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Primary Teaching and Child Development

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8 hours
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1 year
No formal qualification
20 CPD hours / points
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If you’re looking to take the first steps towards becoming a primary school teacher, then the Primary Teaching and Child Development course could be the perfect start to your training journey towards a worthwhile and rewarding career.

The Primary Teaching and Child Development course has been designed by professionals to give you a taste of what is expected of a Primary Teacher and the typical roles and responsibilities you will have to carry out. Enrolling on the Primary Teaching and Child Development course will help you learn how to teach English to children, as well as SEN support techniques to use in the classroom. The Primary Teaching and Child Development is also accredited by CPD, with 20 CPD points available to students as proof of your new qualification.

The Primary Teaching and Child Development course also explores other essential teaching topics such as dealing with babies, assisting children with speech and language disorders, building strong relationships with your pupils through communication, and the essentials of child psychology. The Primary Teacher Training course is CPD accredited, ensuring a quality learning experience and guaranteeing you a professional achievement.

Split over a range of expertly-created modules, the Primary Teaching and Child Development course can be completed in around four hours and prepare you for life as a Primary Teacher. Show your commitment to your career path and add an impressive course to your training record with the Primary Teaching and Child Development course.

Skills You Will Gain

After completing the Primary Teaching and Child Development course, you will learn the following skills:

  • SEN support and teaching techniques
  • The essentials of child care
  • Strong communication skills
  • Language and linguistic skills


20 CPD hours / points
Accredited by CPD Accreditation Group

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Why Study Primary Teaching and Child Development with Teachers Training:

Here are just some of the reasons why our students enrol on the Primary Teaching and Child Development course:

  • Access the Primary Teaching and Child Development through our dedicated online learning platform
  • 24/7 access to tutor support
  • The Primary Teaching and Child Development course is packed with interactive course content
  • Affordable prices and high-quality training
  • The Primary Teaching and Child Development course is accredited by the UK’s top awarding bodies
  • Complete the Primary Teaching and Child Development course 100% online, from any internet-enabled device
  • Flexible course deadlines with full access to the Primary Teaching and Child Development course for one year

Every course we design at Teachers Training has been expertly crafted to give students the skills and knowledge they need to join the teaching profession. Our courses are packed with comprehensive modules to ensure every course is a quality learning experience for our learners.

Our learners are always our top priority, and the Primary Teaching and Child Development has been specifically designed to provide learners with the highest level of knowledge and skills possible.

After successfully completing the Primary Teaching and Child Development, students will receive a recognised qualification that will help enhance your CV and give you the extra boost you need to stand out from the crowd in the competitive job market. Learn everything you need on the Primary Teaching and Child Development to advance in your chosen career and get the job you want!

Enrol now and enjoy the expertly-made Primary Teaching and Child Development from Teachers Training.

Course Curriculum

****Primary Teaching and Child Development****

***Primary Teacher Training***

**Teaching Kids English**


  • Introduction

Studying top tips

  • Sentence types
  • Connectives
  • Connectives contrast
  • Paragraph
  • Comprehension
  • Figurative language
  • Adjectives
  • Adverbs
  • Adverbs 2
  • Synonyms
  • It’s and its
  • There, They’re and Their

**Child Literacy & Language Development Diploma**

  • Literacy and Language Development
  • Child Speech & Language Disorders

**SEN Support & High Quality Teaching Techniques for Teachers**

  • SEN support
  • High Quality Teaching for Pupils with SEN

**Child Psychology & Child Care Essentials Certificate**

Babies from Birth to One Year

  • About the Course and your Tutor
  • The Importance of Bonding
  • The Social and Emotional development: from birth to 1 year
  • The Innate Reflexes of Newborn Babies
  • The Benefits of Testing at ‘Milestones’

Language and Linguistic Skills Development

  • Forms of communication
  • What is ‘Pre-linguistic’ form of communication
  • The Active and the Passive Communication
  • The Importance of Opportunities in Development of the Skills
  • The Importance of Body Language

***Child Development***

Module 01: Factors That Influence Development

  • Introduction to the Module
  • Types of Development Recap
  • Influences on Problematic Development
  • Parenting Styles
  • Exposure to Family Problems in Early Life

Module 02: Cognitive Development

  • Introduction to the Module
  • An Overview of Cognitive Development
  • Piaget’s Theory
  • Information-Processing Theory
  • Cognitive Milestones by Age
  • Cognitive Development in Infancy
  • Cognitive Development in Toddlers/Pre-School Years
  • Cognitive Development in the Middle Years
  • Cognitive Development in Adolescence
  • Morals and Judgement
  • Intelligence

