The course content is delivered through theory and practical sessions :

  • games and exercises in big groups
  • games and exercises in small groups
  • theory slideshows
  • workshop
  • focus groups
  • individual reflection
  • step by step methods
  • questions and answers
  • written approach
  • oral approach
  • corporal approach
  • visual approach
  • humour

 

Brief description of the subjects covered in the course:

  • knotting technique
  • newborn physiology
  • safety
  • pedagogy
  • active listening
  • active observing
  • the consultant’s role and limitations
  • common difficulties
  • the workshop setting
  • planning and organisation
  • group interactions
  • appropriate vocabulary
  • empowering the wearer and imparting a sense of responsibility
  • different contexts and aims
  • planning a babywearing project
  • different shapes and sizes of wearers
  • in-arms carrying
  • age appropriate babywearing
  • textile
  • breastfeeding
  • FAQ