Do you want to help support children's sensory development for optimal learning in a private household setting?

Gain the specialised skills, knowledge, and experience needed to creating sensory-rich environments and activities that support children’s sensory development,

 Comprehensive 5-unit online course
♦ International Nanny Institute Accredited

What can this course help me achieve?

Gain increased knowledge! 

Understand how to help children develop through sensory play!

Further your educational studies!

Gain an internationally recognised certification from the International Nanny Institute!

Take control, empower yourself!

Enhance your CV with the specialised skills and knowledge needed to excel in your career.

Secure your dream job!

This course will provide you with valuable training and a competitive edge in the job market.

Sensory Play and Learning

Course features:

  • Level: Intermediate
  • Study time: 50 hours
  • Assessment format: Exam and Essay
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Course Overview

This course explores the benefits of sensory play and provides strategies for incorporating sensory activities into children's daily routines.
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Certification Included

Upon successful completion of this course, students will earn an International Nanny Institute certificate.

Course Contents

Sensory Play and Learning is explores effective strategies for creating sensory-rich environments and supporting children's development through play. This course will help you explore different age groups, design engaging activities, and promote cognitive, social, and emotional growth. Learn how to adapt activities to children's' individual needs, incorporate sensory play into daily routines, and foster socialisation to support children's development. Sensory Play and Learning will also help you gain practical skills and knowledge to create meaningful learning experiences for the children in your care.

This course is made up of 5 in-depth training units, quizzes to assist with revision, group discussions, and other provided resources and support for ongoing learning and collaboration amongst nannies worldwide. 
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The units covered in this course are:
  1. Introduction to Sensory Play
  2. Understanding Sensory Development
  3. Sensory Activities for Infants
  4. Sensory Activities for Toddlers
  5. Sensory Activities for Preschoolers
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Is this course right for me?

Are you a passionate nanny or caregiver seeking to expand your skills and create meaningful experiences for young children? Explore the world of Sensory Play and Learning through our comprehensive online course.

Designed to empower nannies with specialised knowledge and practical expertise, this course will equip you with the tools necessary to excel in nurturing children's development. Dive into child development principles, educational strategies, and the art of creating sensory-rich environments. 
Discover the joys and benefits of sensory play while honing your ability to support cognitive, social, emotional, and language growth. With our expert-led curriculum, gain insights into adapting activities to individual needs, incorporating sensory play into daily routines, and fostering collaborative learning. Unleash your full potential and embark on a fulfilling journey by enrolling in our Sensory Play and Learning course today. Start transforming young lives through the power of play!

Meet the Academic Team

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Sam Sach

Sam is an Early Years teacher from the UK, with Qualified Teacher Status and Early Years Professional status. She has worked across the Early Years sector, including working as a nanny, and has a master's degree in Childhood Studies and Early Years. Sam currently works as a trainer and assessor for Early Years practitioners and Special Educational Needs coordinators, which fits well with her own passion for professional development and raising standards across the sector.

Are you ready to develop your skill set as a professional nanny?


Sensory Play and Learning

This course explores the benefits of sensory play and provides strategies for incorporating sensory activities into children's daily routines.

Sensory Play and Learning

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