Parenting Skills

L1 Level 1
2 September 2019 — 31 July 2020
City Centre Campus, Cardiff

About this course

This course is designed to support parents/carers gain understanding and skills to encourage their children’s wanted behaviours and strategies to help them manage in a positive way to decrease unwanted behaviours.

What you will study

This course will enable you to identify:

  • positive parenting styles
  • ways to increase wanted behaviours
  • play activities that encourage wanted behaviour
  • ways to talk to and listen to your child

Successful completion of this course will lead to the achievement of 3 Credits at Level 1 (Agored).

Course fee per year

Course Fee: £10.00

Important points

  • The College welcomes contact with parents/guardians of students who are under 18
  • Additional support is available for students with learning difficulties and disabilities
  • Cardiff and Vale College is committed to inclusion and values diversity. We are determined to promote equality of opportunity and to treat everyone fairly and with respect
  • Cardiff and Vale College reserves the right to make changes to this course without prior notice
  • All courses are accurate at the time of upload or print
  • Courses can only run if there are sufficient numbers
  • Please note, if you choose three or more course choices, then you may be referred for a careers appointment first. This does not apply to A Level or GCSE choices.
Key information

Start date

2 September 2019

End date

31 July 2020

Time of day

Day Time


City Centre Campus, Cardiff
Maps & directions

Course code



Parenting Skills


What our students say

I feel a lot more independent than at school. I find there is a lot more support here. Through doing this course I will be able to work in a school. All my teachers are really lovely, they are all supportive and understanding.

Rebecca Burrows
Childcare Level 3 student

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City Centre Campus, Cardiff
City Centre Campus, Cardiff

City Centre Campus,

Dumballs Road,


CF10 5FE