Child protection and safeguarding is everyone’s responsibility. This online course outlines roles, responsibilities and rights when it comes to safeguarding children.

  • This course introduces the roles, responsibilities and rights when it comes to safeguarding children. You will learn to recognise potential indicators of child abuse, understand the impact a parent or carer’s physical and mental health can have on a child, and understand the rights of the child when it comes to safeguarding.

    You will learn the actions you should take if you have concerns for a child’s wellbeing, the support available, and begin to understand the basic principles of safeguarding legislation.

    The potential risks associated with the internet and social networking will also be considered within this short e-learning course.

    • Recognise the potential indicators of child abuse – physical, emotional, sexual and neglect, including radicalisation, child trafficking and female genital mutilation
    • Understand the impact a parent or carer’s physical and mental health can have on the wellbeing of a child or young person, including the impact of domestic violence
    • Understand the importance of a child’s rights in the safeguarding/child protection context
    • Know what action to take if you have concerns, including to whom you should report your concerns and seek advice
    • Demonstrate an understanding of the risks associated with the internet and social networking
    • Understand the basic knowledge of legislation
  • This e-learning course is a Highfield Qualifications accredited programme. More information is available here.

    Learners will receive a Highfield e-learning completion certificate, which is downloadable upon successfully finishing the course.

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