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LEVEL 1 Safeguarding and Child Protection Awareness Course (1 Day)

CPD Certification: The content of this course has been independently certified as conforming to universally accepted Continuous Professional Development (CPD) guidelines.

This level 1 CPD-Certified one-day course is...

for those who 'come into contact' with children through their organisation or workplace. Should an issue arise, know how to respond, what to say, what not to say, how to record and who to report to. This course is particularly useful for School staff, NHS and youth & sports organisations.

How can I take this training?

If you have a group (e.g. schools) we can come to you to train. Please call 01992 787242 for a quote.

Or take this course online:
(ONLINE LEVEL 1) Safeguarding and Child Protection training

For more information about Schools INSET, view here:
(School INSET) Safeguarding and Child Protection training Level 1

Booking Line 01992 787242 or email

Course outline

Welcome and introductions

Session 1
What is safeguarding and child protection?
Types of abuse and maltreatment
Child protection activity around us
Why is child protection important

Session 2
Normal child development
Finding out: concerns about a child
Responding appropriately
How do you feel?

Session 3
Protecting children – your role
What safeguards are in place?
Safeguarding yourself and other adults
Working with others

Session 4
Case studies
Final thoughts and goals
Useful books, links and contacts

Aims and Objectives

To enable you to:

Be aware about possible child abuse in different forms
Recognise and respond to concerns about a child
Take appropriate action
To understand normal child development
Maintain a focus on the child

We can come to you for half a day, please call 01992 787242 to look at dates and a price
or take the course online 

Graffham Consulting Ltd Client Testimonials

Royal Ballet School
'The trainer was brilliant, I learnt everything I needed to know. I found the day interesting, informative, and very enjoyable. The course surpassed my expectations, I learnt to be more aware and thorough, and to know my responsibilities. The course was definitely value for money.'

BBC Clubs

'The trainer was excellent, great communication, knowledge, and explained every detail. The sessions included a lot of useful explanations of issues and topics. The course very much met my expectations, very much value for money.'

Braeside School
'The trainer was excellent and I learnt good practical advice on how to proceed. The sessions were very useful and this Child Protection course will enable me to take up my role in September. The course was value for money.'

'The sessions were very good. The trainer was informative and there was a strong interaction with the students. The venue, refreshments and food were very good and the course was value for money.'

London Independent Hospital 
'The course more than met my expectations, to gain more understanding of the whole realm of child protection. I learnt loads. The sessions were very useful, the trainer was really good and I loved the interaction'

Glenarm College
'The trainer was excellent, I can't wait to do level 2. All the sessions were useful and I learnt more about Child Protection issues and how to deal with them. The course was value for money.'

Pavilion Nursery
'Excellent Trainer. I really did get a lot out of this.'

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Could I take part of the training course being self-employed? 

Will a certificate be provided after the one day course is done? 
Yes, a certificate is awarded after the course to show that you have attended the day. Everyone who attends receives a certificate, there are no tests. …

School INSET: Can you come out to us to train the Child Protection Levels 1, 2, 3 or Masterclass? 
Yes we can come out to your school or organisation. Please see the testimonial section to the right for positive comments regarding our school training …

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