Child Behaviour Online Course
  • 100% online learning
  • 9 units
  • 120 guided learning hours

Child Behaviour

Key Points

  • Understand different behaviour challenges
  • Learn how to support children with behavioural issues
  • Develop trusting relationships with children in your care

 

  • Progress your career in education or early years
  • Gain key skills working with children
  • Build on your knowledge with further study

About your Course

Working with or caring for children can be a challenging experience. Their behaviour can often seem unpredictable to the point of counter intuitive. Some children can display unusually violent behaviour or low self-esteem, or both.

Understanding why children think, feel, and behave the way they do can go a long way to overcoming challenging behaviour. Or simply help you build a more trusting relationship.

This course will teach you the core theories behind child behaviour ranging from well-being and self-esteem to aggression and violence.

You will learn about emotional intelligence and its impact as well as how to help children respond to external events. You will also learn how to help children overcome attachment disorder and manage their emotions.

The course will also give you an insight into the causes of bullying and its effects. You will also study Conduct Disorder and Oppositional Defiant Disorder.

Upon completion of this course you will have a better understand of the kind of emotional and behaviour challenges children face.

This will allow you to better support them whether that’s at home or in an educational setting.

You can also build on this learning by studying further qualifications to help progress your career.

Getting Started

This online course will help you to better understand and support the children you work with. You will be able to identify problem behaviour or help children to overcome it.

This course is especially useful for anyone working in a school or early years setting. It can also provide you with a foundation for further studies in child behaviour.

Stonebridge Associated Colleges is one of the UK’s leading online learning provider. Our courses are designed by subject matter experts to give you the knowledge you need to achieve your goals.

Because all of our courses are online, you can study at a time and place of your choosing. You can login the same day you enrol and all of your course materials will be waiting for you.

You can learn at your own pace so you can complete your course within a matter of weeks!

You will also get the support of a dedicated tutor who can answer any questions you have about the material, and will assess your work.

On completion of your course, you will receive two certificates:

Certificate 1 is issued by Stonebridge Associated Colleges: Child Behaviour Diploma

Child Behaviour Diploma issued by Stonebridge Associated Colleges, to view a sample of the college’s award, please click here.

Certificate 2 is issued by ABC Awards: Level 3 Child Behaviour Certificate of Achievement

At the end of this course successful learners will receive a Certificate of Achievement from ABC Awards and Certa Awards and a Learner Unit Summary (which lists the components the learner has completed as part of the course).

The course has been endorsed under the ABC Awards and Certa Awards Quality Licence Scheme. This means that Stonebridge Associated Colleges has undergone an external quality check to ensure that the organisation and the courses it offers, meet defined quality criteria. The completion of this course alone does not lead to a regulated qualification* but may be used as evidence of knowledge and skills gained. The Learner Unit Summary may be used as evidence towards Recognition of Prior Learning if you wish to progress your studies in this subject. To this end the learning outcomes of the course have been benchmarked at Level 3 against level descriptors published by Ofqual, to indicate the depth of study and level of demand/complexity involved in successful completion by the learner.

The course itself has been designed by Stonebridge Associated Colleges to meet specific learners’ and/or employers’ requirements which cannot be satisfied through current regulated qualifications. ABC Awards & Certa Awards endorsement involves robust and rigorous quality audits by external auditors to ensure quality is continually met. A review of courses is carried out as part of the endorsement process.

*Regulated qualification refers to those qualifications that are regulated by Ofqual / CCEA / Qualification Wales

To view a sample of the ABC Certificate of Achievement, please click here.

Requirements for Entry

There is no experience or previous qualifications required for enrolment on this course. It is available to all students, of all academic backgrounds.

Who are ABC Awards and Certa Awards

ABC Awards and Certa Awards

ABC Awards and Certa Awards have long-established reputations for providing high quality vocational qualifications across a wide range of industries. ABC Awards and Certa Awards combine over 180 years of expertise combined with a responsive, flexible and innovative approach to the needs of our customers.

Renowned for excellent customer service, and quality standards, ABC Awards and Certa Awards also offer regulated qualifications for all ages and abilities post-14; all are developed with the support of relevant stakeholders to ensure that they meet the needs and standards of employers across the UK.

Professional Membership

On completion of this course you will be eligible to join the following Professional Associations(s):

Stonebridge

On successful completion of your course your qualification is awarded. You will receive an attractively presented Diploma or Certificate issued by Stonebridge Associated Colleges, this will also allow you to use the letters SAC. Dip. or SAC. Cert. after your name.

