Au Pair Essentials AU


Headed to Australia? Get all of the essential information from our Au Pair Essentials course PLUS heaps of valuable information specific to Australia. This includes details on: emergency contact information, visas for Australia, and social and cultural practices.

The Au pair Essentials course covers the following topics

Understanding children

Learn all about Developmental stages, Age-appropriate activities, Behaviour management

Basic childcare

Find out how to manage Holding a baby, Nappy changing, Bottle and formula preparation, Food preparation and healthy snacks, Getting dressed, Hygiene, Bath time, Bedtime

Safety at home

Become an expert in Indoor safety, Fire safety at home, Pet safety, Natural disasters and emergency response

Safety out and about

Know what to do in these situations Going out, Sun and heat exposure, Car safety, Water safety, Riding on wheels, Playgrounds and backyards, Farm safety

First Aid and Medical

Learn how to treat Serious injury serious illness, Cuts scrapes and bleeding, Head injuries, Fractures, Bumps, bruises and signs of abuse, Burns, Bites, and stings, Allergies and asthma, Medication safety, Poisons, Choking

Just for you

Benefit from detailed information on How to become an au pair, How to handle cultural differences, Connect with your host family and new friends, and Keep yourself safe