Early Childhood Education and Play with Forus Training

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Are you interested in learning about Early Childhood Education and Play with Forus Training?

A 7 week Level 5 course is starting on August 17th 2022 for €295 and will equip you with an understanding of the development of the early learning and care sector in Ireland and associated legislation, policies and best practices which reflect Aistear and Síolta.

Early Childhood Education and Play with Forus Training

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You will be introduced to the rights of the child and practices to promote equality, diversity and inclusion in ELC along with knowledge regarding teamwork, administration and operational procedures within ELC professional practice.
You can also start the course TODAY with Forus’ Self Paced option. Click here for more information.

Throughout this course, you will…
  • Outline the types, stages patterns and purposes of children’s play,
  • Describe a range of theories of play in the context of children’s education to include Psychoanalytic theories (Freud, Winnicott) and Constructivist theories (Piaget, Vygotsky),
  • Evaluate the role of the adult in children’s play,
  • Explore a child lead approach to meeting the play and educational requirements of children,
  • Describe different approaches to curriculum development and implementation in the ECCE setting,
  • Assess the value of equipment, materials, play spaces, both indoors and outdoor in the ECCE setting,
  • Use a range of reading and storytelling techniques appropriate to different stages of children’s development and cultural background,
  • Select relevant play activities and materials appropriate to children’s interest and stage of development and cultural background,
  • Implement appropriate curricula which promotes learning and the holistic development of the child,
  • Reflect on own role and responsibilities when supporting children in their play.

Forus Training now provide online and distance learning courses. Book or enquire her at the Online Campus.

Forus Training has been in business since 2000. The team at Forus Training aims to provide training on relevant and essential skills for a fast-moving business community.

Forus Training champions the development of the individual.  They’re a strong catalyst for positive change through education, training and recognition of achievements.

Furthermore, Forus committed to providing the maximum access to persons of all ages and backgrounds. Encouraging students to achieve quality and excellence in all aspects of their work.

Forus offer online courses that are wide and varied in nature.  In addition, they hold a wide range of accreditation. Forus Training provides health and social care, childcare, business and management and sector-specific employment training services to businesses and individuals.

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