Delegates are taken through the preliminary preparation for the census return, including the procedure for creating a return and correcting any outstanding validation errors. The course also explores the current return together with requirements for other returns.
To learn how to prepare for the census return or to find out about changes to data collected or census processes.
Changes to data collected compared to previous censuses. How to start a census return including:
- creating and validating a return
- correcting any validation errors by editing individual pupil records or by using bulk update
- authorising a return
- printing detailed reports
- printing a summary of the census.
Drinks are provided during this course.
The course is aimed at staff with responsibility for preparing the statutory census return.