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Safety and Security in a Childcare Setting

Maintaining the Safety & Security of Children Health & Safety is a key element to ensuring the safetyof children. This course raises the awareness of attendeesto the dangers that children can be exposed to on a dayto day basis within a childcare setting. The training isalso an invaluable course for babysitters and new parents.All successful attendees will receive a certificate validfor three years. ViewCourse Info Pack (pdf format)Ifyou don't have Adobe Acrobat, clickhere. ... (Training Available by Enhance Services Ltd.) Safety and Security in a Childcare Setting

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Childcare:FETAC Level 5

Childcare: FETAC Level 5 CACHERegistration Fee:€200CourseCode DCHSCThis course leads to a FETAC level5 award and a CACHE certificate after year one. Both of theseawards are internationally recognised for those wishing to pursuea career in childcare, be it working with the child in a day carenursery/creche, preschool or with a child with a specific need.The course is also designed for those wishing to on to furtherstudy in the area of childcare.Students spend three days per week in college-based training andthe remaining two days on work experience. The work experienceis monitored so that the student receives on-going constructivefeedback. Successful graduates from this course may continue tosecond year and complete a FETAC level 6 award, Supervision ofChildren, and a CACHE diploma. Graduates from this course willbe able to avail of the direct link to the level 8 honours degreecourse in UCC, thus allowing the qualifying graduate access toyear 2 of this programme. The graduate from ... (Training Available by Kinsale College of Further Education) Childcare:FETAC Level 5

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Childcare - FETAC Level 6

Childcare - FETAC Level 6AimThese FETAC Level 5 and 6 Certificate courses lead to nationally recognised awards for those wishing to pursue a career in Childcare in a variety of settings. They will receive extensive training with both theoretical and practical elements to enable them to be professional and capable within their working environments. Childcare students will partake in the HSE Keeping Safe Child Protection Training and will be certified for Module 1 of this programme. Students spend four days a week in college and one day on practical placement on the Level 5 programme.Duration1 yearExamining BodiesFETACAwardsFETAC Level 6 Advanced Certifi cate in Supervision in Childcare 6M2007Entry RequirementsFull Level 5 Childcare Award. Attendance at Level 6 may be taken into consideration.How To ApplyStep 1: Complete the application form The application form can be completed online. If you apply online you will receive a personal account and ID which will enable you to view all coll ... (Training Available by Cork College of Commerce) Childcare - FETAC Level 6

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Paediatric First Aid in Childcare

Paediatric First Aid in Childcare (FAIC) Training CourseRequired by OFSTED for full day care settings, and fully EYFS compliant, this two-day course, leading to appointed person status, provides information on the essentials of first aid for the care of children and babies including: the AB, Choking, Bleeding & resuscitation, head injuries, epilepsy, allergic reaction, poisoning and exposure to cold and heat.Please note: OFSTED do NOT approve paediatric first aid training providers and the Pre-School Learning Alliance and NCMA have withdrawn their approval scheme for first aid training. This course meets the EYFS/OFSTED/DFCS & Sure-Start requirements for those working in care settings for the under 8's and also the requirements of the NCMA for those registering as childminders (prices are based on delivery over 2 days)Who Should Attend?All those working in out of school, pre schools, playgroups, childminders or full day care settings and caring for the under 8's (meeting OFSTED ... (Training Available by Chris Turner Training Services) Paediatric First Aid in Childcare

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CACHE Entry in Childcare

CACHE Entry in Childcare  Full-time (Examination Board  Council for Awards in Childrens Care and Education)Who will the course suit? This course will suit anyone wishing to learn how to be a good parent and how to care for young children in the home. A course for people with no qualifications who want to gain a basic awareness of childcare for 0-8 year olds.The course does not give learners a qualification to work with children but provides opportunity to progress onto Foundation Level.What are the entry requirements? This is an ENTRY Level Course.Every college course is given a level 1(lowest)  5 (highest). This level helps you know what the entry requirements are and if it will be suitable for you. Entry Level courses are below Level 1. To do an Entry Level Course you do not need to have any qualifications. Entry onto the course is through an informal interview with the Course Tutor.For all Entry Level courses you will be invited to have an informal interview with the tutor. A su ... (Training Available by Barry College) CACHE Entry in Childcare

