• Level 2
  • 3 Hours Duration
  • 1 Year Certificate

Safeguarding Children Training

This safeguarding children training course will raise awareness of the abuse of children and the reporting and monitoring of it.

Gain the required skills

This safeguarding children training course will raise awareness of the abuse of children and the reporting and monitoring of it.

This course is a vital training session for all staff caring for young people.

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Course Summary

  • Legislation & agreed ways of working
  • Every child matters guidance
  • Myths and statistics
  • Effects on young people
  • Leadership/worker skills
  • Common indicators of abuse
  • Reporting of abuse and potential abuse
  • Barriers to reporting abuse

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    Where Do You Deliver The Safeguarding Children Training?

    We can deliver this training at your premises, as long as it's within the UK. Also, we have our own venues in the Midlands if you don't have access to a training room. Additionally, we are able to deliver this training virtually using Zoom (Zoom sessions for this course will only be available for Theory only sessions)

    Who Is This Safeguarding Children Training For?

    This training is for anyone working within the health and social care sector.

    How Many Delegates Can I Have On One Session?

    We will deliver this training for a group of up to 12 delegates. Similarly, for larger groups we can either provide multiple trainers on the same day or run multiple days to get everyone trained.

    Who Will Conduct The Training?

    One of our expert clinical tutors, these are either Nurses or Doctors with an abundance of clinical and complex care experience and knowledge – so you’ll be in great hands! Furthermore, we will let you know who is doing the training in advance, you can check out their skills and experience by finding them on our meet the team page.

Safeguarding Children Training (Level 2) – Empowering Child Protection

This safeguarding children training course will raise awareness of the abuse of children and the reporting and monitoring of it.

This course is a vital training session for all staff caring for young people. For the Online Safeguarding children course, please visit the link.

Duration: 2-3 Hours

Course Objective:

Enhance your expertise in safeguarding children and promoting their well-being with Level 2 Safeguarding Children Training.

This comprehensive course covers legislation, agreed ways of working, Every Child Matters guidance, myths, and statistics, effects on young people, leadership skills, common indicators of abuse, and reporting procedures.

Gain the skills to create a protective environment and respond effectively to child protection concerns.

Course Outline: Safeguarding Children Training

  1. Legislation & Agreed Ways of Working:

    • Understand relevant safeguarding laws, policies, and agency roles.
    • Implement consistent and effective practices.
  2. Every Child Matters Guidance:

    • Explore the principles and outcomes to support children’s well-being.
    • Apply these principles to improve child outcomes.
  3. Myths and Statistics:

    • Debunk misconceptions and understand statistical trends.
    • Use data to inform targeted interventions.
  4. Effects on Young People:

    • Recognize short-term and long-term impacts of abuse.
    • Provide empathetic and trauma-informed care.
  5. Leadership Skills:

    • Foster a safeguarding culture through strong leadership.
    • Train staff and volunteers on child protection responsibilities.
  6. Common Indicators of Abuse:

    • Identify signs and symptoms of abuse and neglect.
    • Recognize behavioral cues indicating risk.
  7. Reporting of Abuse and Potential Abuse:

    • Understand the importance of immediate and accurate reporting.
    • Follow established reporting procedures and maintain confidentiality.
  8. Practical Scenarios and Case Studies:

    • Engage in interactive exercises to apply knowledge.
    • Enhance decision-making and risk-assessment skills.
  9. Review and Q&A:

    • Summarize key learnings and address participant queries.
    • Reinforce the importance of child safeguarding.

Course Completion:

Upon completion, participants will possess the skills to respond effectively to safeguarding concerns.

They will be equipped with leadership skills to create a protective environment, prioritizing children’s safety, well-being, and development in various settings.

This course is suitable for professionals with a basic understanding of safeguarding principles, aiming to empower participants in safeguarding children with competence and compassion.

Other FAQs on Safeguarding Children Training

What is Safeguarding Children Training

Safeguarding Children Training is a specialized program designed to ensure the safety and well-being of children. The training teaches participants how to recognize signs of abuse, neglect, or potential dangers that children may face.

It equips individuals with the knowledge to respond appropriately, report concerns, and create a safe and supportive environment for children.

Why is Safeguarding Children Training Important?

Safeguarding Children Training is vital because it:

  1. Ensures child protection.
  2. Clarifies legal responsibilities.
  3. Enables prevention and early intervention.
  4. Creates safe environments.
  5. Empowers professionals.
  6. Enhances multi-agency collaboration.
  7. Builds trust with children and families.
  8. Ensures compliance with regulations.
  9. Facilitates continuous professional development.
  10. Protects vulnerable children from harm.

What are the 6 principles of child safeguarding?

The six principles of child safeguarding are:

  1. Child Welfare Priority: Put the child’s well-being first.
  2. Empower Children: Involve them in decisions.
  3. Prevent Harm: Focus on stopping abuse.
  4. Proportional Response: Match actions to risk.
  5. Collaborate & Share: Work together effectively.
  6. Accountability & Improvement: Be responsible and transparent.

What is the Childcare Act 2016?

The Childcare Act 2006 is a law in the UK to make childcare better. It helps parents find good childcare for their young children.

The law says childcare places need to be registered and inspected. There are special places called children’s centers that give help to families.

The law also says that local authorities have to make sure there is enough childcare available. The law makes sure that children get good early education and support.