30 Hours Diploma Course in Child Care


Course Title                             :          30 Hour Diploma Course in Child Care

Course Description               :

The purpose of this Diploma in Child Care course is to provide learners with a thorough understanding of the various areas of child care as well as the skills required to promote children’s development, health, and safety.

This Diploma in Child Care introduce a variety of essential concepts such as an overview of attachment in childhood, various factors that can influence Child development, social and emotional development in children, the various stages of speech and language development, understanding moral development, and a variety of common problems throughout infancy, childhood, and adolescence.

Learning Outcomes

After completing the Diploma in Child Care course, the learner will be able to:

– Understand the fundamentals of Early Childhood Education.
– Gain a solid understanding of Child Development.
– Understand the social and emotional development of a child.
– Understand the effects of various types of instability on Child Development.
– Know the stages of moral growth of children.
– Understand the personality development of children.
– Understand adolescence’s problems.
– Gain a thorough understanding of Safeguarding Children.

Who Should Take This Course?

This Diploma in Child Care course is suitable for anyone who works with children or wants to start a career working with children. Including:

– Teaching professionals
– Childminders
– Nannies
– Assistant Teachers
– Paediatric Nurses
– Social Workers
– Child Care Worker

For whom (target group): School leavers after A/L’s in any stream, University undergraduate students in any discipline, science and health education teachers, paramedical and nursing students and nurses. If you’re considering a future career in Education, Child Care, Health Care, Wellness, Medicine, Counselling, Social work, Psychology and Mental Health Science, Special Education then you may want to consider taking this comprehensive and fast-track online independent self-study Diploma level course.

Entry Requirements: School Leavers with any two passes at A/L’s in any stream, and Students and Graduates in any field, Education, Psychology or Social Work, Biomedical Sciences, Members of the Clergy, Teachers, Special Education Teachers, Nurses and other healthcare students or practitioners / professionals and age not less than 19 years, and Fluency of the English language is essential.

Course Duration : 4 to 8 weeks (1.0 to 2.0 Months) – part time self-study

Total No. of Study Hours : 30 Hrs. of Independent Self-Study time

11 Course Modules / Lessons:

Module 01: An Overview of Early Childhood Education (ECE)
Module 02: Empowering Children to Learn in the Early Years
Module 03: The Process of Caring for Child’s Development
Module 04: Developing Socially and Emotionally
Module 05: Aspects That Influence the Development Process
Module 06: Stages of Language Development
Module 07: The Process of Moral Development
Module 08: Personality Development of Children
Module 09: Problems During Infancy and Childhood Period
Module 10: Adolescence’s Problems Explained
Module 11: Safeguarding Children and Basics of Child Protection

The current 2024 all-inclusive Course Fee for new Students is as follows:

For Non-IMH Students: Rs. 40,000/-

For Previous IMH Students: Rs. 30,000/- (Discounted course fee)

For Overseas / International Students: USD $130

Course fees has to be paid in full by cash, cheque, credit / debit card or via a bank transfer payment.

Final Course Assessment / Evaluation

There are only three separate assignments to be completed at home and submitted to the IMH for evaluation. Once a “pass” grade has been achieved for all three assignments the Internationally Accredited Diploma in Child Care and course transcript will be awarded to the registered student.

International Course Accreditation-1

This course is fully accredited by the Accredited Counsellors, Coaches, Psychotherapists and Hypnotherapists (ACCPH), UK




International Course Accreditation-2

This course is fully endorsed and accredited by the International Association of Therapists (IAOTH), Ireland





Course Registration / Enrollment

For course registration or further details please email us your request to enroll for this course by attaching your CV or including details of your academic and/or professional qualifications to: imh.colombo.sl@gmail.com