Course: Child Health & Well Being QQI Level 5
Category: Childcare (QQI Accredited)
Description: The purpose of this award is to equip the learner with
the knowledge, skill and competence to provide for the health and well-being of
children and maintain healthy, hygienic and safe practices and environments in
a range of early childhood care and education (ECCE) settings. Learning
Outcomes Learners will be able to: 1 Outline the requirements necessary to
provide for the health and well-being of children in an ECCE setting as
informed by national guidelines to include child protection 2 Describe the
factors that contribute to the overall well-being of children 3 Outline the
various nutritional needs of babies and young children 4 Identify requirements
for the promotion of healthy and safe indoor and outdoor environments for
children 5 Describe a range of common childhood illnesses 2 6 Devise balanced
menus for babies, toddlers and children 7 Perform appropriate personal care
routines for babies and young children including the care of the child when
unwell 8 Implement appropriate policies and procedures to include record
keeping as required by legislation and good practice guidelines 9 Utilize a
range of practice skills that support and promote the health and well-being of
children 10 Apply knowledge of child development to support children to form
secure and positive relationships with adults and children in the ECCE setting
11 Reflect on personal practice leading to an understanding of healthy,
hygienic and safe environments for children.
Tutor: TBA TBA
Fee: €240
Duration: 12 weeks
Start Date: 2019-01-22
Start/End Time: 19.00 - 21.30
Day: Tuesday