Keeping Active in the Early Years

£ 36.00 incl VAT

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.

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What you’ll learn in the Keeping Active in the Early Years training

  • The benefits of physical activity
  • Current UK recommendations for physical activity
  • Current national statistics for physical activity
  • Activities and ideas that support children to be more active in your setting and at home
  • Tips on reducing inactivity and sedentary behaviour

Who is this training suitable for?

Early Years Practitioners, such as those working in nurseries and Children Centres, childminders and nannies.

Health professionals, such as: Health Visitors, Midwives, GP’s and Pharmacists.

Leaning Content

The training comprises of information slides and interactive activities.

Resources to support your practice and share with families.

Estimated study time 1.5 – 2 hours.


Short multiple choice assessment.

Knowledge Development Plan (KDP) to reflect on your learning.


Certificate issued on successful completion of the course and the Knowledge Development Plan (KDP).

Please Note: Your account is valid and will remain open for twelve months from the date of purchase. After the twelve months the account may be closed if there is no activity/use and any data and/or documentation will not be available to access.


£36 inc VAT


“This course was very motivating and provided me with useful knowledge of how we can keep our children active and encourage them to join in the Daily Mile in fun way, the recommendations for babies toddlers and preschoolers, and how we can guide parents to help their children keep active and healthy through different physical activities” – Sughra Gul, Nursery Practitioner, Susan Lawrence Nursery, 2023.

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