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Certificate in Child Psychology QLS Level 2
Course at QLS Level 2
Study Method Online
Course Duration 125 Hours
Start Date Ongoing
Endorsement Endorsed by Quality Licence Scheme
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Course Overview

Certificate Course in Child Psychology

Study online from any location worldwide, for the chance to earn a fully-accredited Level 2 Child Psychology Certificate!  Staff Training Solutions is proud to offer this exclusive Certificate Course in Child Psychology, ideal for anyone interested in working with children!  Enhance your CV and your employment prospects for life with an accredited Child Psychology Certificate, paving the way for the career of your dreams!  This accredited psychology course provides candidates with a comprehensive introduction to child psychology, along with an exploration of attachment theory, the consequences of attachment breakdowns, how children develop their unique personalities and so much more besides.  With enrolment open 365 days a year, there’s no better time to get started than right now - get started on your certificate course in psychology for distance learning today!

Why Study Child Psychology?

Child psychology is a fascinating field, which focuses on the development of children throughout a variety of developmental stages.  From infanthood through to adolescence and beyond, innumerable factors influence the people we become and the lives we go on to lead.  Those who work in child psychology provide essential support to families with children of all ages, contributing to their strong and healthy development.  An advanced understanding of child psychology can prove invaluable in any childcare setting whatsoever.  As demand for the services of talented professionals continues to grow worldwide, employment prospects for capable candidates are limitless in scope.

Course Syllabus

Our exclusive child psychology online programs are designed specifically for home study, with no deadlines or entry criteria to worry about.  Course content is distributed across four engaging modules as follows:

What is Child Psychology?

Candidates are first introduced to the concept of child psychology, examining the profession and the responsibilities of the qualified child psychologist.  A number of key childhood developmental stages are also discussed in-depth.

Bonding and attachment in children

The second course module focuses on attachment theory, discussing how and why children form attachments with those around them at different stages.  The benefits and potential challenges associated with these attachments are also explored.

Effects of breakdown in Attachment

Continuing the investigation of attachment theory, the following module shifts focus to the potential consequences of attachment breakdowns. Key subtopics covered include the effects of bereavement during childhood, how foster care can affect a child’s development and more.

Development of Children's Personality

The course concludes with a fascinating exploration of personality development in children.  Candidates learn how and why different children develop different personalities, exploring character development and associated challenges.

Career Path

An accredited Child Psychology Certificate can enhance and improve the career prospects of anyone interested in working in a childcare setting.  Whether already working with children or looking to secure your first professional position, this exclusive course could make all the difference.  Career prospects for qualified professionals are limitless in terms of both scope and earnings potential.  Entry-level positions typically paying around £20,000, with no upper-limits whatsoever for more advanced child psychologists and behavioural specialists.

Course Endorsement

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

This course and/or training programme has been endorsed by the Quality Licence Scheme for its high-quality, non-regulated provision and training programmes. This course and/or training programme is not regulated by Ofqual and is not an accredited qualification. Your training provider will be able to advise you on any further recognition, for example progression routes into further and/or higher education. For further information please visit the Learner FAQs on the Quality Licence Scheme website.

Who should take this course

Here at Staff Training Solutions, we work hard to ensure our courses are accessible, affordable and enjoyable.  This dynamic Child Psychology Certificate may prove of particular interest to:

  • Anyone working in a childcare setting
  • Jobseekers in pursuit of entry-level positions
  • Candidates considering higher-level studies upon completion
  • Parents, teachers, carers, nurses etc.
  • Anyone looking to enhance their employment prospects

Enrol today in just a few clicks and begin studying in your own time for a fully-accredited Level 2 Child Psychology Certificate! Or for more information, contact a member of the team at Staff Training Solutions any time.

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