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

2 Year olds are unique!

7th October 2015 - 23rd February 2016

2 Year olds are unique! This can impact on your provision and the learning opportunities we offer. This course will help you explore how to meet the needs of 2 year olds when operating within the EYFS framework.

Award in Education

7th October 2015 - 9th February 2016

The Level 3 Award in Education is a knowledge-based introduction to teaching and/or training. Therefore it may be undertaken by candidates who are not yet in a teaching role.

Managing Communication with Colleagues, Managers and Other Professionals

7th October 2015 - 15th February 2016

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.

ILM Level 3 Diploma in Leadership and Management

9th October 2015 - 15th July 2016

This programme is designed to equip potential and practising first line managers with a wide range of basic management skills and assist them in gaining comprehensive knowledge for their formal development in this role.

Introduction to Child Protection (LSCB)

10th October 2015 - 9th March 2016

This course is suitable for Practitioners who work predominately with children and young people and/or their parent/carers, and those who could potentially contribute to assessing, planning, interviewing and reviewing the needs of a child and parenting capacity where there are safeguarding concerns.

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