Child Protection

Course Description

This programme, endorsed by Kidscape, Family Lives and 4Children, is written to provide a basic awareness of child protection and introduces the fundamentals for anyone whose paid or unpaid work or leisure activity brings them into contact with children and young people.

Key Information

Modular, bite-size format provides an easy way to learn the essentials

There are five concise learning modules, five accompanying questionnaires and full instructions throughout

Receive a personalised certificate upon successful completion to evidence learning

The programme can be used as a pre-employment, induction or refresher tool

Delivers 5 CPD hours

Endorsed by Kidscape, Family Lives and 4Children

This programme is level 2 (as graded against the nationally accepted levels for training programmes)

Programme contents

It is important for anyone that works with children and young people in any capacity to be aware of their typical developmental stages and progressions of development.

This programme comprehensively covers:

• what forms child abuse can take and the effects it can have

• signs that may mean a child is suffering abuse and how to respond if a child confides in you

• processes for reporting abuse

• the child protection system

• good practice guidelines

How to apply

This course normally costs over £25 but is available free to Childcare.co.uk gold members. For more details see our online training page.

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