An Introduction to Safeguarding in Early Years


Price is per online user of this course. Applicable EU VAT is added.

In this course learners will be given a general introduction to the concept of safeguarding and its importance in a childcare setting.

Endorsed by CACHE this unit is mapped to ELP/LAS/U34

See below for further information.

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The course will focus on:

  • when to be concerned, i.e. what is abuse, how to spot possible signs of abuse
  • understanding setting policy for reporting concerns, i.e. setting your own policy and procedures and link to local safeguarding procedures
  • basic knowledge of the document ‘What to Do if You Are Worried a Child is Being Abused’, i.e. what it is and what it contains
  • whistleblowing, i.e. importance of raising concerns about poor practice within own setting.

The course provides an ideal background for learners going on to study the QCF unit as part of the Diploma for the Children and Young People’s Workforce, or is useful as standalone training.

The course is intended for learners working in nursery settings.

The course takes approximately 10 hours to complete.


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