Sleep Consultant Training at its best…

Our fully OCN accredited Sleep Consultant Training course is ideal for Nannies, Maternity Nurses and Childcare’s aiming to gain additional knowledge or to specialise in sleep consulting as a part of their career. Completion of this course will provide you with the knowledge, skills and confidence to help resolve the most common sleep issues in children. Working as a Sleep Consultant professional you will be engaging with parents in urgent need of advice and support, with a flexible approach to providing the parents with the right techniques and advice for their baby or child in a comfortable environment. Considerate and effective communication will quickly result in recommendations from your clients. This course is also ideal for existing Sleep Consultants to update their skills with the latest developments and practices.

Our Sleep Consultant Training course covers:

Unit 1 Normal infant sleep 0-3 years

  • Basic sleep biology
  • How sleep changes over time
  • Sudden Infant Death Syndrome and safe sleep practices

Unit 2 Popular practitioners and parenting books

  • A brief history of Sleep Consultant Training
  • The cultural basis of sleep expectations
  • Parental expectations of sleep
  • Different approaches – pros and cons

Unit 3 Supporting families with infant sleep

  • Sleep hygiene
  • Feeding and sleep
  • Gentle routines
  • Naps

Unit 4 Gentle techniques for different ages and stages

  • 6-12 months
  • 12 months +
  • Supporting parents’ sleep

MANNTA Sleep Consultant Training Course OCN LEVEL 3

Course held over 1 day (includes refreshments)