EY SEND Partnership: A Whole Setting Approach

Meeting the needs of every child; SEND for Early Years Practitioners 

This DfE funded online course is FREE to access and will provide Early Years Practitioners with a thorough understanding of inclusive practice for SEND in Early Years settings. The 90 minute webcast will cover the following topics:

  • Responsibilities of a PVI setting towards children with SEND
  • The role of the SENCO and the key person
  • What effective inclusive practrice looks like in a PVI setting
  • How to use nasen's free face-to-face training materials. 

Throughout this webcast you will be invited to participate in a range of activities to support your learning. In order to access these activities please make sure you download the following supporting documents before the webcast and print or have available on your screen. 


Activity documents

Please download these activity sheets before starting the webcast and have them readily available. 

Activity 1: SEND and Inclusion Audit


Activity 2: UNCRC Reflection tool


Activity 3: Audit of universal inclusive practice


Activity 4: Partnership with parents


Activity 5: Case studies





Evaluation and Certificate

Once you have completed the above online course please complete this short evaluation in order to get your certificate