Course Title: Safeguarding and Protecting Children, Young People and Adults at Risk
Course Duration: Approx 2-3 hours
Fee per Person: £TBC
The Safeguarding and Protecting Children, Young People and Adults at Risk qualification is intended for those who are working with children, young people and adults at risk, including those in voluntary or unpaid positions. This qualification is also suitable for those who have a specific responsibility in safeguarding and protecting in environments such as the NHS, education providers and social services.
Current guidelines and legislation
Safe way of working
Different types of abuse
Signs, symptoms and indicators
Why abuse is not always recognised
Factors to be considered when abuse is suspected
Procedures for reporting, recording and responding – suspected abuse, disclosure of abuse and alleged abuse
The Government’s person centred approach to safeguarding and protection – Duty of Care & Best Practice
Support mechanisms available for staff and others following abuse
This is achieved by on-going theoretical teaching by the instructor and successful completion of a Workbook.
This qualiﬁcation lasts for 1 year. To renew the qualiﬁcation, learners will need to retake the full course.
A maximum of 12 learners are allowed, they must be a minimum of 18 years of age.
Please note that due to the nature and content of this course, two instructors will be present at all times.