Advanced Safeguarding Children Refresher Training (Level 2 Safeguarding)
If your job role involves regular work with children and/or families then it’s essential that your knowledge of safeguarding practices and procedures remains up-to-date. It’s recommended that you take refresher training every 3 years and this Advanced Safeguarding Children Refresher course will aid you to fulfil this requirement.
The course uses a variety of written text and interactive exercises to provide you with a thorough review of recognising and responding to abuse, the safeguarding structure and referrals to social care so that you remain confident to carry out your child protection responsibilities.
- Developed by a qualified child protection professional
- Accredited by CPD
- Fully online course and assessment with no time limits
- Full audio voiceover
- Approximate duration: 2 hours
- On completion, certificate is posted the next working day
This Advanced Safeguarding Children Refresher course is suitable for anyone who works frequently with children and/or families, including managers, supervisors, full-time and part-time workers. The course is suitable for people of all professions.
On successful completion of the course you will be sent a quality assured certificate through the post the next working
day. This can be used to provide evidence for compliance and audit.
All of our courses are accredited by the CPD Certification Service as conforming
to universally accepted Continuous Professional Development (CPD) guidelines.
This certificate does not have an expiry date. However, based on industry best practice guidelines, the recommended renewal period for this training is 3 years. We will print this recommended renewal date on your certificate.
||Introduction to the Safeguarding Structure
||Defining safeguarding, Victoria Climbié, Peter Connolly, who has responsibilities, what the law says, the single assessment process, low level needs, emerging needs, complex needs and child protection concerns.
||Categories of child abuse, physical abuse, emotional abuse, sexual abuse, neglect, the Children Act 1989, children in need and significant harm.
||Where risks come from, factors that increase risk, recognising high risk situations and assessing whether the child is at risk from harm.
||Reporting Your Concerns
||How to report a concern, when to report and who to report to, checking existing records, talking to the child’s parents, referrals to social care, social care’s decision and what to do if you don’t agree with the decision.
||What Happens After a Referral
||Statutory assessments under the Children Act 1989, the strategy discussion, section 47 enquiries, Child Protection Conferences, Child Protection Plans, the review conference and discontinuing the plan.
The online assessment is taken on completion of the training material. You will
be asked 15 multiple choice questions with a pass mark of 80%. The
answers are marked automatically so you will instantly know whether you have passed.
If you don't pass don't worry! You can take the test as many times as you need with
no extra charge.