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
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Early years courses
Social care 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

An Introduction to Supporting Positive Behaviour

3rd October 2014 - 11th March 2015

This course is designed to aid Practitioners in identifying and responding to different types of behaviour of children in their care, including understanding their legal obligations in this area and helping to promote positive relationships with children.

Children and Young People's Workforce Level 3 Diploma for Childminders in Somerset 2014-15

4th October 2014 - 11th April 2015

This level 3 Diploma is for childminders in somerset who wish to gain a full level 3 qualification.

Early Years Foundation Stage Somerset Total Communication (STC)

7th October 2014 - 26th March 2015

This is an early years STC course for practitioners. It reflects the principles of the EYFS and will help participants to reflect upon provision and practice for developing STC in their setting.

Health Matters

8th October 2014

Understand the process for health assessments; Understand their role in promoting the health care of looked after children/young people; Know who does what and where to go for information and advice about health issues; Gain greater understanding of health issues which might affect children or young people: immunisation, bed wetting and stress.

2 Year olds are unique!

8th October 2014 - 24th February 2015

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.

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