SIMS School Census Training


This half day classroom based training is aimed at new members of staff who haven’t completed the census return before or experienced staff who need to build on their confidence.

You will be taken through the preliminary preparation for the census return, including the procedure for creating a return and correcting outstanding errors.


By the end of the course delegates will be better able to:

  • Create and validate a return
  • Correct any validation errors by editing individual pupil records or by using bulk update
  • Prepare data for the return
  • Authorise the return
  • Print detailed reports
  • Print a summary of the census

To find out course dates, locations and to register a place please click below. Alternative for more information please call 0330 123 2544.