Free EduCare training

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We believe flexible and comprehensive training is invaluable in supporting practitioners to deliver high quality services.

Our special partnership with EduCare, the award-winning CPD-training provider, gives Alliance members FREE access to a huge selection of popular distance-learning programmes every year.

And it's not just individual members — if you're a member of the Alliance, you'll get free access to EduCare for your WHOLE TEAM including childcare workers and assistants, pre-school leaders, nursery assistants and cooks.


Our latest training courseLog into your EduCare account

Available FREE for Alliance members only: 

Supporting Children with SEND in the Early Years.

Log in to access it right away.






Alliance members also receive immediate, FREE access to the following programmes:

EduCare Managing Your Ofsted Inspection cover .      A guide to Employing an Early Years Appretice cover        Effective Safeguarding Practice

  • Being Safe: Effective First Aid Management in your setting
  • Equality and Inclusion in Early Years Settings
  • Setting up your Childminding Service 
  • Promoting positive behaviour
  • Improving children's learning through play
  • Reflective practice in the early years setting
  • Understanding children's rights
  • Supporting early language development
  • The Prevent Duty in an early years environment
  • The role of trustees in delivering the EYFS
  • Sustained shared thinking in the early years

Members get significant discounts (up to 58% off!) on other EduCare CPD-training programmes too including:

  • Food safety
  • Health and safety in education
  • Equality and diversity

Getting started

If you are an Alliance member and registered with EduCare then log in here using your username and password.

If you have not registered for EduCare yet, choose one person in your team to act as the ‘administrator’.

This person is responsible for setting up your team and adding other learners, accessing reports on progress and programme completion.

The administrator for your team needs to register here using their email address and Alliance membership number.

They will then receive login details with a simple user guide.

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