Module 03: Social and Emotional Development

  • Introduction to the Module
  • General Stages of Social Development
  • Attachment and Bonding
  • Stages of Emotional Development
  • Outside Factors Affecting Social Development
  • Family Factors that Affect Social Development
  • Nature vs Nurture
  • Children’s' Fears
  • Overcoming Social Fears in Children
  • Dealing with Social Phobias
  • Understanding Emotional Development in Children
  • Age Guidelines
  • General Principles for Supporting Children’s Emotional Development

Module 04: Personality and Intellectual Development in Children

  • Introduction to the Module
  • Brain Development
  • Intellectual Development at Different Ages
  • Personality/Character Development
  • Psychoanalysis
  • Customisation of Psychoanalytic Concept
  • Erikson and Sullivan’s Stages of Psychosocial Growth
  • The Role Socialisation vs Temperament
  • Role of Parent’s motivation
  • Temperament/Personality Traits
  • Types of Personalities
  • Types of Children
  • Parent’s Temperament and Personality Development
  • Reasons and Results of Childhood Trauma

Module 05: Stages of Language Development

  • Introduction to the Module
  • Introduction to Language Development
  • Phonological Development
  • Lexical Development
  • Morpho-Syntactic Development
  • Learning and Communication Difficulties
  • Factor Influencing Language Development
  • Linguistic Processes
  • Evolution of Communication Bilingual Children
  • Parent’s Role in Helping Children
  • Development of Skills at Different Stages

Module 06: Understanding Moral Development

  • Introduction to the Module
  • Moral Development
  • Stages of Moral Growth in Children
  • Piaget on Moral Development
  • Lawrence Kohlberg’s Theory of Moral Development
  • Other Theories of Moral Development in Children
  • Freud’s Theory of Psychosexual Development

Course Assessment

After completing all the modules in the Primary Teaching and Child Development, students will be required to sit a multiple-choice assessment to test your knowledge. The assessment will be delivered through our online learning platform, with immediate results available upon completion.


CPD Certification from The Teachers Training:

After successfully completing the multiple-choice assessment for the Primary Teaching and Child Development, students will qualify for a CPD-accredited certificate from Teachers Training to showcase your new achievement.

  • Free PDF certificates are available for instant download as soon as students have successfully completed the assessment
  • Hard copy certificates can be ordered and sent via post for only £8.99

Add an amazing new skill to your CV and give yourself a competitive advantage when applying for jobs!

Who is this course for?

This Primary Teaching and Child Development course is ideal for anyone who wants to:

  • Learn the skills needed to become a Primary Teacher
  • Make a career change and explore new career opportunities
  • Gain a formal, accredited qualification to improve their career opportunities
  • Develop the skills and knowledge needed to work in education


The Primary Teaching and Child Development has no formal entry requirements. However, we do ask that all students:

  • Have a passion for learning
  • Have a good understanding of the English language
  • Be motivated and hard-working
  • Are over the age of 16

Career path

Enrol on the Primary Teaching and Child Development course today and discover the essential skills and knowledge needed to become a Primary Teacher. Opportunities in this field include:

  • Primary School Teacher
  • Early Years Teacher
  • Teaching Assistant

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What does study method mean?

Study method describes the format in which the course will be delivered. At courses are delivered in a number of ways, including online courses, where the course content can be accessed online remotely, and classroom courses, where courses are delivered in person at a classroom venue.

What are CPD hours/points?

CPD stands for Continuing Professional Development. If you work in certain professions or for certain companies, your employer may require you to complete a number of CPD hours or points, per year. You can find a range of CPD courses on, many of which can be completed online.

What is a ‘regulated qualification’?

A regulated qualification is delivered by a learning institution which is regulated by a government body. In England, the government body which regulates courses is Ofqual. Ofqual regulated qualifications sit on the Regulated Qualifications Framework (RQF), which can help students understand how different qualifications in different fields compare to each other. The framework also helps students to understand what qualifications they need to progress towards a higher learning goal, such as a university degree or equivalent higher education award.

What is an ‘endorsed’ course?

An endorsed course is a skills based course which has been checked over and approved by an independent awarding body. Endorsed courses are not regulated so do not result in a qualification - however, the student can usually purchase a certificate showing the awarding body’s logo if they wish. Certain awarding bodies - such as Quality Licence Scheme and TQUK - have developed endorsement schemes as a way to help students select the best skills based courses for them.