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:: Safeguarding and Child Protection Multi Agency course ::
Stage 2
Target Audience: Any professionals working with children and their families.
Aim of the Course: Practitioners across the children’s workforce who, having been introduced to child protection concepts through induction, e-learning or basic awareness training, get the opportunity for a facilitator led in-depth discussion and analysis of the key aspects of harm and abuse and local intervention strategies. It is also useful as a refresher for those practitioners requiring an update to their knowledge on the subject.
Attendance Criteria: Must have completed basic level 1 safeguarding/child protection training within your own agency
By the end of the course, participants will:-
Learning Outcomes:
  • gain knowledge of what to do when participants suspect that a child is suffering abuse
  • to be aware of the locally agreed procedures and the expectations of the participant’s role in safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and the importance of working together to achieve this
  • have an understanding of key relevant legislation and statutory guidance in this area
  • consider the needs of the child across the continuum of care, from early help to child protection utilising the local thresholds document
  • refresh practitioner knowledge of the key categories of harm and how these might be identified
  • to look at what happens after the concern has been raised and acknowledged. Beyond the referral how are concerns being addressed including the child protection conference process

 :: Current Courses ::
Town/Venue Dates Time Course Code
Hertford, Mimram Room, County Hall Wed 15 Feb 2017 09:30 - 16:15
Hertford, Mimram Room, County Hall Tue 14 Mar 2017 09:30 - 16:15