Your child's experiences in the early months and years of life affect their health, well-being and coping skills right up until they become adults. Your caring, nurturing, and safe parenting will help ensure your baby’s optimal development. Watch and listen to your baby to learn what your baby wants or needs. Your baby will give you cues to help you know what they are saying. During the toddler years, your child will grow and learn rapidly.
This course will enable staff to fully understand the developmental milestones and ways to support the development of children in their most influential stages.
The learning objectives for this course are as follows:
This course ensures your practice is in line with the requirements of the Childcare Act 2006 (the Act), as amended by the Children and Families Act 2014. It will also support your continuous professional development and enable you to keep well informed and up-to-date with current practice.
Should you wish to discuss your training needs based on the children in your care, please call 0800 774 787.