DELIVERED BY SUPPORT STAFFORDSHIRE
Who should attend:
This course is aimed at individuals or volunteers who work with children.
This session will provide participants with an understanding of what to look for to safeguard children from harm, how to recognise abuse, respond effectively and refer appropriately and how social care responds including assessments together with child protection plans.
Be aware of different types of abuse
What legislation is relevant to children
Be aware of different types of abuse and who is more at risk
Be able to recognise the signs and symptoms of each category of abuse
How to respond during a disclosure of abuse
Understand your roles & Responsibilities
Referring and reporting procedures
What happens after a referral
At the end of this course participants will:
Understand responsibilities around safeguarding as a manager or designated safeguarding officer or lead
Know how to effectively respond to disclosures or allegations of abuse and neglect
Have the confidence to effectively support staff and volunteers
Refreshments available. Lunch is not provided.
Support Staffordshire | Mansell House | 22 Bore Street | Lichfield | WS13 6LL