A safe physical environment can lead to high NQS Ratings
48% of early learning services are rated Working Towards NQS in 3-5 quality areas.
The design, layout, and equipment of a centre all have an impact on the learning experiences of children in care, along with ratings in Quality Area 3 (Physical Environment). Services failing to meet NQS ratings can find it harder to remain competitive. So we’ve prepared a guide to help you improve how your centre’s environment promotes children’s learning and development.
Build sustainability plans in your P&P tool
Find the best ways to implement sustainability plans under NQS Quality Area.