Babyem are a leading training agency in London who specialise in Maternity Courses for Maternity Nurses, Nannies and Nursery Staff. All our Maternity Courses are fully accredited through Open College and Cache providing candidates with qualifications recognised throughout the industry.
More information regarding our Maternity Courses, funding schemes and Maternity Course content can be found below.
Our Maternity Course Teachers
Our Maternity Nurse Courses are recognised in the industry as being the best, with candidates being taught by professionals who are experts in their field including international lactation consultants, Sleep Specialists, La Leche League training coordinators, Midwives and Health Visitors and Paediatricians. We work with leading parent groups such as NCT and twin groups such as Tamba to provide Maternity work experience schemes for candidates. This have proven to be invaluable, with 8/10 candidates stating this has helped them find employment as a maternity nurse.
Funding for Maternity Courses
We are recognised by the Department of Work and Pension and for those candidates who are currently unemployed, we are able to provide subsidised places on our Maternity Courses in London. Candidates can contact their Job Centre advisor to find out if thy are eligible for LVP funding for the Maternity Nurse Course in London.
2 Day Maternity Nurse Training – Level 3 / 4
Our 2 Day Maternity Nurse Course (MNT Training) is recognised across the nanny and maternity sector as being the best, which are evident in our independent reviews.
Our maternity course in London is taught by a leading international Breastfeeding Consultant, who is also a qualified Midwife, Health visitor and regularly consults for charitable organisations regarding premature babies. Our 2 Day Maternity Course also draws on the experience of leading maternity nurses and sleep consultants in the field to ensure our maternity courses are practical and relevant to Maternity Nurses.
Maternity Nurse Course – Course Content
Health & Care of Newborns, Caring for premature babies, Breast Feeding – Positioning/Attachment, Formula Feeding, Expressing and Overcoming Difficulties, Sleep in babies, Implementing Sleep and Feeding Routines, Infant Skin Problems (acne, eczema, etc.) Common illnesses in babies, Meningitis, Colic and Reflux, Sudden Infant Death Syndrome, Infant soothing techniques, Postnatal Depression and Care of Postnatal Mums, Interviews & creating a winning CV, Finding employment as a Maternity Nurse, Working with Agencies.
Maternity Nurse Work placements
In 2013 we placed over 80 maternity nurses with parents for free. Our maternity nurse placement scheme provides an invaluable service to parents in the first 3 months of having a baby, as well as supporting newly qualified maternity nurses to gain confidence and develop their skills. All candidates have access to our work placement scheme, with 85% of candidates stating this has helped them gain employed within the first 6 months of completing the course.
Maternity Nurse Course dates and venue
Our unique maternity course runs throughout the year on a monthly basis. All Childcare and Maternity Courses take place in the 5* Rydges Hotel in Kensington, using their fully equipped training suite.
Pre course requirements
Candidates must have worked with babies for at least 2 years prior to attending and have a good level of English. We complete a pre assessment with all candidates prior to the course to ensure our courses are adapted to meet the needs of all candidates.
Maternity Courses are active and engaging and use a variety of techniques including quizzes, practical activities, role play and case studies in order to meet all learning styles.
Continued professional development
Babyem deliver a range of specialist accredited Maternity Courses including the 2 day Maternity Nurse Course (MNT Course) Sleep Training Skills, Breastfeeding Skills, Postnatal Depression Awareness, Care of Multiples and Baby Massage Courses. All specialist courses are delivered by experts in their field including Le Leche League training leads, Sleep Consultants, Clinical leads and Paediatricians.
Babyem also provide a range of childcare courses, including an Ofsted compliant Paediatric First Aid course, Common Core Skills Nanny Training, Cache Children & Young People's Diploma and a food and nutrition course.
For more information regarding Babyem and their Maternity Nurse Training please visit www.babyem.co.uk or telephone 0044208 986 9008.
Babyem is a leading nanny and maternity training agency that provides qualifications throughout the UK and abroad. Babyem is recognised by OCN and CACHE.