When to Start Potty Training
There is no set age or time to start Potty Training.
However, it is most important to get things ready and prepared for Potty Training well before hand as this will let your child become familiar and used to them before you start in earnest.
Fit your Family Toilet Seat and put up the Wall Chart. The Door Hanger should be easily accessible so that you together with your child hang it on the bathroom door handle as soon as they start to use the seat. Most importantly of all, talk to them about using the toilet seat, the better they understand and know, the less uncomfortable they will feel when it is time to try.
As a rule of thumb girls are usually ready and take less time to potty train compared to boys, so when to start potty training is best guided by your instincts with your child.
The main points to be aware when deciding when to Start Potty Training:
As we have said, each child is different. Don’t be tempted to rush into potty training. Part of deciding when to start potty training, is also deciding if your child is ready to start potty training.
This is crucial, as once you have started it is most important you don’t give up as this will signal to your child there is an easy option to go back to nappies, which will inevitably lead to the process of successfully potty training taking much longer.