Supporting Children with SEND in the Early Years

Endorsed by CACHE

This course covers what SEND is, legal obligations, different models of disability, how to create an inclusive early years environment and effective partnerships that will benefit children in your setting who have SEND.

Course description

This Early Years Alliance course covers:

  • what SEND is
  • the law and SEND
  • the different models of disability
  • the different areas of needs
  • how to create an inclusive early years environment
  • how to develop partnerships that will help to support children with SEND.

This course also includes case study activities to help contextualise the learning content as well as reflective and knowledge check questions, drag and drop activities and video content to support and cement key learning points.

Supporting Children with SEND, what are my buying options?

Buy as a standalone course

This course costs £24.49 excl. VAT and you can buy online today.



Buy as part of a training package

This course is included in the Early Years Alliance membership. 

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EduCare’s online learning management system is incredibly easy to use with training courses that can be accessed at any time and from any computer with internet access.

With EduCare you can:

  • Fulfil your legal duty of care in the key areas the law and inspection requires
  • Provide robust evidence of staff training
  • Access powerful management reports so you know who has completed the training
  • Allow ALL staff to complete essential duty of care training
  • Access additional resources to extend subject knowledge
  • Keep up-to-date with legislation changes
  • Download personalised certificates
  • Train anytime, anywhere - 24/7
  • Provide training certified for CPD

Key features and benefits

Price £24.49 excl. VAT

Max. Duration 2 Hours

Target Audience Early Years Practitioners

  • Two modules with multiple choice questionnaires
  • Two CPD credits with a personalised downloadable certificate
  • 70% pass mark
  • Written in partnership with the Early Years Alliance
  • Optional narration of the modules for accessibility
  • Additional resources for further learning and printable modules for future reference
  • Course id: 120

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Partners / major users

Pre-school Learning Alliance

What customers say

"Feedback from learners has been overwhelmingly positive with over 98% recommending the courses to others. EduCare is an important partner for the Alliance, they share our commitment to excellence." 

Neil Leitch
Chief Executive
Early Years Alliance