This Safeguarding Children Level 1 for Education course is intended for all people who work in the Education sector.
This includes receptionists, caretakers, teaching assistants, teachers, support staff and administrators. If you work in Education, this course will benefit you.
This informative, introductory-level course teaches the background and legal basis to safeguarding. You will learn the definitions and key principles of child protection, child abuse (its different types) and significant harm. And you will learn how to recognise the signs of abuse and its causes – plus how you should, and should not, respond.
On completion of this course, you’ll have a knowledge of:
- The background, legal basis, key principles and definition for safeguarding, child protection and child abuse
- The importance of serious case reviews and Local Safeguarding Children’s Boards
- The concept of significant harm and what to do if child abuse is suspected
- Who abuses children and learn the definitions of physical abuse, emotional abuse, sexual abuse and neglect
- The causes of abuse and how to recognise signs of abuse from the victim and perpetrator
- The effects of abuse on children
- How to and how not to respond to concern that a child is at risk of harm
- What information to record and what to do if you have concern
- How to respond to a disclosure or allegation of abuse or neglect
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.
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]