Stonebridge Associated Colleges is one of the leading (and biggest) distance education colleges in the U.K and internationally. We have many thousands of students studying with us at any one time from locations all over the world. Our diplomas will always count towards your future, and will improve your prospects of future employment or higher level study etc. by proving that you have studied to a certain level, that you have proficiency in your chosen subjects and that you are interested in your field of choice. Education is always an investment in your future and you will find this to be the case with our qualifications in your jurisdiction.

Module 1: Introduction to Children’s Behaviour

Learning outcomes:

  • Awareness of societal differences in attitude to children’s behaviour
  • Understand the contributing influences of undesirable behaviour

Module 2: Well-Being, Self-Esteem and Emotional Intelligence

Learning outcomes:

  • Understand the importance of well-being and self-esteem
  • Awareness of the impact of emotional intelligence and literacy on self-control

Module 3: Temperament, Attachment and Self-Control

Learning outcomes:

  • Understand the impact a child’s temperament has on their response to external events
  • Awareness of how attachment disorder can contribute to children’s stress
  • Knowledge of the range of impulsive behavioural responses

Module 4: Aggression and Violence

Learning outcomes:

  • Understand the influence of modelling
  • Knowledge of how frustration can manifest into different types of aggressive behaviour
  • Awareness of relevant psychological theory

Module 5: Psychological Disabilities

Learning outcomes:

  • Understand how particular disorders can affect behavioural responses
  • Knowledge of behavioural symptoms and the potential causes

Module 6: Focus on Bullying

Learning outcomes:

  • Understand the causes of bullying
  • Awareness of the effects of bullying

Module 7: Focus on ADHD

Learning outcomes:

  • Knowledge of the impact of ADHD on children’s behaviour
  • Understand the psychological approaches to coping with ADHD

Module 8: Conduct Disorder (CD) and Oppositional Defiant Disorder (ODD) 

Learning outcomes:

  • Understand the differences between CD & ODD
  • Knowledge of the behavioural challenges associated with the two disorders
  • Awareness of psychological intervention techniques

Module 9: Techniques for Managing Challenging Behaviour

Learning outcomes:

  • Understand the differences in psychological techniques for managing children’s challenging behaviour
  • Knowledge of the diverse maladaptive behaviour management techniques

What's Included

  • All study materials
  • Study Guide
  • Full Tutor and Admin support
  • The course fee includes the awarding body registration and certification fee (valued at up to £30.00).

Child Behaviour

Key Points

  • Understand different behaviour challenges
  • Learn how to support children with behavioural issues
  • Develop trusting relationships with children in your care

 

  • Progress your career in education or early years
  • Gain key skills working with children
  • Build on your knowledge with further study

About your Course

Working with or caring for children can be a challenging experience. Their behaviour can often seem unpredictable to the point of counter intuitive. Some children can display unusually violent behaviour or low self-esteem, or both.

Understanding why children think, feel, and behave the way they do can go a long way to overcoming challenging behaviour. Or simply help you build a more trusting relationship.

This course will teach you the core theories behind child behaviour ranging from well-being and self-esteem to aggression and violence.

You will learn about emotional intelligence and its impact as well as how to help children respond to external events. You will also learn how to help children overcome attachment disorder and manage their emotions.

The course will also give you an insight into the causes of bullying and its effects. You will also study Conduct Disorder and Oppositional Defiant Disorder.

Upon completion of this course you will have a better understand of the kind of emotional and behaviour challenges children face.

This will allow you to better support them whether that’s at home or in an educational setting.

You can also build on this learning by studying further qualifications to help progress your career.

Getting Started

This online course will help you to better understand and support the children you work with. You will be able to identify problem behaviour or help children to overcome it.

This course is especially useful for anyone working in a school or early years setting. It can also provide you with a foundation for further studies in child behaviour.

Stonebridge Associated Colleges is one of the UK’s leading online learning provider. Our courses are designed by subject matter experts to give you the knowledge you need to achieve your goals.

Because all of our courses are online, you can study at a time and place of your choosing. You can login the same day you enrol and all of your course materials will be waiting for you.

You can learn at your own pace so you can complete your course within a matter of weeks!

You will also get the support of a dedicated tutor who can answer any questions you have about the material, and will assess your work.

On completion of your course, you will receive two certificates:

Certificate 1 is issued by Stonebridge Associated Colleges: Child Behaviour Diploma

Child Behaviour Diploma issued by Stonebridge Associated Colleges, to view a sample of the college’s award, please click here.

Certificate 2 is issued by ABC Awards: Level 3 Child Behaviour Certificate of Achievement

At the end of this course successful learners will receive a Certificate of Achievement from ABC Awards and Certa Awards and a Learner Unit Summary (which lists the components the learner has completed as part of the course).

