Working in partnership with our nurseries since 2004

Training Hub

Whether you’re just getting started with the software, or whether you’ve been using Connect Childcare for some time, there’s always something new to discover and ways to improve!

Remote Training Sessions

If you want to brush up on your knowledge, our 2-hour remote training sessions allow you 1:1 time with our trainers, and the opportunity to learn from the comfort of your own desk! You’ll even receive Connect Certification after each session. 

Grants and Finance

This session will cover finance, grants, financial reports and the today screen.

iConnect & ParentZone

This session will cover profiles, adding events, drafts, registers, reports, planning and ParentZone.

Day to Day Tasks

This session will cover occupancy management, managing bookings, booking extras and register management.

Pick & Mix

Create your own training so we can focus on exactly what you need. You will be given a list of items to allow you to create your own bespoke training.

Health Check

This session will review your current processes and focus on the areas of software which are not being utilised. Areas for improvement will be highlighted and staff competencies will be discussed.

Face-to-Face Training Sessions

Our popular face-to-face training days are a great tool to help make Connect work for you and your setting. We can visit you in your own setting or why not come and pay us a visit in our brand new Head Offices in Nelson? Up to 12 people can attend at our Head Office.

Grants and Finance

This training is based on Connect. It will give an analysis of current grant, finance and payment collection processes with suggestions for increased efficiency.

iConnect & ParentZone

This session will cover observation, planning and assessment techniques with a focus on safeguarding considerations and parental engagement strategies.

Visit Us

Come and pay us a visit at our Head Office in Nelson for half the price! Choose any of the training packages.

Book your training session

Complete the form and our friendly team will be in touch to arrange a suitable date for your chosen training session.

Free Connect Q&A Sessions




We have recently launched our new Connect Feature Focus Sessions held by our software training and development coordinator, Charlotte Woods. Throughout October and November, the sessions will focus on helping you prepare for the new academic year. 

See dates and topics for the next sessions and book here.

Our customers say it best...

Implementing super-users in your setting

Five Minutes with Charlotte Woods

In this article, our software training and development coordinator, Charlotte Woods, tells us all about why ‘tech champions’ in nursery settings can be vital.

Join the Connect Community

Here you can interact with the wonderful community of Connect Childcare users to ask questions, post ideas, get useful advice and generally share the joy of childcare with a like-minded group. You’ll also keep up to speed with the latest updates, tips, and insights directly from the Connect Childcare team.