This course gives you a secure understanding of your responsibilities as a practitioner working or volunteering with children & young people. It briefs you on how to recognise the signs and symptoms of child abuse and neglect and shows how to follow correct procedures whilst keeping the child at the centre of your concern and practice. The course is designed to meet the needs of learners and employers and can be studied flexibly in one sitting or bite sized chunks, in the workplace or at home.
This course covers a range of content including:
- Defining Safeguarding
- Recognising signs of abuse
- Responding to Concerns
- Recording information
- Reporting Information
- Practical Considerations
This course is delivered online and can be completed flexibly around your work and home commitments. Learners should aim to complete this course however within 9 months.
Learners will be required to undertake a 30 question multiple question examination. Please do not worry if you are unsuccessful at this on your first sitting, you will be able to take this examination again at no extra cost.
Certificate and Validity
Once you have completed and passed this course you can download and/or print your certificate. A copy of your pass certificate will always be available in your learner admin area.