Childminder Training Courses
Are you caring for a young baby under 12 months or would you like to?
Completion of our fully accredited course will provide you with the skills, knowledge and confidence you need to care for babies aged 0-12 months. This course is ideal for child-carers (nannies/nursery nurses), expectant parents and grand-parents who will soon be looking after a young baby. It is also suitable for those who have cared for young babies in the past but who would like a refresher on current practices and guidelines. The course contains lots of practical advice, up to date guidelines…
Do you or your staff need safeguarding training?
This course is designed for early years practitioners who need to complete or renew their safeguarding training. It is a comprehensive course covering all areas that early years staff need in order to make them compliant with EYFS requirements for safeguarding.
Would you like to learn more about how children develop, grow, learn and think? Are you interested in training to be a Child Psychologist in the future?
If yes then this is the course for you. This extremely popular child psychology course is accredited by OCN (OTC) at Level 3 and carries 4 credits. The course is an excellent introduction to child psychology for those who are interested in this fascinating subject.
Completion of our fully accredited course will provide you with the skills and knowledge you need to help resolve the most common sleep issues in children. Many learners also take this course so they can become sleep trainers, working on a consultancy basis helping families with sleep problems .
It considers the care and support of very young children aged between 15 months and 3.5 years old. The course is based on the latest guidance on how to support toddlers and is designed to improve the skills, knowledge and confidence of those caring for children in this age group.
Would you like to learn more about managing infection control in line with current guidelines and legislation?
If yes then this is the course for you. This course is useful for those working in health, childcare and care settings. The course outlines current guidance and legislation as well as how to manage infection control effectively -in some cases proper infection control can be a life saver. Having evidence of completing an infection control course can be beneficial when applying for jobs in care, child care and heath care settings.
Would you like to learn more about the EYFS but don't know where to start?
If yes then this is the course for you. This course is designed to provide practitioners with an overview of the EYFS 2017 framework. The EYFS was first introduced in 2008 and reviewed and updated in 2012, 2014 and again in 2017. This course also provides an explanation of the changes which occurred to the framework in 2019.
Do you or your staff need to learn more about engaging children with ICT?
If yes, then this is the course for you/them. This course is designed for all those who work with or care for children including very young children. It provides information on how to engage children with ICT in an age appropriate way which supports development, taking into account statutory requirements for ICT education. It considers the use of ICT with children under 5 as well as children in Key Stage 1 at school.
Do you or your staff want to learn more about engaging children with maths?
If yes, then this is the course for you/them. This course is very popular with educators in schools, parents, early years settings and home based child-carers- nannies and child-minders. This course focuses on children aged approx. 3- 7 years of age.
Would you like to learn more about engaging children in reading?
If yes, then this is the course for you. This course is popular with teaching assistants, parents and early years practitioners. It considers the skills required to 'read', as well as supporting early reading skills, strategies for engaging children in books and reading at different ages. It also considers management of reluctant readers and dyslexia. This course is written by a highly experienced teacher with lots of tips and suggestions. It is aimed at those working with children age 3– 7 years…
Do you or your staff want to improve your/their skills and knowledge for supporting children's speech, language and communication (SLC) skills?
Do you or your staff need to learn more about working with children with special educational needs (SEN)?
Would you like to learn more about weaning babies onto solid foods?
Do you or your staff want to learn more about working with boys?