Safeguarding Children Course

4,950.00

Brand:

  • eIntegrity
Availability: In Stock

Online Safeguarding Children Course

The Safeguarding Children course covers the knowledge and competencies needed by health and social care professionals to safeguard the welfare of children. It has been developed by a consortium of professional bodies, led by the Royal College of Paediatrics and Child Health.

 

In Partnership with: Royal College of Nursing


The Royal College of Midwives


Royal College of paediatrics and Child Health


CPHVA


Royal college of Anaesthetists


association of paediatric anaesthetists of great britain and ireland

eLearning for Healthcare

Online Safeguarding Children Training

The Safeguarding Children Training covers a broad range of issues such as the roles and responsibilities of staff, multi-agency working, and what to do if a child discloses abuse, unexplained injuries, disability and neglect. This package also includes Health Education England’s Safeguarding Adults programme as a bonus. This resource supports all health and social care staff in protecting vulnerable adults from abusive environments.

Safeguarding Training Course Features

  • Relevant to healthcare professionals in the UK and internationally
  • Three levels of training for both clinical and non-clinical staff
  • Features high-quality, interactive content

Safeguarding Children Training Details

The safeguarding children course is organised into three levels according to competencies and professional roles. Level 1 is for non-clinical staff; Level 2 is for all clinical staff and Level 3 is for clinical staff working with children, young people or their parents/carers.

Level 1: Suitable for all healthcare and non-clinical staff

Level 1 safeguarding training module covers a range of topics, including:

  • an overview of child protection (and the categories)
  • legal requirements and implications
  • the roles and responsibilities of staff
  • how to respond to concerns about safeguarding issues
  • the importance of multi-agency working
  • effective communication
  • the importance of defensive documentation

Level 2: Aimed at staff who have regular clinical content with children

Level 2 safeguarding training module is aimed at staff who either have regular clinical contact with children or who deal with adults who may pose a risk to children. It suits healthcare professionals (including dentists, nurses, audiologists and pharmacists) and those working in social care or occupational health. The sessions look at how to manage concerns that a child is being or may be maltreated.

Topics covered include:

  • legislation and recommendations
  • categories of abuse and case studies
  • the roles and responsibilities of staff
  • what to do if a child discloses abuse
  • the importance of multi-agency working
  • effective communication
  • the importance of defensive documentation

Additional bespoke case studies relevant to primary care, acute care and paediatrics are also available.

Level 3: Designed for GPs, consultants and paediatricians

Level 3 safeguarding training (Seven sessions cover a range of topics, such as:)

  • unexpected deaths
  • antenatal risk factors
  • unexplained injuries
  • disability
  • neglect
  • fabricated and induced illnesses
  • adolescents presenting with intoxication

Certificate

Safeguarding children sample certificate

 

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KEY FEATURES

Supports all healthcare professionals in the care of children and young people :: Three levels of training for both clinical and non-clinical staff :: Features high-quality, interactive content

LEARNING HOURS

5 Hours.

CERTIFICATE

Yes.

SUITABILITY

Suitable for all healthcare professionals, nurses and young professionals.

ACCESS

12 months from registration on LMS.