This Course is By Invitation Only

Effective Care Giving

Morning Star Community Services

About this course

Children may sometimes show difficult behaviours and because of this, you wish you know how to support and nurture children’s growth. Effective Care Giving (ECG) addresses your common caregiving concerns you have for the children under your care. Using approved, evidence-informed caregiving strategies, this online programme will guide you along your learning journey. You can enjoy all the benefits of ECG in the comfort of your own home.

What you will learn

On completion of this course, you will be able to:

  • Explain the roles of caregivers
  • Observe and describe children’s behaviour
  • Apply appropriate consequences to motivate desired changes in children’s behaviour.
  • Use child-oriented reasons to motivate behaviour
  • Use appropriate praises to affirm children’s positive behaviour
  • Assist children in identifying behavioural triggers and applying appropriate coping skills
  • Foster specific appropriate behaviours in children that can be used in certain situations
  • Prevent old inappropriate behaviours or new ones from surfacing
  • Stop inappropriate behaviours and encourage alternative appropriate behaviour
  • Set boundaries with children with rules to follow
  • Help children manage their inappropriate behaviour
  • Set aside time for active discussions with children
  • Guide children to solve problems and make better decisions on their own
  • Start: Available Now
  • Length: 3 hours
  • Fee: N.A.
  • Course Provider: Morning Star Community Services
  • Subject: Caregiving
  • Language: English
  • Platform: Open edX

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