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Babysitting Childminding
Babysitting Childminding

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Babysitting is, and has been for a long time, a hot subject.

At what age should a person be able to sit for children? What should you look for in a babysitter? What are the advantages and disadvantages of a babysitter? There are important decisions to make.

This course will clear up the facts and the law around children in the house alone and will detail the process of hiring a babysitter.

The learning objectives for this course are as follows:

  1. To know the law regarding leaving children on their own
  2. To know what to look for in a babysitter
  3. To understand the advantages and disadvantages of a babysitter
  4. To understand the process for arranging fees
  5. To be aware of babysitting agencies

This course ensures your practice is in line with the requirements of the Childcare Act 2006 (the Act), as amended by the Children and Families Act 2014. It will also support your continuous professional development and enable you to keep well informed and up-to-date with current practice.

Should you wish to discuss your training needs based on the children in your care, please call 0800 774 787.

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  • Course Certificate
  • Includes Extensive Handbook
  • Includes LOR – Learning Outcome Report
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