Early Years - Courses

How to Book

  1. Identify the course/event you wish to attend and select the number of places you wish to book.
  2. Work through the booking process by completing the booking information required.
  3. At the time of making an online booking you have the option to pay online, or pay off-line by sending a cheque made payable to 'Leicestershire County Council' and sent to Business Support, Leicester-Shire & Rutland Sport, SportPark, 3 Oakwood Drive, Loughborough, Leicestershire, LE11 3QF.
  4. On receipt of your online booking you will receive an automatic receipt confirming your booking. Shortly before the course/event takes place, you will receive a confirmation email with the final details for the course/event, including map/directions.
  5. Please book early to avoid disappointment and also note that courses/events may be cancelled due to low attendance.
  6. Non Attendance: If you are unable to attend or wish to cancel a booking you must telephone Leicester-Shire & Rutland Sport on 01509 564888 at least 7 days prior to the course/event. If you fail to do so you will lose your payment and will be subject to a cancellation charge.

Courses - Early Years

The Importance of Outdoor Play on Children's Mental Health

Mon, 25 Nov 2019 (18:00 - 20:30)

Leicester City Football Club, King Power Stadium, Filbert Way, Leicester, LE2 7FL

From £0 to £10.00

As always, our workshop will be educational but also interactive and fun, after all playing like a child is the best way to understand the importance of what we are teaching!

Benefits of Messy Play

Thu, 05 Dec 2019 (18:00 - 20:30)

Fearon Community Association, Fearon Hall, Rectory Road, Loughborough, Leicestershire, LE11 1PL

From £0 to £10.00

How Messy Play links to the EYFS, inclusion and mental health in early years.

The Power of Play - The Therapeutic Benefits of Play

Wed, 11 Dec 2019 (18:00 - 21:00)

Leicester-Shire & Rutland Sport, SportPark, 3 Oakwood Drive, Loughborough, Leicestershire, LE11 3QF

£10.00

This course has already proved incredibly popular at conferences and inset days across the UK and has been requested multiple times as a short training course in Nurseries, Schools and Out of School settings.

Purposeful Physical Play Training

Thu, 12 Dec 2019 (18:00 - 20:30)

Green Towers Hinckley Club 4 Young People, Richmond Road, Hinckley, Leicestershire, LE10 0DZ

FREE

Join the movement to promote physical literacy/physical development!

Purposeful Physical Play Training

Wed, 05 Feb 2020 (18:00 - 20:30)

Melton Borough Council, Council Chamber, Burton Street, Melton Mowbray, Leicestershire, LE13 1GH

FREE

Join the movement to promote physical literacy/physical development!

Risky Play

Thu, 06 Feb 2020 (18:00 - 20:30)

Melton Borough Council, Parkside, Station Approach, Burton Street, Melton Mowbray, Leicestershire, LE13 1GH

From £0 to £10.00

As always, our workshop will be educational but also interactive and fun, after all playing like a child is the best way to understand the importance of what we are teaching!

Essential Physical Development

Tue, 25 Feb 2020 (18:00 - 21:00)

Leicester-Shire & Rutland Sport, SportPark, 3 Oakwood Drive, Loughborough, Leicestershire, LE11 3QF

£10.00

Promoting physical development in children, breaking cycles of inactivity and combating obesity.

Successful Working in Partnership with Parents (Linked to Physical Activity)

Thu, 26 Mar 2020 (18:00 - 21:00)

Green Towers, Richmond Road, Hinckley, Leicestershire, LE10 0DZ

£10.00

This is an essential course for those wanting to improve partnership working with their parents.

Purposeful Physical Play Training

Fri, 03 Apr 2020 (18:00 - 20:30)

Lutterworth Sports Centre, Coventry Road, Lutterworth, Leicestershire, LE17 4RB

FREE

Join the movement to promote physical literacy/physical development!

Partners

  • Active Leicester
    O&W LSA
    Harborough LSA
    H&B LSA
    Leicestershire County Council
  • Melton LSA
    Active Partnerships
    Charnwood LSA
    NWL LSA
    Safeguarding
  • Active Rutland
    Equality Standard
    Sport England
    Blaby LSA

Partners

  • Active Leicester
    Melton LSA
  • Active Partnerships
    Active Rutland
  • Sport England
    Blaby LSA
  • NWL LSA
    Leicestershire County Council
  • H&B LSA
    O&W LSA
  • Charnwood LSA
    Equality Standard
  • Harborough LSA
    Safeguarding