Safeguarding Children in Health & Social Care - Online Training Course

Course Description

This course has been developed for anyone in a health or social care setting whose work requires them to come into contact with children and young people.

Key Features

• This course has been mapped to the Care Certificate and the CSTF for health.

• Level 2 programme (as graded against the nationally accepted levels and equivalent to GCSE grades A* - C)

• Five modules with multiple choice questionnaires

• Five CPD hours with a personalised downloadable certificate

• 70% pass mark

Programme objectives

This course provides a thorough understanding of abuse and neglect, how to recognise it and how to report it in a health or social care setting.

• Explores normal child development and the developmental milestones

• Describes the main forms of abuse

• Covers signs that might indicate an abuse concern

• Highlights the importance of children’s rights

• Details how to respond and take action if abuse is suspected or a child or young person confides abuse

• How to report concerns

• Covers safeguarding legislation and good practice

How to apply

This course normally costs £35 but is available free to Childcare.co.uk gold members. For more details see our online training page.

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