Welcome to Showcase Training

Find your passion. Childcare training specialists operating in the South of the UK


All visits will be completed remotely for the coming period to reduce the social contact for our staff, learner, and employers. Please contact the Showcase Office if you have any questions or concerns on 01329 848714.

Careers Advice

Free, impartial careers advice available to all of our learners, new, old, and yet to come. 


Introducing: Showcase Recruitment – the one-stop-shop for all Childcare Practitioner job vacancies across the South.


Specialist Provider Across Hampshire

Apprenticeship Vacancies

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Standalone Childcare Courses

Apprenticeship route not for you? Find out more about our standalone Childcare courses.

Our Delivery Partners

The Education and Skills Funding Agency award us funding for the delivery of Apprenticeships, Traineeships, and standalone sub aims. The ESFA brings together the former responsibilities of the Education Funding Agency (EFA) and Skills Funding Agency (SFA) to create a single agency accountable for funding education and skills for children, young people and adults.

The National Apprenticeships Service is part of the Education and Skills Funding Agency, and is a government agency that coordinates Apprenticeships in England, enabling young people to enter the skilled trades.

Eastleigh College is the 3rd largest college provider of Apprenticeships in England, in terms of funding. We are very fortunate to be a delivery partner for Eastleigh via our Apprenticeships, Traineeships, and AEB funding for standalone qualifications.


HTP Training are a training provider based on the Isle of Wight with some delivery on the mainland. We subcontract with HTP to deliver Childcare Apprenticeships here in Hampshire.

NCFE/CACHE are our main Awarding Body for Apprenticeships and sub aims including Functional Skills. With a wealth of experience and resources, they are the experts in vocational achievement and are our partner of choice to deliver with.

ForSkills are a part of NCFE specialising in Functional Skills. We work with ForSkills for our Initial Assessments and Diagnostics.

Nuco are our Awarding Body for Paediatric First Aid and Safeguarding Level 3, offering a huge range of support materials, high-quality training resources, and comprehensive courses.

OneFile is our e-Portfolio of choice. With it’s innovative and easy-to-use interface, learners and employers are able to have complete control over individual programmes and progress. Check out our information page on OneFile here.

What are you Eating?


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Interview techniques

You've impressed the employer with your glossy CV/ application form and you have been invited for an interview... Well done! this is a success in itself. Lets talk about the interview. It can be a pretty daunting occasion, and even the most experienced of people will...

Early Years Career Progression Map

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COVID-19 and mental health

If a child or you are anxious or worried about coronavirus, there are things you can do to help,  and if they're struggling with their mental health, we have advice to help you support you and them and keep safe. There's a lot of uncertainty in the world at the moment...

Applying to UCAS

Thinking of Applying to University? Read top tips for UCAS belowTop things admission teams will look at in your application: Previous qualifications The quality of the content of your written personal statement. Make sure you display your passion for the subject,...

Pride Month

This month has celebrated LGBTQ+ pride, which commemerates those who were involved in the Stonewall Riots, which were the protests that changed gay rights for a lot of people in America and beyond. It's all about people coming together in love and friendship, to show...