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Assessment and Approval of Adopters - Certified by CPD

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

It can be a difficult and long winded process, adopting a child. New statutory adoption legislation in July 2013 aimed to cut waiting lists and bring families together quicker.

This course details what’s changed and widens your knowledge of the adoption approval process allowing you to develop a holistic view of the process.

 See below for further information.
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Course Overview:

This course is intended for anyone involved in the adoption assessment process. This includes:

  • Prospective adopters and their families
  • Members of the workforce who have particular responsibilities in relation to undertaking adoption assessments
  • Agency decision makers
  • Adoption panel members

Course Objectives

On completion of this course you will have knowledge of:

  • The adopter assessment process and timescales, from application to approval
  • Two-stage approval, including Stage 1 and Stage 2 plans
  • Learn about the fast-track process for previous adopters and approved foster carers
  • What information is gathered
  • What happens if a person is assessed as being unsuitable to adopt
  • The roles and functions of the adoption panel
  • How the adoption register works
  • Where to go for advice and guidance

Upon successful completion of this course, you will be automatically awarded a certificate containing the course name and completion date.


For multiple purchase discounts or to find out if discounts are available on mixed course purchases please phone a customer advisor on 0844 854 9218.

Payment Options

The most straight forward method of payment is to select the number of users you require and add the product to your shopping cart by selecting Add to Cart. You will then be able to make payment using most credit and debit cards or a Paypal account. If you would like to pay by BACs transfer or by invoice please contact a customer advisor on 0844 854 9218 or email [email protected].

Additional information

Accreditation/Endorsements: Continuing Professional Development Accreditation Service (CPD)

Audio: Yes

Available for immediate enrolment: Yes

Completion Criteria: Pass Final Test, Visit All Pages

Course Duration in Minutes: 30

Course Publisher: Me Learning

Language: English

Level: Professional Development

Suitable Devices: PC

Video: Yes


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