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Child Workforce Training

3 hours - £40pp

Welcome to Helping Hand's Child Workforce training course, this course is designed to prepare child workforce staff for effective, professional and positive roles within child play settings. This covers essential paperwork, policies, health and safety and ratios - everything needed to run a professional child play setting. Upon completion of this course participants will be able to effectively execute their roles in a professional child workforce setting and understand behaviour management planning and techniques as well as having a knowledge of legal requirements, safety and procedure.

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Child Workforce Training Course Overview

Unit I: Introduction
Unit II: Behaviour Management Plans
Unit III: The Traffic Light System 
Unit IV: The Basket System 
Unit V: Getting to know me
Unit VI: Ratios 
Unit VII: Health and Safety 
Unit VIII: Fire Safety
Unit IX: Policies and Procedures

Frequently Asked Questions

Do you need any prior training/qualifications to do this course?

No, participants do not need any prior training or qualifications to attend this course. Helping Hands’ training courses are designed to pass on skills and knowledge to complete novices as well as experienced professionals, all participants will benefit from this course regardless of experience or existing skills/knowledge.

Do you offer this course online?

Yes, a similar version of this course can be accessed via virtual workshop. Helping Hands trainers can deliver this training course over a video conferencing platform such as Zoom where they will share their screen, lead discussions with participants and deliver the learning outcomes over the internet. If you would like to access this course via virtual workshop please get in touch.

Do you need to be physically fit to do this course?

There are no physical aspects to the learning of this course. Therefore, this course is accessible to people of all levels of health and fitness, to be able to pass this course participants need to demonstrate an understanding of the course material and be willing to learn and engage with the course – there are no physical requirements to this.

Do you gain a qualification from this course?

This course is certified by Helping Hands and participants that pass this course can hold their course certificates as evidence of professional learning and an excellent level of knowledge, understanding and skills pertaining to this topic.

Student Comments

"I really enjoyed the training, it was very informative and gave me useful insights into how to work within a professional environment"


"This course really helped me get my head around all of the important aspects of working in a childcare setting like ratios and behaviour management plans. The instructor was very patient and really made sure that I understood everything."


"This training was well delivered and covered every base regarding the paperwork and planning procedures involved in my workplace - very useful and informative."


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