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Child Development Link Working (An Introduction to Child Care)

LENGTH 1 day

COST Contact us for further information, prices may alter due to group size or additional requirements

SUITABLE FOR Any staff who wish to increase their theoretical knowledge, particularly those in fostering and residential childcare.

Course summary

The aims of this course is to provide learners with an overview of child development and its importance in the care of children and young people. The Every Child Matters outcomes form a basis for this course.

Learners will understand issues surrounding:

  • Human Growth and Development including child development needs
  • Attachment
  • Positive and Negative Relationships
  • Dealing with loss and change
  • Health
  • Safeguarding and Promoting Welfare
  • Family and Environmental Factors
  • Parenting Capacity
  • Multi-disciplinary and Multi - Agency team working
  • Empowerment and Advocacy

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