This Direct Work with Children & Young People training course is designed for personnel working in a child care setting.

The aim of the day is to provide attendees with understanding, knowledge and skills in order to supplement their current skills base on direct work with children and young people.

Course Summary

The syllabus covers such topics as:

  • What is direct work?
  • Why is direct work important?
  • What is achieved through direct work?
  • Types of interpersonal communication
  • Communicating complex messages
  • The communication cycle
  • Listening, body language, assertion and empathy
  • Checking our understanding
  • Communication and culture
  • Communicating about difficult issues

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Max attendees: 15

Course length: 1 day

This course can be tailored to meet your specific requirements

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For more information about this course, please contact us on telephone: 029 20 494969 – or send us an email using the button below.

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The trainer is very knowledgeable and has experience in the subject matter, it made the course very interesting.