Researching the Market
- Registered Childminder
- Childminding Business
- Unique Selling Point
Setting up your business
- Acquiring Premises
- Outdoor space
- Disabled Access
- Giving your business a name
The registration process
- Care, Learning and Play
- Working with Parents and Carers
- Child Protection
Launching your business
- Interviewing potential customers
- Settling a Child into your setting
Health, safety and hygiene
- The Living Room/Playroom
- Making your garden or Play Area safe for children
Toys and Equipment
- Start-up Grants
- Basic toys and equipment
Customer service and parental involvement
- If things go wrong
- Difficult people and situations
- Areas of Conflict
- Financial help for Childminders
- Profit and Loss
As you progress through the Starting a Child Care Business Course sections you will encounter lessons, activities, core reading and assessments.
There are no entry requirements for this course.
The course contains a number of self-assessment exercises, these are a vital part of the course as they help you gauge your progress. There are also Tutor Marked Assignments to be submitted to your tutor for marking and feedback.
Perhaps the most important asset provided as part of your Starting a Child Care Business Course is access to a dedicated academic tutor. You will be assigned a tutor on enrolment who will support you for 12 months. Support extensions are available upon request.
On successful completion of this Starting a Child Care Business Course you will receive a CloudLearn Certificate of Achievement.
Pay your course in full or spread the cost with one of our monthly instalment plans.
Speak to one of our advisers today about arranging a monthly instalment plan for your chosen course(s) on 0330 111 4006