000.00 (Inclusive of VAT)

Early Years Foundation Stage Briefing

Early Years Foundation Stage Briefing

Early Years Foundation Stage Briefing

The EYFS is a framework and guidelines set by the Children Act 2006 for all children from birth to 5 year olds. All Schools and Ofsted-registered early years providers must follow this framework in order to provide all-inclusive and safe environment to promote children’s overall development.  This Training is dedicated to providing you with the basic knowledge and understanding about The EYFS. This training is also useful for professionals such as Volunteers who will be working with children under the age of 5 years at a setting.

Price: £1000.00 (Inclusive of VAT)

Five to Thrive

Five to Thrive

Five to Thrive

Five to thrive has been discovered by Kate Clairns and her associates to provide positive parenting skills which encourages people to understand the things we do every day to help and promote a child’s development of growing brain.

This Training is dedicated to provide you with the basic knowledge and understanding of 5 key activities that helps towards child’s growing brain.

Price: £1000.00 (Inclusive of VAT)