Developing outstanding practice

Raise your quality to Outstanding – learn what steps you and your team need to take

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Course details

Duration: Full day, open courses are also available
Who should attend: This course is aimed at all childcare practitioners. It explains how all staff are involved in raising quality to outstanding levels.
Level: Intermediate

What will I learn?

The new education inspection framework emphasises the impact of leaders’ work in developing and sustaining an ambitious culture and vision in their setting.
This NDNA childcare course will help you understand the elements of outstanding practice and how, with the involvement of all staff, settings can improve the quality of their practice.

Key topics:
• Recognise outstanding early years practice
• Characteristics of effective teaching
• Exceptional leaders = outstanding practice
• The Quality Cycle and the Pursuit of Excellence
• The Education Inspection Framework and Early Years Inspection Handbook
• The staff role in quality audits and measuring progress
• Parental partnerships and quality.

Book this childcare course for your nursery: Please call 01484 407070 for a quote


    Prices are based on up to 16 delegates (we recommend 10 as a minimum). A small extra charge applies for extra delegates. You will receive a certificate of attendance to demonstrate your ongoing professional development.

      Weekday  Saturday 
       Full Day   Full Day 
    NDNA Member   £699  £765
    Non-member  £806  £885

Find out more:

For more information contact our training team by calling 01484 40 70 70 or email

“Excellent course, very informative and at the right level. I would definitely recommend.”
  - Trudy Burton, St. Mary’s Childcare Centre