Little Slingers Dance Co Academy
Little Slingers Academy coursers are recognised and awarded by The Continued Professional Development Certification Service
Little Slingers Babywearing Co offers an academy that enables you to run your own Babywearing Dance Classes. Courses have been developed by babywearing consultants together with experienced babywearer’s with a profound knowledge of early years and child development. The aim of this course is to provide you with the capability to successfully deliver your own babywearing dance class, whereby parents can feel safe in the knowledge that you are a qualified and competent class leader. Upon successful completion of this training, together with a basic kit you will be fully prepared to deliver babywearing dance classes in your local community.
Courses entail a highly intensive study structure, providing thorough babywearing knowledge through both theory and practical learning. Covering all topics ranging from beginner through to advanced. Courses offer personal development opportunities in which students can advance existing skills and obtain new ones. With a focus on reflective practice, students will study the importance and value of being a reflective practitioner.
Exams and coursework are compulsory in order to achieve accreditation and certification. Designed to enable students to use their initiative and demonstrate their understanding and abilities.
Exam work is completed in order to evidence students understanding and interpretation of the subject.
To provide all students with a comprehensive, holistic knowledge and understanding of the world of babywearing.
To be able to proficiently deliver dance classes in the community, with a key focus on health and safety
To enable students to competently demonstrate their skills and impart their knowledge to others confidently and efficiently.
Students develop pedagogy skills that provide foundations for delivering good practice.
To progress practical academic skills and critical thinking skills that will empower each student to provide a valuable and reliable provision.
To be a reflective practitioner, reflecting on previous experiences, current practice and creating innovative ideas using active experimentation.
After the course
Research skills will be established through research projects in the form of coursework.
Upon completion and verification of exam and coursework students will be issued with official certification from Little Slingers and CPD.
Students will be invited to attend a variety of seminars, conferences, exhibitions and awards events once qualified, providing scope for continued learning and development.
Little Slingers focuses on the voice of the student and considers all feedback given, continually looking for ways to enhance experiences.