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Foundation Learning Programme in Childcare

Course Outline: A personalised learning programme for 16-18 year olds that responds to the needs of the learner. The course encourages and motivates learners to develop their potential and progress into further education or training, employment as well as equipping them with the skills needed to live an independent life.This foundation learning programme focuses on developing the skills necessary for working with children and gives a broad overview of what it is like to work in the childcare sector in the following areas: Nursery assistant, pre-school worker, nanny, early years practitioner, childminder, playworker, crèche worker, hospital play specialist, early years teacher. Qualifications: Cache Foundation Award in Caring For Children; Level 1 Award in Personal and Social Development; Functional Skills in Maths, English and ICT.Participant Criteria: Young people must be aged 16-18Progression Opportunities: Level 2 Apprenticeship in Children and Young People’s Workfo ... (Training Available by Inspiring You(Th) Ltd) Foundation Learning Programme in Childcare

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Childcare First Aid

Childcare / Paediatric First Aid This is a one-day course specifically designed to teaching life saving skills with relation to children and incorporates the Irish Heart Foundation Heartsaver CPR course. This course is ideal for professional childcare facilities to prepare staff and parents for emergency situations. The course has a major emphasis on dealing with accidents that happen to children from newborn to eight years of age. This unique course will give you the skills to deal with all first aid and medical emergencies that occur with this age group. Who Should Attend:Anyone working with children and ParentsPrerequisites:NoneManual: First Aid BookDuration: 1 dayCertificate: A4 size certificate issued to each participant for attendance Heartsaver CPR credit card certificate from the Irish Heart FoundationCertificate Valid For:2 yearsAccreditation: Safety Ireland for First Aid Irish Heart Foundation for Heartsaver CPR Public Course Cost: 100 euro per person.Disco ... (Training Available by Safety Ireland) Childcare First Aid

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QQI Supervision in Childcare

This distance learning course is designed for supervisors, managers or owners of childcare facilities. The course covers the following topics: (1) how to manage your time more effectively, (2) how to lead and manage staff, (3) how to be better organised, (4) how to solve management problems, (5) how to recruit, motivate, and (6) how to manage performance. This distance learning, FETAC accredited course means that Students can study flexibly at home, or at work, and can gain a nationally accredited Qualification. The course is designed for those working in Large Companies, SMEs or the Public Sector.  ... (Training Available by College of Management and IT (CMIT)) QQI Supervision in Childcare

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Quality Management in Childcare Settings

OverviewThis National Day Nurseries Association (NDNA) Quality Management training course covers all areas of quality management in an early years setting and is designed to further the knowledge and skills required when working in an early years setting.The aim of this course is to enable learners to understand the key points involved in quality management in a child care setting, and to develop knowledge, competency and skills to enable settings to be effectively managed.Lesson PlanHealthy eating and the role of nurseriesHealthy eatingNutrientsDrinksDiets and allergiesMenu planningFood hygieneFood and nutrition policiesCertificationOn completion of this course you will be able to download a Virtual College certificate.Duration Approximately 2 hours. The length of time taken depends entirely on how quickly you can study and absorb the material. You can proceed as quickly or slowly as you like, and there is no limit on how long you can take to do the course.Target Audience Produced by ... (Training Available by Virtual College Ltd) Quality Management in Childcare Settings

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Working in Childcare - Fetac Level 5

Working in Childcare - Fetac Level 5(Training Available by Smart Skills Training) Working in Childcare - Fetac Level 5

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Additional Childcare Courses & Classes

CS08 FETAC Level 5 Childcare

This course is aimed at learners who are interested in pursuing a career in childcare. It provides learners with opportunities for practical workplace experience and the underpinning knowledge of childcare, as well as fostering communication and interpersonal skills with adults and children. Entry Requirements Leaving Certificate with 5 passes or Leaving Certificate Applied or equivalent. If you are a mature student these requirements need not apply and applications will be considered based on a proven interest in the childcare profession. Entry may be subject to interview/ assessment and depends on satisfactory completion of an induction programme and Garda Vetting. Course ContentChild DevelopmentEarly Childhood EducationWorking in ChildcareUnderstanding Special NeedsCaring for Children (0-6yrs)Art & Craft for ChildcareOccupational First AidBusiness ComputingCommunicationsWork Experience Certification FETAC Level 5 Certificate in Childcare (DCHSC) - Further Education & Tr ... (Training Available by Monaghan Inst of FE & Training) CS08 FETAC Level 5 Childcare

