Safeguarding Children Awareness online training (Level 2)
The importance of safeguarding children cannot be over-emphasised. All organisations with staff who have contact with families, children or carers must develop a systemic awareness of the key issues, responsibilities and boundaries and embed this understanding in their service delivery.
This course is for all staff whose work brings them directly into contact with children, families or carers, and for managers and team leaders responsible for supervising and supporting frontline officers in their day-to-day work.
1. Signs and symptoms of abuse
2. The importance of responding professionally to a disclosure
3. Awareness of family circumstances
4. Legislative framework surrounding child protection
This safeguarding children awareness online training course focuses on:
- The impact of the Children’s Act 2004 and the statutory guidance
- The signs and symptoms of abuse in children
- Potential behaviour indicators
- Family circumstances and risks
- How to respond to a disclosure
- Keeping and maintaining confidential records
- Links with other agencies.
Continuing Professional Development (CPD)
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- Understand different forms that child abuse can take.
- Understand signs of abuse in children.
- Know how to respond professionally to a disclosure of abuse.
- Understand how variations in family circumstances can result in potentially abusive situations.
- Understand the legislative framework surrounding child protection.
- Duration/access to course materials: 12 months unlimited access
- Place of study: Online
- Support: Course trainer available to answer queries by email or our social media channels
- Average time to complete: 2 hours
- Assessment: Mini assessments at the end of each lesson, pass rate of 75% required
- Certificate: Self print CPD certified certificate
- Recognition: CPD certified by the CPD certification service
- Single course: Pay online
- Multiple course purchase: email firstname.lastname@example.org or call 01782 757001
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