Curriculum for Excellence Guidance

Placing children at the centre of their learning is vital. Helping them to become confident, responsible individuals and successful learners is at the heart of what Early Years workers do. This course enables those two goals simultaneously.

£ 500
Max 20 persons
(ex VAT)


Ensuring that children & young people have the best possible start in life is the key factor in the Curriculum for Excellence framework.

This framework will see Scotland’s children through their entire education from the age of 3 years. The framework forms part of childcare policy at government level and helps to place the child or young person at the centre of their learning.

It has been specially designed to help children become confident individuals, responsible citizens, effective contributors and successful learners at the end of their time in formal education.


  • To have an understanding of the 4 capacities and 7 principles of Curriculum for Excellence
  • To be able to plan for a stimulating learning environment
  • Understand the importance of planning, observing and evaluating
  • Understand the benefit and importance of child-led planning
  • To have an awareness of active learning and individual learning styles
  • To have an understanding about the characteristics and needs of preschool children

Learning Objectives

This course is designed to provide early years practitioners with guidance on the implementation of the Curriculum for Excellence and put this understanding into practice creating a stimulating learning environment for the children.

Call us or email to book

You can book places on our courses by calling our central office on 0800 783 1103 or email info[email protected] - or click on the green button to get a call back.

How it works

We are flexible with training numbers so please call us with your requirements. We can then work something out for you.

Max 20 persons
(ex VAT)
Duration 2.5 hours

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