This free online course has been designed for teenagers and young adults who are thinking about offering babysitting services for the first time.

Freely available from 13th July, this course is specifically designed to introduce teenagers and young adults to the world of babysitting. It will give pupils and students interested in working with children, an opportunity to learn from the world leader in early years training and education.

Created by Norland Head of Training and Consultancy, Julia Gaskell, the course offers a glimpse of what it takes to become a prestigious Norland Nanny. It covers a variety of topics from how to deal with different behaviours with special emotion coaching techniques, to the laws and rules of babysitting and how to communicate with parents.

The masterclass is the first in a series of online courses created to give everyone, everywhere a solid foundation in early years education from the comfort of their own home.