Canavan Byrne gives you access to a training service with over 20 years experience in the childcare sector, training that is relevant, practical, focused and gives you real value for money.

All our training courses are designed to take account of the very latest good practice standards in the Early Years childcare sector and can be booked directly on this website.


If you need training for a larger group INSERVICE TRAINING will save your service money AND you'll get onsite training tailored to your specific requirements.

Contact us today for a money-saving quote on (+353) 1-623-5908 or or fill out the Contact Us form.

Stress Management

stress management workshop

Inservice Training

This is workshop is fun and informative - it's a comprehensive "de-stressing" toolkit and an open, confidential forum in which discussions and experiences can be shared.

Effective Governance

Effective Governance

Inservice Training

This workshop will assist directors and members understand the workings of their company and will assist them in establishing better governance and accountability

Facebook Marketing

Marketing with Facebook

Inservice Training

During this Facebook marketing training workshop you will set up a Facebook business page, learn how to generatae bookings and promote your Early Years business.

Covid-19 Compliance Officer

Covid-19 Compliance Officer

Online Training €75

The Covid-19 Compliance Officer training allows you to act as a COVID-19 Lead Worker Representative to fulfil the requirements for Workplace Safety during the COVID-19 pandemic in Ireland.

The Employee Handbook

employee handbook workshop

Inservice Training

This workshop will help you quickly create/update the Employee Handbook with appropriate HR policies and procedures.

Crisis PR

Handling PR Crisis

Inservice Training

This seminar looks at how an organisation should prepare for a crisis using the principles of AHAA! Anticipation, Homework, Activity and Aftermath.

Interviewing Skills

Interview Sills

Inservice Training

This is a practical but fun workshop on how to carry out safe, thorough and legislatively compliant interviews to select the best candidate for the job.

Team Building

team building workshop

Inservice Training

The number one success factor within a team is a strong leader who is cognisant of member needs and abilities. We can provide this workshop tailor made for your team.

Managing Workplace Conflict

Managing Conflict Workshop

Inservice Training

This practical workshop will provide you with tips and practical tools on how to deal with conflict and how to manage the mediation process in the Early Years setting.

Recruitment & Selection

recruitment selection workshop

Inservice Training

This workshop takes you through the entire recruitment process from advertising and selection, CV screening, interview techniques, reference checking and Garda vetting.

Get Your Message Across

PR Planning for Early Years providers

Inservice Training

This workshop shows you how having a Public Relations plan is essential to attract new customers and to build on your positive image to give your service the competitive edge.

Nature Pedagogy

Nature Pedagogy

Inservice Training Public Training €40

Trainer: Michaela Omojola. This workshop will enable educators to understand the importance of children’s holistic development through implementation of nature pedagogy.

Learning Environments Webinar

Learning Environments

Public Training €20

The Learning Environments in an Early Years Setting webinar is about creating a supportive learning environment helping children develop and learn.

Support & Supervision Webinar

Support Supervision

Public Training €20

This webinar aims to provide Early Years practitioners with the knowledge and the skills to successfully support and supervise their staff.

Policies & Procedures Webinar

Policies Procedures

Public Training €20

The Child Care Act 1991 (Early Years Services) Regulations requires that all Early Years educators are provided with induction on policies and procedures.

Be Inspired by Reggio Emilia Webinar

Reggio Emilia

Public Training €20

Be inspired by the educational approach of Reggio Emilia. Learn how to promote creativity and give the necessary skills to promote change in the Early Years setting.

Partnership with Parents

Parents and Families

Inservice Training Public Training €40

The importance of engaging with parents and families in a meaningful way in the ECCE setting.

Early Communications Development Webinar

Early Communication Development

Public Training €20

Learn the underlying skills required for children to learn a language and acquire communication skills from 0-5 years old.

The Legal Eye

Compliance Deregistration

Public Training €10

This seminar, delivered by Childcare Law and Regulation specialists, deals with Compliance, Registration, De-Registration, Enforcement and Succession Planning

Mindfulness Webinar


Public Training €20

Mindfulness is something we all naturally possess and it’s more readily available to us when we practice on a daily basis.