Working with Babies 0 – 2

Learning Focus
Early Years
Mode
Online
Start Date
9 Jun, 2022
Enrol by
26 May, 2022
Program Description

This is a spaced learning course that will cover many aspects of working with babies and their families.

The course comprises of 5 online workshops and an action research project to be conducted between sessions.

Topics covered will include neuro-relational development, Gross motor development, communication development, foundational literacy and numeracy and sensory support.

This course is designed primarily for staff working directly with children and families.

Participants will have access to resources and strategies to confidently facilitate baby programs and to support babies in broader 0 – 4 programs.

Follow up support to embed learning into practice and to network with others will also be provided.

Program Outcomes

Participants will:

  • Deepen their understandings of how babies develop, learn and communicate.
  • Build a repertoire of strategies and resources to use in their work with babies and their families.
  • Increase strategies for building each families capacity to support and celebrate their babies growth and learning.
Australian Professional Standards

Teachers

  • Standard 1 – Know students and how they learn
  • Standard 3 – Plan for and implement effective teaching and learning
  • Standard 7 – Engage professionally with colleagues, parents/carers and the community
Location, Date & Time

5 Online Workshops – 3:30 pm – 4:45 pm

  • Day 1 – Monday 6 June 2022
  • Day 2 – Monday 4 July 2022
  • Day 3 – Monday 15 August 2022
  • Day 4 – Monday 29 August 2022
  • Day 5 – Monday 19 September 2022

or

  • Day 1 – Thursday 9 June 2022
  • Day 2 – Thursday 30 June 2022
  • Day 3 – Thursday 18 August 2022
  • Day 4 – Thursday 1 September 2022
  • Day 5 – Thursday 22 September 2022