Personal, social and emotional development

Learn how to support personal, social and emotional development in each unique child 

Course details 

Duration: Half day 
Who should attend: Suitable for all early years practitioners working with children of all ages following the EYFS.

What will I learn?

By the end of this course you will be able to: 

• Understand the importance of personal, social and emotional development (PSED) and how this is reflected as a prime area of learning and development in the EYFS
• Understand the importance of PSED in young children and how this builds invaluable foundations for future learning and development 
• Confidently use strategies to support PSED in each unique child through careful observations, assessment and planning
• Understand the role of the adult in supporting the PSED of young children 
• Understand the importance of the enabling environment in PSED of young children 
• Identify the stages children may travel through in their learning journey with regards to PSED, how this links to the Development Matters guidance and their planning. 


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 
   Half Day   Half Day 
NDNA Member   £505  £569
Non-member  £631  £712

Find out more:

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