Developing Quality Outdoor Provision – LVC

Course details
This Live Virtual Classroom training consists of 4 x 90 minute modules that will be delivered 1 module at a time. The course will be completed over a period of 2 weeks with a gap task between each module.

Duration: 4 x 90 minute modules

Who should attend: Practitioners - This course is introductory level and suitable for those new to outdoor play.

What you learn on the course:
Inquisitive, adventurous, exploratory, natural and messy = children outdoors.
Outdoor learning in early years setting is vital in supporting children’s development. Outdoor areas provide one of the best environments for children to learn. This course covers the benefits learning outdoors can have on children’s learning, health, development and wellbeing. The course is packed with practical ideas for developing your outdoor area.

Key Topics:
• The benefits of Outdoor Play
• Movement and Physical development
• The different types of outdoor provision
• Environments for exploring, overcoming fears and taking risks
• Attitudes and the role of the practitioner to outdoor play
• There’s no such thing as bad weather!

To Book
To book please use the buttons below or contact NDNA's training department on: 01484 40 70 70 ext 228

Before your session
If you have never attended a Live Virtual Classroom with NDNA before, it is advisable to log onto a test session prior to your training commencing. A test session will be live between 15:30 and 16:30 every Wednesday. NDNA uses Adobe Connect for live virtual classroom delivery.

Unique login Instructions:
You will receive your unique login in the order confirmation email.

Test your connection (anytime):

Join the NDNA test session (between 15:30 and 16:30 every Wednesday):

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What you will need:
• A desktop computer or laptop is recommended
• We do not recommend using a mobile phone or tablet (these are not suitable for course materials being presented and participation in course activities)
• A headset or earphones that have a microphone (your smartphone earphones should suffice, an inbuilt microphone may be used but sound quality is often better with a headset)
• Access to the internet with a reliable connection
• A quiet space to enable you to use your microphone and camera.

Terms & Conditions
8.12 Cancellation of a Live Virtual Classroom place -– if a customer wishes to cancel a place on our Live Virtual Classroom by giving more than 14 days’ notice, a full refund will be made. If notice of cancellation is less than 14 days, no refund will be paid.
8.12.1 If instead of cancellation, a customer notifies us less than 14 days before the event of their wish to swap onto a different Live Virtual Classroom course, the customer will be charged an administration fee of 25% of the original booking fee (inc VAT).
8.12.2 The customer must select the course they would like to swap to within 48 hours of notifying us of the intended swap. If NDNA is not alerted within 48 hours, the initial booking fee will not be refunded and NDNA will not be able to carry out the swap. All swaps are subject to NDNA’s discretion and course availability.

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  • Title: Outdoor Provision - Module 1
  • Start Time: 04/03/2024 09:45
  • End Time: 04/03/2024 11:30
  • Title: Outdoor Provision - Module 2
  • Start Time: 07/03/2024 10:00
  • End Time: 07/03/2024 11:30
  • Title: Outdoor Provision - Module 3
  • Start Time: 11/03/2024 10:00
  • End Time: 11/03/2024 11:30
  • Title: Outdoor Provision - Module 4
  • Start Time: 14/03/2024 10:00
  • End Time: 14/03/2024 11:30




04/03/2024 - 14/03/2024

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