All Early Years CPD Training is managed through the Training channel on IslingtonCS   

You can browse all available courses and request a place using your IslingtonCS account. All requests will need to be authorised by your establishment line manager before being assessed by CPD staff. 


You can download A3 wall charts of all courses available from 'Attachments' at the bottom of this page.

To request a place on a training course, visit the Early Years and Childcare Training channel:

Don't have an account? Register with IslingtonCS.

Finding a Course

It is possible to find courses by category, date, keyword or course code. You can download a full list of courses in an A3 wallchart from 'attachments' below.


By Category

You can search for courses by category and sub-category


By Date

Search by date using the mini-calendar

Search events

By Keyword

Search for a specific event by keyword, event type or target audience from 'Search events

By course code

Enter the course code in the keyword box in Search events. All EYCPD training courses begin with the code "EYCPD" followed by the year and unique reference number, e.g. "EYCPD/17/123".

Viewing from a mobile?

Mobile view

Click the 'hamburger' (three horizontal lines) in the top left corner of the screen to expand the menu.

Once you have selected your training channel, click the hamburger menu again to see the full list of training menu options, including 'My Profile and Bookings' and 'Search Events'.

My Course isn't showing

If the course you are looking for doesn't appear, please check that it is still open to bookings or hasn't been cancelled. By default, all courses will close for new bookings three working days before it is due to take place.

You should also check your training level. Some courses are restricted to certain staff members depending on their level of contact with children. You can review your training level from 'edit profile' in My Profile and Bookings.

Book a course

When you have found a course you are interested in, click 'Request a place' to begin the approval process.You will need to confirm your account details before submitting your request. Line Managers are also able to request training on behalf of their colleagues from the same form.

Requesting training on behalf of a colleague.

Your request must be approved by your line manager before it is then reviewed by the course organiser.

You will be informed by email once your request has been reviewed. Any other communication about the course will be sent by email, so please ensure your email address is up to date.

My Profile and Bookings

My Profile and Bookings is where you can review and cancel all of your pending event requests and review your historical training record. If any of the courses you attended included a certificate, you can download these from Events Attended. From My Profile and Bookings, you can also update your contact details, your training level and manage your course alerts.

My Profile and Bookings

If you have any problems accessing the Early Years and Childcare training portal, please check the EYCPD Help page for further support.


Contact Us

For all enquiries related to early years, please call 0207 527 5932

Email Early Years