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Training Content

 

Module 1: Working as an AuPair
  • The role of an AuPair
  • Routine and time management
  • Building relationships with your host family

Module 2: Building relationships with your host family

  • The first few days
  • Communicating effectively with host parents
  • Understanding of what is expected of you as an AuPair

Module 3: Child Safety

  • Child safety in the home
  • Fire safety
  • Child safety outside the home
  • Introduction to Paediatric first aid

Module 4: Healthy Eating

  • Learning through cooking
  • Fussy eating
  • Food safety and hygiene
  • Allergies and intolerances

Module 5: Child development and activities

  • Child development stages
  • Activities for children

Module 6 (* Optional) Caring for babies and young children safely

  • How to hold a baby safely
  • Nappy changing
  • Feeding babies
  • Hygiene in the home
  • Bedtime

Module 7: Managing behaviour

  • Meeting the individual needs of a child
  • Recommended forms of discipline