Peer Observations 

Observing your staff will improve interactions with children and the quality of your setting.

Course details 

Duration: Full day 
Who should attend: Leaders and Managers 
Level:  Intermediate 

What will I learn?

Leaders and managers need to oversee teaching and learning to identify which staff need support; something that Ofsted will judge nurseries on. This managers’ course will give you the skills to carry out effective peer observations and support your own team to critically observe, analyse and offer feedback on their peers.

Key course topics 

  • The importance of peer observations
  • Key research supporting peer observations
  • Get the most out of peer observations
  • Peer observation methods
  • Support other practitioners with peer observations
  • Provide effective and constructive feedback.


    Prices are based on up to 16 delegates (we recommend 10 as a minimum). 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