Children's behaviour is often unpredictable and sometimes seemingly illogical! This qualification is designed to increase your awareness and understanding of how and why children behave the way they do. It will also provide some ideas for responding appropriately and to best effect.
The course could support your progression to other appropriate qualifications in the Early Years/Younger People's sectors. It could also be useful for parents looking to enhance their parenting skills, and for professionals working in care or education who are looking to enhance their current skills and practice.
There are no formal entry requirements. However, it is required that you should commit to attending the sessions planned.
In this introductory course, you will explore areas such as:
There is no formal assessment, although you may wish to keep a learning journal.
There are no additional costs.
You may wish to progress to further education or training for the Early Years/Childcare sector.