bathing a baby

Childcare

Bathing a baby

baby bottle

Prepare and sterilise a baby's bottle

crafts

Carry out fun craft activities

This course is designed to build on your interest and passion within the childcare industry, covering a wide range of skills that will be developed throughout.

Unit one includes topics such as:

  • Bathing a baby
  • Making a bottle of baby milk
  • Sterilising a baby’s bottle
  • The importance of sterilisation

Unit two includes topics such as:

  • Health and Safety
  • How to carry out craft activities
  • What sort of activities would be carried out
  • Self assessment and how to constantly improve the activity

This qualification is suitable for people:

  • who are new to the childcare industry;
  • who have little to no previous experience of working in a childcare environment;
  • who are looking to develop their knowledge of health and safety in this kind of environment.

The style of learning for this qualification will be work based – this means that the learner will spend less time in the classroom and more time in a vocational environment completing several tasks and projects to help build their portfolio of skills.

For this qualification knowledge and practice is assessed using evidence generated by you undertaking your normal work duties. Methods of assessment can include observation, discussion, looking at documentation, testimony and personal statement.

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Where will this course take the learner?

This course can put the learner on the right track for lots of exciting and different opportunities. Some of which includes:

  • Nursery nurse
  • Nursery teacher/assistant
  • Nanny
  • Au pair
  • Childs rep

As part of this Pre-Apprenticeship course, you will also cover these three short courses:

Emergency First Aid at Work

Learn about the roles and responsibilities of a first aider including assessing an incident and how to deal with minor injuries.

Foundation Food Hygiene

Safeguard the health of consumers in a catering, manufacturing or retail setting where food is prepared, cooked and handled.

Health and Safety in the Workplace

Ensure that all employees are aware of their own safety and the safety of customers, contractors and the public.

and Functional Skills in both English and maths.

Functional Skills - English

A nationally recognised Functional Skills qualification aimed to improve your reading, writing, spoken communication and listening skills. You will learn independently and in small groups.

Functional Skills - Maths

A nationally recognised Functional Skills qualification aimed to improve your general maths skills. You will learn independently and in small groups.