Programme Brief

This is an introductory course to understanding the process of children’s growth. Learners will be introduced to common theories of child development, as well as the neuroscience of growth and learning, from conception to early adulthood. Learners will also be presented with some challenges of childhood development and techniques to support young people in becoming their best selves. These will be considered within a Caribbean context.

An e-certificate will be issued at the end.

On completion of this course, participants will be able to :
1. Identify the main stages of child development.
2. Understand the main focus of each developmental stage.
3. Have deeper insight into the way a child’s changing brain impacts their functioning.
4. Recognise children who may be experiencing challenges.
5. Effectively support children to realise their potential.


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Schedule & Fees

There are no schedules at this time. If you are interested in Corporate Training for a group of persons feel free to email us at



See our 2022 training schedule below:

  • 18 Contact Hours
  • Administration fee: Free Registration at this time for all short courses.
  • Registration deadline: One week before the scheduled start date of the class.
  • Payment Plan: If you wish to access any of our payment plan options, kindly forward an email to .

To register for this course, please follow the instructions below:

Step 1: Please complete the Online Programme Registration Form, and click submit.

Step 2: Once the form has been completed, please proceed to make your payment via the following options below:

Option 1: PayPal – Please click the ” Add to Cart” button below:


Option 2: WI Pay (Credit Card) – If you wish to utilize this method, please forward an email to indicating if you would be paying the full cost or whether you would like to access any of our payment plan plan options. Once this is confirmed, an invoice will then be forwarded via email.

*If you do not have a PayPal account or a credit card, you can utilize the following payment option:

Option 3: Payment of TT$1,850.00 can be made via Direct deposit / online bank transfer. Please click here for further instructions regarding the banking options available.

Please note that online bank transfers can be done from the following banking institutions – Republic Bank, Royal Bank, First Citizens Bank and Scotia Bank.


Step 3: Complete the Online Payment Update / Notification form – Please ensure a copy of the deposit slip / transaction slip / e-receipt is included when submitting your information.


All relevant information about accessing online sessions will be sent via email within 3-5 working days of the course start date.

For further information, please send an email to Corporate Training Centre 

Technical Requirements?

Please check that your laptop/tablet meets the minimum requirements for Adobe Connect web conferencing online platform services before registering by clicking here.  

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