Early Years and Schools
Parenting skills

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Develop parenting skills and coping strategies.


  • How children learn
  • Prompts and praise
  • Coping with parental pressures
  • Rewards and Punishments

Target Audience:

Parents with children or those who wish to develop their parenting skills, or people who work with parents and wish to develop techniques for providing support.

Course Content:

  • Children’s learning
  • Use of praise
  • Use of prompt’s
  • Case study 1
  • Parental pressure
  • Reward systems
  • Suitable punishments
  • Child care value base
  • Changing behaviour
  • Professional support
  • Case Study 2
  • Summary
  • Evaluations and endings


This course explores good parenting skills, by examining methods and approaches that are utilised in the field of childcare. The use of case study’s enabled participants to explore the link between theory and practice and ensure participants are skilled to provide or facilitate positive parental skills.

To find out more about these courses please contact our office on 01922 683976 to speak to one of our team or email us on info@apex-ct.co.uk or complete our course interest form by clicking here.