Welcome to SCIL

We provide a range of high quality training opportunities for those who work or volunteer in children and young people’s services. Our aspiration is to establish a workforce that embraces a culture of lifelong learning, where everyone feels valued and is able to reach their full potential. Whatever their role, we aim to ensure that the workforce has the skills and knowledge necessary to help every child and young person stay safe, develop and succeed.

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Leadership and management courses
Teaching and schools’ courses
Early years courses
Children and Families, Learning and Development
Youth and community work courses
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Somerset Centre for Integrated Learning (SCIL)
Cheddon Road, Taunton, Somerset, TA2 7QP
P: 01823 348 268
E: SCIL@somerset.gov.uk
Please note: If you are using a Sat Nav, please contact us for specific directions. The above postcode will not direct you to our centre. 

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Upcoming Courses

Safer Caring

27th January 2015

The underpinning regulation and statutory guidance regarding safer caring and the responsibility of children's and fostering services to work in partnership with Foster Carers.

Somerset Total Communication

27th January 2015 - 19th March 2015

Induction: an introduction to the principles and practice of STC. Second Level: this training will be provided as part of the STC Service and there will be funding for a certain amount of CSC staff and Foster Carers to access this training. Co-ordinator: on completion of this training, staff and foster carers will be able to deliver the STC Induction Training to their area of work.

Effective Communication Skills

27th January 2015

How do we communicate effectively?

Letters and Sounds

27th January 2015 - 7th March 2015

A fun and practical course to support practitioners in developing their understanding of Phase 1 Letters and Sounds.

Managing Communication with Colleagues, Managers and Other Professionals

27th January 2015 - 14th February 2015

At the end of the course you will leave with your own communication development plan and a set of proven tools and techniques that will help you turn that plan in to action. You will also leave with a sense of achievement and the confidence and knowledge to communicate more effectively.

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