Level 1

Safeguarding Children

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The Safeguarding Children training can be provided individually or as part of a bespoke package.

Contact us for further information.

Course Objectives

By the end of the course, participants will be able to:

 

  • Know about child maltreatment in its different forms.

  • Know about relevance of parental, family and carer factors such as domestic abuse, mental and physical ill-health, substance and alcohol misuse.

  • Know what to do if there are concerns about child maltreatment.

  • Know about the importance of sharing information.

  • Know what to do if they feel that their concerns are not being taken seriously.

  • Know the risks associated with the internet and online social networking.

  • Know what the term ‘Looked after child’ means.

  • Be able to recognise possible signs of child maltreatment as this relates to their role.

  • Be able to seek appropriate advice and report concerns, and feel confident that they have been listened to.

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Course Overview

Target Population:  All staff who require Safeguarding Children & Young People Training.

Course Duration: 3 hours 

 

​Certification:  Level 1 Award in Safeguarding Children.

Assessment: Knowledge assessment via a question paper.

Number of Participants: 16 Maximum

Our

Safeguarding Children Training:

  • Meets the competency requirements as set out in “Safeguarding  Children and Young people: roles and competencies of health care staff.” ( Intercollegiate Royal College of Paediatrics and Child Health 2014)

 

  • Can assist with the knowledge compliance of the Care Certificate Standard 11 for Safeguarding Children.

  • Complies with National Occupational  Standard SCDHSC0034 Promote the safeguarding of children and  young people.