MANNTA OCN ACCREDITED BABY SLEEP TRAINING COURSE FOR CHILD CARERS **17th FEBRUARY 2018**

Location
London (Central), London (Greater)
Salary
Up to £48,000 per annum
Posted
14 Feb 2018
Closes
15 Apr 2018
Ref
SLEEP TRAINING
Sector
Childcare
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Job Level
Experienced
Language
English

Contact Details

Baby Sleep Training at its best…  

Our fully accredited Sleep Training course is ideal for nannies, maternity nurses and child-carers aiming to gain additional knowledge or to specialise in sleep training as a part of their career. Completion of this course will provide you with the knowledge, skills and confidence to help resolve the most common sleep issues in children. Working as a sleep training professional you will be engaging with parents in urgent need of advice and support, with a flexible approach to providing the parents with the right techniques and advice for their baby or child in a comfortable environment. Considerate and effective communication will quickly result in recommendations from your clients. This course is also ideal for existing sleep training consultants to update their skills with the latest developments and practices.

The importance of sleep/common sleep problems in babies, toddlers and young children including:

Hunger, Growth spurt, Being overtired, Constipation, Teething, Blocked nose, Poor weight gain, Feeding problems, Immunisations.

Common illnesses:

Jaundice, Colic, Reflux, Silent reflux, Allergies

Common sleep problems:

Change of sleep patterns, Parental Stress, Accidental parenting/props, Attention seeking behaviour, Room temperature, Insomnia, Nightmares, Night terrors, Accidental parenting/props, Attention seeking behaviour

Sleep stages / sleep cycles:

Circadian rhythms,, REM/non-REM sleep

Factors that influence sleep: diet and environment:

Milk-related Intolerance's, Food allergies, Mother’s diet if breastfeeding

Pre-requisite:

We require candidates to have at least 2 year’s baby experience (including newborn experience) before attending this course.

The Role of the Sleep Trainer

Aim of the consultation, Skills required, Being self-employed, Insurance, Preparing your CV, Collecting references from client, Registering with agencies, DBS (previously CRB), Paediatric First Aid certificate.

Establishing sleep routines/supporting sleeping habits

Why a Routine might be beneficial, Planning a Routine, Implementing a Routine, Routine Changes, Cot/Room transfer, Colds, Illnesses and allergies, Immunizations, Jet lag / travelling, Bringing sleep time earlier/later, Sleep apnoea – snoring, Nightmares / night terrors, Head banging, Techniques, Ways to support sleep habits, Sleep tools, Best sleeping practices, Sleep Positioners, Reflux Wedge, Swaddling, Sleeping Bags, Sleep environment, Monitors, Cameras

Understand Sudden Infant Death Syndrome (SIDS)

Government guidelines, Causes, Prevention, Understand best sleeping and feeding practices



Our next course date is on the **17th FEBRUARY 2018** and costs only £195 which includes lunch and refreshments.

Call us now on 0208 123 55 33 to reserve your space!

 

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