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Maternity Practitioners Course

PAICE (Postnatal and Infant Care Education)

 

Does working as a Baby Nanny, Night Nanny or Maternity Practitioner interest you?

We provide a bespoke Maternity Practitioners Course which is modern and relevant to todays postnatal mothers, developed through consultation with Mothers and sought after Maternity Practitioners.

Our Maternity Course (Postnatal and Infant Care Education) will provide you with all information needed for a postnatal practitioner/maternity nurse to support and care for the mother or caregiver and newborn baby.

 

As a Maternity Practitioner, you will learn how to give essential care and support to a family with a baby between 0 to 6 months. It is a highly rewarding career, giving you the chance to really get to know the family you work with.  Friendly advisors at the course venue are available to assist you with finding work.

Course Overview

• Role & Responsibilities of the Maternity Nurse

• Health & Care of Newborn Babies

• Bathing and Skin / Hair Care

• Cord care

• Swaddling

• Illness

• Safety and Hygiene

• Attachment and Bonding

• Care of Premature Babies and Multiple Births

• Colic & Reflux

• Caring for the unsettled baby

• Tongue Tie

• Sudden Infant Death Syndrome

• Sleep in Newborns

• Building Routines

• Health & Care of Post Natal Mums

• Diet and Nutrition

• Emotional Support

• Postnatal Depression, Rest and Healing

• Understanding cultural variations

• Breast Feeding

• Winding

• Assertiveness

• Self-Employment/Contracts

• Professionalism

• Interviews & CV’s

• Getting work as a Maternity Nurse

This is a 2 day weekend course with a small amount of coursework which is completed in your free time.  You have a second chance should your coursework not pass.  Upto one month is given to complete the coursework.  Once successfully completed your certificate will be processed and sent out to you. 

Venue:

3 Hanson Street, Central London, W1W 6TB
(Underground stations Oxford Circus or Goodge Street)

Price:

£295

Date Time Book Now Pay 2 installments*
13th & 14th May 2017 09:30 - 18:00 Book Pay 50%
 27th & 28th May 2017 09:30 - 18:00 Book Pay 50%
10th & 11th June 2017 09:30 - 18:00 Book Pay 50%
24th & 25th June 2017 09:30 - 18:00 Book Pay 50%
1st & 2nd July 2017 09:30 - 18:00 Book Pay 50%
29th & 30th July 2017 09:30 - 18:00 Book Pay 50%

*100% must be paid before the date of the course.

Got a question?

See our Frequently Asked Questions

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How to Book a Course

Book your place simply by clicking the "BOOK" button beside the course date of your choice.  Places are limited and will be allocated on a strictly first-come, first-served basis.  Once payment has been received, an email will be sent confirming your place and details of the course within 24 hours.

Frequently Asked Questions

Q: How long is the course?

Q: What exactly will I learn?

Q: Is the course just for nannies?

Q: Will this course make it easier to find work in childcare?

Q: When will I receive my certificate?

Q: Travelling to the course venue / Nearby accommodation

Q: How long is the course?

It’s a two day course which starts at 9:30am and finishes between 5:30 and 6:00pm each day to make sure that all the areas of the course are covered.

Q: What exactly will I learn?

• Role & Responsibilities of the Maternity Nurse • Health & Care of Newborn Babies
• Bathing and Skin/ Hair Care • Cord care • Swaddling • Illness • Safety and Hygiene
• Attachment and Bonding • Care of Premature Babies and Multiple Births
• Colic & Reflux • Caring for the unsettled baby • Tongue Tie
• Sudden Infant Death Syndrome • Sleep in Newborns • Building Routines
• Health & Care of Post Natal Mums • Diet and Nutrition • Emotional Support
• Postnatal Depression, Rest and Healing • Understanding cultural variations
• Breast Feeding • Winding • Assertiveness • Self-Employment/Contracts
• Professionalism • Interviews & CV’s • Getting work as a Maternity Nurse

Q: Is the course just for nannies?

No. This two-day course is suitable for any childcare professional who would like to become a maternity practitioner, whether you are a seasoned professional or just starting out.

Q: Will this course make it easier to find work in childcare?

Naturally all parents want what’s best for their children, and the best is a carer who holds qualifications proving they are serious about their career in childcare and about ensuring both mother and baby are given the best possible care at all times. 

Q: When will I receive my certificate?

On completion of the 2 day course

Travelling using Public Transport

The closest underground stations are Oxford Circus (Bakerloo, Central and Victoria lines) and Goodge Street (Northern line). We are about a 7 minute walk from both stations.

Buses to Goodge Street: 10, 14, 24, 29, 73, 134 and 390

Buses to Oxford Street: 10, 25, 55, 73, 98 and 390

Please note these are suggested routes.

 

TRAVEL TICKETS / ACCOMMODATION

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Click here to find accommodation  (Use Postcode W1W 6TB)

Travelling with a car

If you decide to drive to the course venue please note that we are within the congestion charge zone. There are a few Paid-For Bays from 08:30 - 18:30 at £4.00 an hour Monday - Saturday. There are also Resident Bays 08:30 – 20:30 everyday (Inc Bank Holidays) which you CANNOT park in. Drivers can park on single yellow lines on Sundays.

Terms and Conditions

All prices include VAT.

Candidates arriving more than ten minutes late to a course may be refused entry.

Due to the limited number of places on our courses, we can only confirm places once payment has been received.

We require ten business days notice of any cancellations in order to change to a different date.

If you cancel with less than ten business days notice or do not attend the course, you will be still be charged the full amount for your place on that course.

If for any reason we have to cancel a course, we will notify all candidates at the earliest opportunity and reschedule if possible.

Findababysitter.com reserves the right to make changes to course arrangements and prices if necessary.

All other Findababysitter.com terms and conditions apply. Please note, there are no refunds once a course has been booked.

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