Early Years Professional Development Programme – places now available for February 2023

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Jan 18 2023

The Early Years Professional Development Programme is now accepting applications for the latest phase of the training, beginning February 2023.  Hammersmith & Fulham Local Authority is signed up to this programme and encouraging as many settings and schools to register for this programme.  Previous phases of this programme have been well received by the sector.

We anticipate this programme to be very popular and encourage EYFS Leads, EYFS setting managers and childminders to register their interest as soon as possible.

The flexible study programme offers a high quality CPD programme across England, and is facilitated through online self-study and regular facilitated webinars. Areas covered include:

  • Early communication and language
  • Early mathematics
  • Personal, social and emotional development (PSED)

The training is designed for all early years practitioners, qualified to Level 3 or above, who regularly work with disadvantaged children aged 2-4 (*eligibility criteria applies).  The training is also available to early years practitioners who work in school nurseries.

To find more information about the programme, details on eligibility and how to apply please click on the link below. Early years practitioners should discuss with their line managers before applying.


Apply – Early Years Professional Development Programme (


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