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Setting up a home-based childcare business course

The Bi-borough Early Education and Childcare Service deliver free information sessions for Westminster and RBKC residents interested in becoming a registered childminder. These sessions are delivered by Glynis Mates who is the Bi-borough Early Years & inclusion Advisor for childminders.
The Bi-borough Home-based Childcare Course is called 'Setting up a Home-Based Childcare Business’ course (which is one unit of a Level 3 Children & Young People’s Workforce Diploma).  This is accepted by Ofsted as an approved course as part of Ofsted registration.
Interested parties will initially attend the Childminder Information session and the subsequent EYFS/assessment session both of which are free, successful applicants will then be invited to the Homebased Childcare Course. Currently the cost of the course is £100. The course consists of 8 weekly sessions of 2 ½ hours sessions. 

Next Session: Wednesday 19th Jan 2022 / Time: 10am-12pm 

Where: Kensington Town Hall, Horton Street, W8 7NX

Notes: Places must be pre booked.
There are no creche facilities and children are unable to attend the session.

To book a place or for further details please contact Glynis Mates:

Tel: 07971626075, or Email:


Next course: 

Wednesday 2nd March 2022, interested people must attend the Information session first.

For further details please contact:

Glynis Mates
Bi-borough Early Years and Inclusion Advisor (Childminders)
Mob: 07971 626075

Anyone enquiring at other career choices within childcare can contact Glynis for information, advice and guidance. 

Last Updated 03/11/2021

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