Childminding Short Courses

Busy Bees Early Years Training Academy understands the challenges that running a Childcare business brings. We can provide your Childminding business with access to a full range of high quality online and face to face CPD courses and First Aid Training at competitive prices to ensure that you and your staff are fully prepared for any challenges you may face.

Busy Bees Early Years Training Academy offers the following services to help your childcare setting:

· Membership packages to enable you to access free and discounted CPD courses.
· Online training courses in a fully interactive training environment.
· Online CPD logs for your and your staff.
· Face to face courses at local venues alongside other childminders, providing a perfect opportunity for you to meet other childminders in your area to share best practice and offer each other support.
· Pre registration packages to help you put everything in place that you need to successfully register your new Childminding business.
· A programme of online and face to face courses to help you prepare for OFSTED.
· Paediatric First Aid courses.

For a full list of the courses available, prices and online booking please click here


If you would like to up-skill yourself, or one of your team, Busy Bees Early Years Training Academy can offer a range of fully funded (subject to funding eligibility) apprenticeship qualifications in the following subjects:

Childcare Levels 2 and 3
Playwork Levels 2 and 3
Management Levels 3 and 5
Catering Level 2 and 3.

If you are not eligible for funding, we are able to offer all of our apprenticeship programmes at competitive prices with easy payment plans available. Please call our friendly Employer Engagement Team for more details on 01543 711150.

Recruitment Service

If you would like to grow your business by recruiting an apprentice, we offer a full, free of charge bespoke recruitment service. We will take away all off the stress of recruiting a new apprentice member of staff. Please click here for more details on our Apprenticeship Recruitment Service:

If you recruit an apprentice using the Apprenticeship Recruitment Service you will be entitled to access 4 free one day CPD courses of your choice, please click here for more details: