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LEVEL 2 - Safeguarding and Child Protection Advanced Course (1 Day)

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

This level 2 CPD-Certified one-day course is...

an advanced level for those who need to build on level 1 and would like to go deeper with their safeguarding and child protection knowledge including people who 'work with children' such as teachers and teaching assistants. This course is CPD-Certified and a certificate is issued to each staff member attending.

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 here

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Who is this course for?

This level 2 CPD Certified one-day course is for those who have completed a level 1 course and require an advanced knowledge of Child Protection. This includes people who 'work with children' such as teachers. Email or call 01992 787242

Course Outline

Welcome & introductions

Session 1
Significant harm
Abusive Behaviour

Session 2
Recognising Abuse
Referrals (Section 47)

Session 3
The law – scope and responsibilities
Multi-agency approach
Policies and Procedures
DBS Checks

Session 4
Designated Safeguarding Lead / DSL explained
Allegations against professionals
Where you go from here

Aims and Objectives

To enable you to:

1. Know what to do if you believe that a child is at risk
2. Understand your role in relation to child protection
3. Devise child protection strategies
4. Understand the framework for safeguarding children
5. Develop the knowledge and skills necessary to work together on the processes for safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children
6. Have an opportunity explore potential conflicts and professional dilemmas

Learning outcomes

  1. By the end of the session, participants should be able to:
  2. Describe inter-agency roles and responsibilities for safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children
  3. Understand and contribute to the processes detailed in ‘What To Do If You’re Worried A Child Is Being Abused’
  4. Understand the importance of collaboration between agencies to achieve intended outcomes for the child and family members
  5. Understand the safeguarding procedures, including sharing information across professional boundaries, within and between agencies, and how to record within the process
  6. Understand the way in which professionals, children and families can work effectively together throughout the process, including contributing to meetings
  7. Have an understanding of the roles and responsibilities of everyone who is involved
  8. Outline the timescales which govern the completion of assessments, making plans and timing of reviews
  9. Understanding the rationale for the new ‘Child Protection Plans’
  10. Be aware of their position if they disagree with the response given by agencies following a referral or at any stage throughout the decision and planning process

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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