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Observing to Inform in Childcare Settings

OverviewThis is a Level 3 course designed to further the knowledge and skills required in the use of observation to inform practice when working with young children.The course focuses on the importance of observation in understanding what is actually happening in early year's settings rather than what we think may be happening. It highlights the importance of observation in assessing and planning from children's interests and abilities which clearly links to the unique child and enabling environments of the Early Years Foundation Stage. The course also considers the use of observation of adults to inform and improve practice within teams of practitioners in early year's settings.Having completed the course learners will be able to explain the importance of observation to inform practice. They will have explored some of the different approaches to observation and how and when to implement them.Lesson Plan Course aims and learning intentions The rationale for observing Observing childr ... (Training Available by Virtual College Ltd) Observing to Inform in Childcare Settings

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NVQ3 Childcare Learning and Development

NVQ 3 Children’s Care, Learning and Development You must be working or have the opportunity to be in a supervisory capacity or able to take on a responsible role in an early years setting. Students mustcomplete 5 mandatory units relating to children’s environment, policies,procedures, routines, activities, record keeping, health and safety and 4optional units relating to work setting. Students must be in employmentTo undertake any of our part-time childcare programmes, learnersmust already work in a suitable setting or be able to organise their own workplacement(s)Level 3 Duration: 36 weeks 3 hours per week Day/Time: Tue 9.00am-12noon or Tue6.00pm-9.00pm (09.09.08-29.07.09) (20.01.09-13.01.10) Students mustattend workshop Location:Stockton Riverside CollegeEntry: Learners must have completed Early Years Care &Education NVQ 2 and be in employment.Qualification:NVQ 3 Children’s Care, Learning& DevelopmentTutor:Pam RossingtonInclusive Fee:£445.00Fund ... (Training Available by SRC Business Solutions) NVQ3 Childcare Learning and Development

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CACHE Certificate in Childcare

CACHE Certificate Level 2 in Childcare and Education Full-time (Examination Board  Council for Awards in Childrens Care & Education) Who will the course suit? The course will suit learners who are looking for a career in Childcare, who want to work with children between the ages of 0  8 years. What are the entry requirements? This is a LEVEL 2 Course. Every college course is given a level 1(lowest)  5 (highest). This level helps you know what the entry requirements are and if it will be suitable for you. For part-time courses it also indicates the amount of study involved  for example an introductory course would be a lower level if there is not much extra study involved.To do THIS Level 2 course you should have: At least 3 GCSEs grade C, ideally including English and Welsh Language for applicants from Welsh medium Schools. Distinction grade at CACHE Foundation in Childcare. Or an equivalent qualification. Applicants should also have a good School/ College report ... (Training Available by Barry College) CACHE Certificate in Childcare

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CHILDCARE (LEVEL 1)

Qualification: Health & Care Programme Area: Health & Caring Description: Welsh Bac at Foundation Level at Newport. Seven units include child development, food and nutrition, play and practical activities. You will have the opportunity to work with children for part of the course. Progression: Level 2 courses including Childcare & Education, Level 2 in Health & Social Care. Entry Requirements: 4 GCSEs at grade D Campus: - Ebbw Vale - Pontypool - Crosskeys - City of Newport CampusMode of attendance:Full Time Add this course to ... (Training Available by Coleg Gwent) CHILDCARE (LEVEL 1)

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CACHE Diploma in Childcare and Education

LEVEL 2 CACHE Diploma in Childcare and Education This course is suitable for those persons wishing to be employed within the Childcare sector, where they would work in support of others. The qualifications you can achieve through this course are: The Award: Units 1 and 2 (Mandatory) The Certificate: Units 1-5 (Mandatory) The Diploma: Units 1-6, plus one option unit (Mandatory) Functional skills: Literacy, Application of Number and ICT will also form part of the timetable. Duration:Full time over one academic year. Entry Requirements:3 GCSE 'C' grades - English Language is essential. Merit / Distinction grade CACHE Foundation course. Pass at Intermediate GNVQ.Learners on average will spend 65 days in three different placement settings. (Nursery, Yr 1 /2 and Yr 3/4). A CRB clearance (cost approx �44.00, possibly due for a price increase). How is the course assessed? Units are assessed through multi choice question paper, portfolio task, written assignment tasks, practice ev ... (Training Available by The Grimsby Institute of Further & Higher Education) CACHE Diploma in Childcare and Education

