Training for Early Years Practitioners

AllStars provides CPD Accredited online training courses for Early Years Foundation Stage (EYFS) staff.
Our mission is to give individuals and organisations the technology they need to teach and train with confidence.


CPD Accredited online training course for Early Years Foundation Stage (EYFS) staff.

  • Train your staff to British Standards – The most respected system in the world!
  • Developed by an accredited, award winning British EYFS team.
  • AllStars Training includes a simple on-line management tool that allows courses to be allocated to your staff and their progress centrally monitored and recorded.
  • Successful course participants receive accredited CPD certificates.
  • There are a wide range of EYFS courses available, including:
    • Child development
    • Behaviour management
    • Safeguarding
    • Parent partnerships
    • With more modules being released in 2019

Why train your staff to British EYFS standards?

AllStars Training provides your business with a fully accredited EYFS framework that demonstrates how best to provide for every child’s individual needs.

  • Improve knowledge of basic child development.
  • Ensure greater standards of care and education for all children.
  • Learn how to build positive relationships with parents and families.
  • Up skill your workforce; raise quality, increase the value of your business!

Who should use Allstars Training?

  • All staff who are in regular contact with children
  • Suitable for use in:
    • Nurseries
    • Kindergartens
    • Work based child care settings

Our Technology

Manage your training requirements from a simple dashboard

  • Select the course and the staff members who will undertake the training. The management tool will automatically email individual invitations to everyone, each containing a secure, personalised link to the course.
  • Participants complete the training using any device (Desktop, Laptop, Tablet or Mobile) at a time and location that suits them.
  • The online dashboard allows you to quickly track the progress and results of each participant.
  • Participants automatically receive their CPD certificate upon successful completion of the course.
  • AllStars Training is fully customisable, add your own organisation details and logo etc.

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Meet The Senior Team

Jill Johnson, Early Years Expert


Jill is the Founder and Managing Director of Twinkles Nursery Group in Yorkshire, England.

She qualified at York St John's in 1996 as a primary school teacher which she continued for five years, before leaving in 2001 after having her first child to set up her first nursery in Leeds. Jill was unable to find suitable childcare for her daughter, so decided to create her own.
Now with six large private day nurseries and three out of school clubs, Twinkles Nursery Group, all have been awarded outstanding and good certificates from Ofsted. Jill has continually developed her professional skills completing various qualifications and courses including Early Years Professional status (EYP) with the NDNA and the Leadership and Management course “Be Brilliant” by Michael Heppell.

Jill has worked closely with her local authority and has achieved gold status for the quality assurance in Leeds.

Jill and Twinkles have won numerous awards including NMT top 5 business index award 2017, NMT power 20 2015 and Yorkshire women of enterprise awards for business 2013 and 2014.

Jill has worked as an early years consultant for many companies in the UK and overseas in Dubai, China and South Africa, carrying out projects ranging from designing suitable buildings, to delivering training and carrying out quality inspections.

Jill has devised the training programme for All Stars UK to enable British early years online training to be carried out around the world with ease. The British system overseas is becoming a rapidly growing business particularly in China, the Middle East, India, Sri Lanka and South Africa.

Jill’s two children have always been and remain her inspiration.

Kirsty Collinson, Product and Strategy


Kirsty began her career as a serial entrepreneur as a Shell LiveWire finalist in the 1990s. Since then she has been behind a series of award-winning and highly successful website launches including and After receiving business angel funding for, Kirsty went on to buy out the investors three years later, and create an online publishing business that included a portfolio of advertising and subscription-driven websites in the travel and education sectors.

As well as her online publishing experience, Kirsty has had a business book published by Bloomsbury, a series of travel books published by Harper Collins and a range of children's books published by Random House. Her media profile includes work as a business columnist for the Sunday Express and the Yorkshire Post. She has won the Sunday Express Young Entrepreneur of the Year award, and her portfolio of websites has resulted in awards including BETT finalist, best start-up business and best B2C website from Digital Yorkshire. Kirsty has been a finalist in, and judged, the Ernst & Young Entrepreneur of the Year awards.

Kirsty is responsible for business development and strategic partnerships.

“Kirsty is an intelligent, hard working and market aware woman. She is target and time driven, flexible, understands value as well as cost and is aware of the needs of her investors and customers. My investment with Kirsty ran exactly to schedule which is quite unusual. We had regular meetings and discussions which lead to decisions, and the company grew in line with its targets. When the company had sufficient financial strength the Management bought out the investors at a premium as per the original agreement. I would happily invest with her again.”
George Newton, Business Angel Investor

Ian Pringle, Technology and Engineering


Ian has worked with organisations of all sizes, ranging from France Telecom/Orange and Freeserve through to start-ups and SMEs. He has extensive experience in developing new technologies, cutting-edge software and communications innovation. With an MSC in Internet Application Development, he brings his knowledge and understanding of programming and software development to All Stars, and co-ordinates a team of talented engineers.

Having worked at CTO level since 2007, Ian is at the forefront of technology trends and innovations. His background in new uses and applications of technology, and his interest in the implications of how we all interact with tech, enriches his understanding of how technology can really add value for businesses and solve problems for users.

Ian is responsible for the development and implementation of the All Stars technology platform.

Ian is passionate about tech start-ups, and acts as a non-executive director for a number of exciting new businesses.

"I recommend Ian without hesitation. Ian is extremely knowledgable and a highly skilled professional. He is extremely reliable, and like many passionate-about-technology-people, delivers beyond expectations. He is able to re-pose problems in ways that help to significantly advance thinking. He has initiative and a sensitivity to group dynamics that makes him an indispensable leader and team player when called upon to play these roles. Above all, he is a great guy to work with who has a great sense of humour. He also plays in a band which makes him pretty cool."
Norman Lewis, Innovation at PricewaterhouseCoopers Limited

The All Stars Team

All Stars team consists of a group of highly skilled and experienced developers, designers, content creators and communicators who work hard to constantly improve our offering to our partners and clients.