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Find out if becoming a childminder is for you on this 5-week course

Would you like to inspire, educate and care for children?

Make a difference to a child and their family?

Have the satisfaction of running your own business with hours to suit?

Our free* Becoming a Childminder course could be for you!

This 5-week course will provide you with the information you need to consider if you are thinking of becoming a childminder. You should leave the course with a clear pathway of next steps to register as a childminder.

As a new childminder you may be eligible for a childminder start up grant. Find more at or come along to this course.

New course dates:

Thursday 25th April or Thursday 13th June

9.30am to 11.30

Arndale House

For more information look in our childcare section on our website or contact us:

Email us or call us on 01582 490033

*Subject to eligibility. You will need to show us that you have been a resident in the UK for more than 3 years. There are some exceptions, if you are not sure if you are eligible please call us on 01582 490033 

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