The course has been endorsed under the ABC Awards and Certa Awards Quality Licence Scheme. This means that Stonebridge Associated Colleges has undergone an external quality check to ensure that the organisation and the courses it offers, meet defined quality criteria. The completion of this course alone does not lead to a regulated qualification* but may be used as evidence of knowledge and skills gained. The Learner Unit Summary may be used as evidence towards Recognition of Prior Learning if you wish to progress your studies in this subject. To this end the learning outcomes of the course have been benchmarked at Level 3 against level descriptors published by Ofqual, to indicate the depth of study and level of demand/complexity involved in successful completion by the learner.

The course itself has been designed by Stonebridge Associated Colleges to meet specific learners’ and/or employers’ requirements which cannot be satisfied through current regulated qualifications. ABC Awards & Certa Awards endorsement involves robust and rigorous quality audits by external auditors to ensure quality is continually met. A review of courses is carried out as part of the endorsement process.

*Regulated qualification refers to those qualifications that are regulated by Ofqual / CCEA / Qualification Wales

To view a sample of the ABC Certificate of Achievement, please click here.

Requirements for Entry

There is no experience or previous qualifications required for enrolment on this course. It is available to all students, of all academic backgrounds.

Who are ABC Awards and Certa Awards

ABC Awards and Certa Awards

ABC Awards and Certa Awards have long-established reputations for providing high quality vocational qualifications across a wide range of industries. ABC Awards and Certa Awards combine over 180 years of expertise combined with a responsive, flexible and innovative approach to the needs of our customers.

Renowned for excellent customer service, and quality standards, ABC Awards and Certa Awards also offer regulated qualifications for all ages and abilities post-14; all are developed with the support of relevant stakeholders to ensure that they meet the needs and standards of employers across the UK.

Professional Membership

On completion of this course you will be eligible to join the following Professional Associations(s):

Stonebridge

On successful completion of your course your qualification is awarded. You will receive an attractively presented Diploma or Certificate issued by Stonebridge Associated Colleges, this will also allow you to use the letters SAC. Dip. or SAC. Cert. after your name.

Stonebridge Associated Colleges is one of the leading (and biggest) distance education colleges in the U.K and internationally. We have many thousands of students studying with us at any one time from locations all over the world. Our diplomas will always count towards your future, and will improve your prospects of future employment or higher level study etc. by proving that you have studied to a certain level, that you have proficiency in your chosen subjects and that you are interested in your field of choice. Education is always an investment in your future and you will find this to be the case with our qualifications in your jurisdiction.

Module 1: Introduction to Children’s Behaviour

Learning outcomes:

  • Awareness of societal differences in attitude to children’s behaviour
  • Understand the contributing influences of undesirable behaviour

Module 2: Well-Being, Self-Esteem and Emotional Intelligence

Learning outcomes:

  • Understand the importance of well-being and self-esteem
  • Awareness of the impact of emotional intelligence and literacy on self-control

Module 3: Temperament, Attachment and Self-Control

Learning outcomes:

  • Understand the impact a child’s temperament has on their response to external events
  • Awareness of how attachment disorder can contribute to children’s stress
  • Knowledge of the range of impulsive behavioural responses

Module 4: Aggression and Violence

Learning outcomes:

  • Understand the influence of modelling
  • Knowledge of how frustration can manifest into different types of aggressive behaviour
  • Awareness of relevant psychological theory

Module 5: Psychological Disabilities

Learning outcomes:

  • Understand how particular disorders can affect behavioural responses
  • Knowledge of behavioural symptoms and the potential causes

Module 6: Focus on Bullying

Learning outcomes:

  • Understand the causes of bullying
  • Awareness of the effects of bullying

Module 7: Focus on ADHD

Learning outcomes:

  • Knowledge of the impact of ADHD on children’s behaviour
  • Understand the psychological approaches to coping with ADHD

Module 8: Conduct Disorder (CD) and Oppositional Defiant Disorder (ODD) 

Learning outcomes:

  • Understand the differences between CD & ODD
  • Knowledge of the behavioural challenges associated with the two disorders
  • Awareness of psychological intervention techniques

Module 9: Techniques for Managing Challenging Behaviour

Learning outcomes:

  • Understand the differences in psychological techniques for managing children’s challenging behaviour
  • Knowledge of the diverse maladaptive behaviour management techniques

What's Included

  • All study materials
  • Study Guide
  • Full Tutor and Admin support
  • The course fee includes the awarding body registration and certification fee (valued at up to £30.00).
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