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Childcare First Aid Training

All employers are required to have a specified minimum number of Occupational First Aiders trained and deployed in the workplace under the terms of the Safety Health & Welfare act 2005. L.T.S.’s 3 day course covers all the essential aspects of Occupational First Aid . It meets with current Health & Safety legal requirements. It is used in all places of work: Offices, Factories, Warehouses, Schools, Sports Centres, Playgrounds, Creches, Playschools, Shops, Restaurants, Pubs, Hotels, Leisure Centres. The course is designed to give the Occupational First Aider the skills necessary to:Give effective life support, deal with emergencies, diagnose & treat injurries, maintain care & comfort the casualty. For participants working with children or in the childcare sector the course content will be tailored to meet their requirements. CPR for infants and children will also be included in the course. Topics covered:Scene managementResuscitationChokingRespiratory problemsHea ... (Training Available by LTS First Aid Specialists) Childcare First Aid Training

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Foundation Learning in Childcare

Foundation Learning in Childcarefull | brief MODE OF STUDYShort Course FE LEVELEntry Levels 3 and Levels 1 DURATION22 Weeks START DATE(S)September 2010; February 2011 DAY(S)/TIME(S) OFFERED9.00 - 4.30pm NUMBER OF TEACHING HOURS16 hours per week TOTAL FEENot applicable TOTAL OVERSEAS FEENot applicableADDITIONAL COSTSNoneAWARDING/VALIDATION BODYCity and Guilds and NCFE ENTRY REQUIREMENTS NonePROGRAMME CONTENT/STRUCTURE This programme is designed for those trainees aged 16 - 18 who are looking to re-enter education or move into employment by investigating suitable career paths and training opportunities. On the Health and Social Care course students will study units of a level one Health and Social care qualification, covering health and development, health and safety and health and wellbeing. PROGRESSION/CAREERS OPPORTUNITIES On successful completion of the Health and Social Care course students will be able to progress onto higher level H ... (Training Available by Croydon Skills & Enterprise College) Foundation Learning in Childcare

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Childcare Management Training

Childcare Management TrainingEffective management and leadership is core to the success of any business. Particularly so when managing those who work in the demanding and challenging field of care. Crêchendo offer various levels of leadership and management training from Introduction workshops, to full Institute of Leadersip & Management (ILM) accredited qualifications.Introduction to Childcare ManagementCrêchendo Training is passionate about encouraging and supporting you to develop the skills needed to be an inspirational leader and effective manager of people. We have developed a range of introduction workshops including:Management styles and leadership theoriesTools of Leadership - communication skillsHabits of Leadership - reflective practiceImpact of Leadership - supporting profesional developmentYour Leadership NeedsTailored for your specific needs we can work with you to understand the issues and challenges you face. Together we will create the course that's ri ... (Training Available by Crechendo Training) Childcare Management Training

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Fetac Level 5 Certificate in Childcare

View Academic Programme DetailsCourse Name:Fetac Level 5 Certificate in Childcare Category:Nursing & ChildcareDescription: This is a one year course for those interested in pursuing a career in Childcare. It is designed for those who wish to care for young children in a range of settings which may include Nurseries, Crches, Playgroups, Primary schools and Special Needs areas. All of the following components must be completed - D20005 Child Development, D20007 Early Childhood Education, D20153 Working in Childcare, D20159 Caring for Children (0-6 years), G20001 Communications, W20008 Work Experience. One of the following components must also be completed - B20032 Word Processing, B20132 Legal Studies, C20140 Nutrition, D20003 Care Provision & Practice, D20032 Human Growth & Development, D20121 Art & Craft for Childcare, D20165 Safety & Health at Work, D20169 Intellectual Disability Studies, D20186 Special Needs Assisting, D20187 Understanding Special Needs, D20188 ... (Training Available by Ireland International) Fetac Level 5 Certificate in Childcare

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