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About Broaden HR and Childcare Training

Working in partnership with your business.

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The amazing team at Broaden HR and Childcare Training has over 30 years’ experience in HR, training, development, coaching and mentoring.

The organisation’s aim and purpose is simple – to provide a customer focused, high quality service to our partners and, more importantly, to ensure our learners are fully supported and guided throughout their whole learning journey.

Broaden HR and Childcare Training is based in the Midlands but works with learners and partners all over the UK and overseas.

Our Mission

We are committed to the learning aims of our learners and guarantee full support, information, advice and guidance throughout the learning journey resulting in positive outcomes for both our learners and our partners.

Health & Safety

Committed to working with your business.

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We are committed to working with your business in all areas of risk, health, food and fire safety and can offer the following services:

  • Implementation of policies and procedures
  • Working to reduce risks
  • Training - face to face and on-line - including:
    • Levels 2 and 3 in Manual Handling, Risk Assessment and Safe Moving and Handling
    • Levels 2 and 3 Safeguarding and Protecting Children and Young People and Vulnerable Adults
    • Level 3 Health and Safety
  • A range of First Aid courses including:
    • Level 3 Paediatric First Aid
    • Level 3 First Aid at Work
    • Level 3 Emergency Aid in the Workplace
    • Level 2 Anaphylaxis


Broaden HR and Childcare Training is a Grade 1 accredited centre.

Registered with CACHE, NCFE, OCR and Future Qualifications, we are able to deliver a wide range of training programmes for individuals or organisations in the UK or overseas.

Our teaching and assessment methods include e learning, paper portfolio, classroom and work based learning.

Accredited Courses include:

  • Levels 2, 3, 4 and 5 Childcare including the EYE (Early Years Educator) qualification and EYAP (Early Years Advanced Practitioner)
  • Level 3 Specialist Support for Teaching and Learning in Schools
  • Level 2 Team Leading
  • Level 3 Forest School Leadership
  • Level 3 in Home Based Childcare for Childminders
  • Levels 3 and 5 in Playwork

Certified Courses include:

  • Promoting Positive Behaviour – Special Educational Needs & Inclusion
  • Baby Massage
  • Epi Pen Use and Awareness of Allergies
  • Recruitment and Selection
  • Managing People and Appraisal
  • Leadership and Management
  • Discipline, Grievance and Employment Law
  • Caring for Children in Their Own Home (for Nannies, Ofsted Register)


Do you want to train as an Assessor or IQA (Internal Quality Assurer) – we offer the following education and training qualifications to improve your skills, knowledge and confidence in these areas:

  • Levels 3 and 5 in Education and Training
  • Level 3 Certificate in Assessing Vocational Achievement
  • Level 4 Internal Quality Assurer

Talk to us about any training and development needs you or your business has – we can deliver bespoke training – either face to face or on-line using our e-learning system.

Please contact us for more information:

If you are unsure what level or validity your qualification has in the UK, please contact - UK NARIC is the UK’s National Recognition Information Centre and provides comparison statements against UK qualification framework levels for people with international qualifications planning to work or study in the UK.

Forest School Leadership

Level 3 Certificate in Forest School Leadership in Early Years Settings

Forest School Leadership

This qualification is designed to provide a secure understanding of the knowledge and skills needed to plan and lead groups in forest school programmes and activities. Learners will need to achieve 18 credits.

The learner must achieve 18 credits from 5 mandatory units:

  • Delivery of a forest school programme – 3 credits
  • Forest school programmes and the woodland environment – 3 credits
  • Learning and development of a forest school programme – 6 credits
  • Planning and implementing a forest school programme – 3 credits
  • Practical skills for a forest school programme – 3 credits

The qualification will enable learners to:

  • Develop an understanding of the principles and ethos of forest schools
  • Gain skills and learning of life in the outdoors
  • Prepare learners for further study and employment in the outdoors
  • Gain continuing professional development
  • Become a forest school programme leader

Human Resources

Broaden HR and Childcare Training has over 20 years experience in Human Resources.

With our experience, we are able to advise, support and work closely with your organisation in the areas of:

  • Contracts of employment; staff handbooks and other policies, procedures and processes
  • Appraisal systems and performance review processes including career progression planning
  • Change management and culture shifts
  • Good practice in the managing, disciplining and terminating of staff employment
  • Employee relations issues
  • Personal advice and 24/7 helpline plus indemnity
  • Strategic planning
  • Brand development and operations manual led multi site / franchise projects


  • Employment and health, fire and food safety, Care Standards, childcare, Ofsted

Broaden HR and Childcare Training - Committed to delivering the very best

Links & Contact

Want to find out more about Broaden HR and Childcare Training?

Please do call or email us if you require any information, advice or guidance about training or career opportunities or if you need assistance in finding a job or work placement.

We are an equal opportunities employer and training provider.

If you require any further information about apprenticeship funding please do not hesitate to contact us.

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Contact Details

If you require any information, advice or guidance please do not hesitate to contact Broaden HR and Childcare Training.

1a Elm Avenue, Long Eaton, Nottingham, NG10 4LR
01159 461 312

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