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Book your Safeguarding Children course with Wright Way Training

Safeguarding Children

This full day (7 hour) course meets the level 2 criteria set out by the Safeguarding Children and Young People: Roles and Competencies for Healthcare Staff Intercollegiate document of January 2019. It is a mandatory course for anyone who comes into contact with children as part of their role. Staff should receive refresher training every three years as a minimum. 

This course covers:

- An understanding of normal child development
- The ways abuse and neglect may impact on normal development of children and young people
- Recognising potential indicators of child maltreatment
- Identifying children at greater risk of abuse
- The impact of a parent/carers physical and mental health on the wellbeing and development of a child or young person
- The importance of children’s rights in safeguarding
- Relevant legislation and guidance
-  The importance of listening to children and young people
- How to take appropriate action if there are concerns about a child's welfare
- Documenting and reporting concerns
- The legal, professional, and ethical responsibilities around information sharing
- Professional abuse and raising concerns about the conduct of colleagues
- Understanding the needs and legal position of young people and the transition between children’s and adult legal frameworks and service provision
- Recognising how our own beliefs, experience and attitudes might influence professional involvement in safeguarding work.
- Where to access information, advice and support when considering safeguarding children


Key information
- A maximum of 12 participants can be accommodated on the course to ensure quality of teaching.
- Each learner will receive a workbook which they will complete throughout the duration of the course.
- Each person will need to complete a theory assessment at the end of the course.
- Successful participation of the course and all the assessments will result in certification.
- The certificate is valid for 3 years as knowledge and competence should be assessed at least every 3 years.

Course duration: 
Full day - 7 hours inclusive on two 15 minute breaks and a 30 minute lunch break (please note lunch is not included)

Course cost
Full day £399 for up to 12 participants

All courses booked require a 50% deposit to secure your date, please see our terms and conditions for further details.
Any discounts will be applied at the point of invoicing.  


Most of our courses can either be delivered in a venue of your choice, or in our own training room, located in Bridgwater, Somerset.

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