Safeguarding children awareness2018-11-14T05:07:59+00:00
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Safeguarding Children Awareness (Level 2)

The importance of safeguarding children cannot be over-emphasised. All organisations with staff/volunteers 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 safeguarding children awareness course is for all staff/volunteers whose work brings them directly into contact with children, families or carers, and for managers and team leaders responsible for supervising and supporting in their day-to-day work.

Lesson 1: Signs and symptoms of abuse 

Lesson 2: The importance of responding professionally to a disclosure 

Lesson 3: Awareness of family circumstances

Lesson 4: Legislative framework around safeguarding

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CPD certified – Cost: £15 pp + VAT (£18)

Course duration: 12 months unlimited access to course materials

Place of study: On line distance learning course – learn anywhere, fully mobile – internet access required

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

Payment: Pay online

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Formal accreditation option – Cost: £40 pp + VAT (£48)

Course duration: 12 months unlimited access to course materials

Place of study: On line distance learning course – learn anywhere, fully mobile – internet access required

Support: Course trainer available to answer queries by email or our social media channels

Average time to complete: 4 hours

Assessment: Mini assessments at the end of each lesson, pass rate of 75% required. In addition learners must submit their learner file to their course tutor.

Certificate: Open College Network West Midlands certificate will be sent recorded delivery

Recognition: Formally accredited through Open College Network West Midlands -1 credit

Payment: Pay online

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In house/classroom version – Cost: £450 (+VAT) + travel

Course duration: 1 day (6 hours) for up to 15 learners

Place of study: Venue of your choice

Support: Your trainer will answer any questions on the day, email support for the following week.

Assessment: Targeted questions throughout the day. If formal accreditation is requested learners will submit their learner file.

Certificate: CPD certificate on the day. If formal accreditation is requested the certificates take approx. 1 – 2 weeks.

Recognition: You can choose between CPD certified or a formally recognised accreditation (Formal accreditation incurs an additional cost of £20 pp)

Payment: Contact us to arrange your training day and payment

Learning outcomes

Course code: PR4/2/MR/018       Level: 2           Credits: 1

1. Understand different forms that child abuse can take.

2. Understand signs of abuse in children.

3. Know how to respond professionally to a disclosure of abuse.

4. Understand how variations in family circumstances can result in potentially abusive situations.

5. Understand the legislative framework surrounding child protection.

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