The introduction to Safeguarding Children course aims to give all front-line health and social care professionals an understanding of their responsibilities in relation to safeguarding. This course aims to make you feel confident in recognising the possible signs of abuse and the way to report your concerns in a correct and timely manner. The course is devised to cover all key areas of child protection.
At the end of the course, you will be asked to complete a multiple-choice Q&A in relation to the course content to consolidate your knowledge.
As health and social care professionals, you may frequently come into contact with children on a regular basis. Therefore, it is vital that you have sound understanding of safeguarding practice and procedures, and the legislation surrounding such.
This course provides a structured and comprehensive approach to recognising signs of abuse and reporting your concerns.