Child CareTraining Courses

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Training Courses

Whether you’re looking for your first childcare job or you’ve had many years’ experience, it’s always a great idea to keep up with the latest childcare, Au Pair and Nanny training courses and qualifications.

It is our aim that these courses reflect the ethos and values of Clementines Au Pairs & Nannies. We pride ourselves in recruiting Au Pairs and Nannies of the highest possible standards and ensuring that the Au Pair or Nanny, family and children are always safe, cared for and supported.

Our Lecturers are experienced professionals with years of knowledge. They will ensure that you gain as much as possible from our courses and leave with a better understanding of child and infant care.

This courses are open to Au Pairs, Nannies, Domestics and Creche Teachers Assistants.

CHILDCARE & BASIC FIRST AID + CPR COURSE

CHILDCARE & BASIC FIRST AID + CPR COURSE: R950

Our respected nanny training has been developed by child care educators specialising in early child development and childhood education.

Our nanny training courses are intensive, practical and take place over 1 full day. The nanny training course focuses on the 6 common core skills, communicating with children, young people, their parents and carers, child and young person development, safeguarding and promoting the welfare of the child, supporting transitions, multi-agency working, sharing information, knowing your rights and responsibilities and professional development.

THE 1 DAY TRAINING COURSE COVERS:

• What items you will need to be a professional Nanny
• Understanding what a Nanny is and does
• How to: hold a baby / dress a baby / change a baby's nappy / bath a baby / burp a baby /calm a baby / assess a baby's wee and poop / bottle    preparation , feeding a baby and sterilising bottles/feeding utensils
• How to deal with a crying baby
• How to treat and deal with a toddler under different circumstances
• Understanding Nutrition for babies and toddlers
• Understanding baby and child safety in the home ( First Aid & CPR Essentials )
• Development Milestones
• Play and Learn for Cognitive Development
• Hygiene & Teething
• Toddlers tantrums and how to handle them
• Routines & Activities for toddlers
• How to do well in Nanny job interviews
• Dealing with parents

Upon completion of the course you will get:

• x2 Nanny & CPR Course Completion Certificates
• A Professional Nanny CV
• Registration with our Agency
• Training Manual

INFANT CARE SPECIALIST & MENTAL STIMULATION TRAINING COURSE

We are pleased to offer this highly respected course for those wishing to work as Maternity/Night Nanny or those wishing to gain further understanding of newborn care. The course covers every aspect of the Maternity/Night Nanny role.

2 DAY INFANT CARE SPECIALIST & MENTAL STIMULATION TRAINING COURSE: R1250

Suitable For: Experienced Nannies and Mother’s help

The 2 day Course Structure covers:

Breast/Bottle feeding and weaning

• Role and responsibilities of a maternity nanny
• The process of lactation
• Breast feeding including latching, positioning and difficulties.
• Expressing/using pumps.
• Colic and reflux Bottle feeding.
• First stages of puree and baby-led weaning.

General Newborn care

• Getting new born experience and working in people’s homes
• Settling unhappy babies.
• Bathing and Changing nappies
• Cord, skin and eye care.
• Swaddling.
• Sterilizing
• The correct preparation of infant formula
• Sudden Infant Death Syndrome (SID’s)
• Illness and temperatures

Routine in Newborns

• Most popular types of routine on-demand feeding
• How a routine changes in the first weeks/months
• Dropping milk feeds

Sleep Training in Babies

• Understanding sleep cycle’s and how they change
• Sleep associations and how to avoid them.
• Establishing sleep routines.
• Controlled crying.

CPR

• Unresponsive baby (breathing and not breathing)
• Choking baby and child
• Burns
• Raised temperatures
• Meningitis


All of our training courses are delivered by experienced Childcare professionals.

Upon completion of the course you will get:

• A Infant Care Specialist & CPR Course Completion Certificate
• Night Nanny Uniform
• Night Nanny Hand Book