FREE EduCare bundle: Marketing and social media for the early years

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We know how challenging times are.

That's why our latest course bundle containing two CPD-accredited online training courses is now FREE, to give you and your WHOLE TEAM extra support to help manage your long-term sustainability in a difficult operating environment.

The CPD-recognised bundle includes:

  • Marketing your early years service

  • Social media marketing

The bundle is now FREE for Alliance members or at a discounted price of £13.50 for non-members! (excl VAT)

(Click on titles below to see course details)

Social media marketing 

Social media marketingThis course will help you to get started on social media by giving practical information and guidance.

You will learn how to manage your social media presence and explore the best ways to promote your early years service.

This course covers: 

  • Why social media?
  • Different social media networks
  • Setting up and promoting your social media presence
  • Content creation and best practice
  • How to engage and measure impact
  • Responding to comments and negative feedback
  • Social media policy and security.
Marketing your early years service

Marketing your early years serviceThis course will help you to better understand, retain and attract customers. It gives practical information and guidance about how to develop and implement a marketing plan. 

Written by experts from the Early Years Alliance, it will benefit anyone delivering a service for children and their families in an early years environment.

Throughout the course, learners are asked to think about their own early years service; what is currently in place and what else can be added to the mix. 

This course covers: 

  • What is marketing?
  • Marketing and the digital revolution
  • Understanding customer needs
  • Developing your childcare offer
  • Creating your marketing plan
  • Key marketing activities
  • Reviewing success.

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The Alliance's partnership with EduCare

Our special partnership with EduCare, the award-winning CPD-training provider, gives Alliance members FREE access to valuable, distance-learning courses every year.

If you're a member of the Alliance, you'll get free access to EduCare for you and your team including childcare workers and assistants, pre-school leaders, nursery assistants and cooks.

And our EduCare courses are now endorsed by the Council for Awards in Care, Health and Education (CACHE). CACHE is the UK's leading provider of vocational qualifications for the care and education sectors. 

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