RIE® Foundations: Theory & Observation™

19-30 November 2018  (Mon-Fri  9:00am – 4:30pm)
Mantra on Hay, 201 Hay Street, East Perth, WA

This 10-day intensive course is for students, parents (including expectant) and professionals looking to develop and deepen their understanding of infant development and care.

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This course includes an overview of Magda Gerber’s Educaring® Approach, including gross motor, fine motor, and social-emotional development of the infant, designing the environment, planning the curriculum, and issues in parenting.

RIE® Foundations training can be applied in such settings as the natural family, childcare centres, and family childcare. For over 50 years, RIE® has lead the world in education for infants and toddlers in early learning settings. RIE® helps raise authentic infants who are competent, confident, curious, attentive, exploring, co-operative, secure, peaceful, focussed, self-initiating, resourceful, involved, inner-directed, aware and interested.


Sharon Smith is a RIE® Associate based in New Zealand.

A passionate advocate for our youngest citizens and their families, Sharon consults with and mentors parents, professionals and teaching teams – and offers professional development to Early
Childhood Centre programs.

Sharon studied at the Pikler Institute in 2008 and 2012.
She presents workshops and seminars in NZ, Australia and USA.
Sharon also facilitates RIE® Certified Parent-Infant Guidance™ Classes.


How do you prepare for this course ?

Prior to the commencement of the course, confirmed attendees will be required to complete some preparation work and purchase some key texts.

The RIE® Foundations Course is $2,720. 
With a non-refundable fee deposit of $720 required at time of registration to secure your place.


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