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Safe Sleeping for Babies - Reducing the Risk of SIDS

Course Overview

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On average this
course contributes
1-2 hours
towards your CPD

Also known as cot death, or Sudden Infant Death Syndrome, SID is the sudden, unexpected and unexplained death of an apparently well infant. In the UK, at least 300 babies die suddenly and unexpectedly every year. Being able to reduce the risk of any sudden, unexpected and unexplained death of an apparently well infant is a tremendous opportunity for everyone involved in a baby's care.

This e-learning course has been developed to promote and support key safe baby sleeping messages, raising the awareness of parents, family members or other people who come into contact with babies. On completion, learners will have an increased understanding of what can be done to keep sleeping babies as safe as possible.

On completion of this course learners will know:

  • Your key messages
  • How to keep sleeping babies safe
  • How to locate and provide supplementary resources.

Course Details

Lesson Plan

Areas covered include:

  • Welcome and Learning Outcomes
  • Key Messages
  • Keeping Sleeping Babies Safe
  • How to locate and provide supplementary resources
  • Summary and Learning Outcomes

Target Audience

This course is for any person in any work or family setting in contact with a baby, including the voluntary sector, nursery staff, healthcare assistants/professionals, social workers etc.


It is estimated that this module will take approximately 1-2 hours to complete (depending on learning speed). As an e-learning module you can complete this training in convenient stages. The system will record your progress throughout.


On completion of this course you will be able to print a Virtual College certificate.

CPD Accreditation

The content of this course has been independently certified as conforming to universally accepted Continuous Professional Development (CPD) guidelines

Entry Requirements

There are no specific entry requirements for this course.

What our customers have said

I liked it because you can do it at your own pace
06/04/2016 SA
the information provided is so eye opening and each module provides lots of information which is really interesting.
08/03/2016 CP
How the slides had images and required you to click for more information, keeping me focused at all times
11/02/2016 AT
I found the module very interesting and informative and easy to navigate
05/11/2015 AD
Everything was easy to find and the course was very informative.
04/11/2015 AC
I enjoy the presentation of the information as it is easier to learn and recall information with the quick challenge questions
30/10/2015 HK div>
Its ease of use and understanding of the content and expectations required
26/10/2015 SH
I enjoyed the challenges and tasks that were set it made it a little more interacting rather than just reading all the time
23/10/2015 KI
I liked the way it talked you through each module
10/10/2015 AC

Cost and Discounts

£30 + VAT - This cost is for a single user.

Discounts are available for multiple users (10 or more) for more information please contact, or telephone us on 01943-885089.

How it Works

The information below is specific to this particular course. If you would like a more general guide to how our purchasing and learning works please visit the Four Easy Steps page which should tell you all you need to know.

Alternatively; if you have a specific question or concern why not contact us directly ?


This is an online course, all the training will be taken through your browser window. There will be no face-to-face sessions with instructors nor will you receive any training material through the post. If you wish you may print out any page of the training material, and may also print the notes you took during the training.

You can also revisit the training material at any time, even after you have completed the course.


The material for this course has been broken down into several smaller lessons, each lesson dealing with a specific area of the overall subject.

The lesson consist of a series of pages in which an instructor will talk you through the lesson material at a pace that suits you. Pages may also include supporting pictures, graphs, animation or extra sounds to help with the learning where appropriate. Some lessons will include challenges/quizzes to help you keep in touch and interested in the material.

Lessons can be taken in any order and each lesson may be PAUSED and RESUMED at any stage. When all lessons in the course have been completed our system will realise and automatically record that you have successfully completed the course


This course is delivered fully online allowing you to learn at your own pace, however an average duration would be 1-2 hours.

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