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Potty training

Potty training is teaching your child to gain control of their bowls. Using a potty to train children is common approach adopted by parents.

How do I train my child in potty training?

Most children start around 18 months to two years. Girls are often in front of the boys.

How do I know my child is ready for potty training?

  • The child goes off for privacy when filling nappy
  • The child use a familial term for it i.e. poo
  • The child has a clean nappy for long amounts of time.
  • Physical readiness – can the child pull their own nappy down?
  • Is your child showing a willingess to potty train!


It is important you keep using the potty. If the child is struggling to get the hang of it, then take a month off and retry. You need to prepare for some accidents! It will take the child a while to get it right.

 

 

  

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