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Explore your potentiality and drive career growth with this CPD accredited Child Safeguarding and Protection for Teachers course, in which you will learn how to take care of children and protect them in schools. Get certified with a new qualification to add to your CV.
Starting from the basics, this Child Safeguarding and Protection for Teachers course will guide learners on how to deal with kids at school and minimise risks, covering laws and regulations regarding child protection, procedures to understand physical and mental risks, monitoring child behaviour, symptoms of child abuse, cyberbullying, and the impact of mental pressure on children. Additionally you will be guided on how to take action against child abuse and traumatic situations.
Through practical and theoretical training, you will be introduced to the fundamentals of child development and psychology. All the lessons of this Child Safeguarding and Protection for Teachers course have been designed in such a way that anyone with no prior knowledge on the subject can easily dive into them. Get qualified in no time and kickstart your career with a CPD accredited certificate.
This course is endorsed by TQUK an Ofqual-regulated pioneering awarding organisation in the UK, which enables you to showcase your qualification as a recognised professional achievement. This course is also CPD accredited with 10 CPD points to signify your professional development in the respective field/sector.
What You Will Learn
- The physical and mental development of children
- Necessary precautions to protect children from any unwanted situations
- Understanding the situation and conducting a survey to take action
- How to take legal action against child abuse
- How to seek help from law enforcement and organisations working for children
- How to take care of kids at school
- How to deal with traumatic situations
Skills You Will Gain
- Emergency management
- Providing effective solutions to problems
- Reacting to common safeguarding and protection issues
- Knowledge of laws and regulations regarding child care and protection
- Ability to handle critical situations
- Organisation skills
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**Child Safeguarding and Protection for Teachers**
Module 1: Introduction to Safeguarding
- What is Safeguarding?
- Who is a child?
- What is child protection?
- Who commits maltreatment?
- Why is safeguarding training important?
- Understanding the common terms used in safeguarding children
- Myths and Truths about Safeguarding Children
- Roles and responsibilities
Module 2: Laws and Guidance
- History of Child Protection in the UK
- The 'Victoria Climbie' Enquiry
- Child Protection System in England (The department of Education)
- The Children Act
- The Children Act 1989
- The Children Act 2003
- Children and Social Work Act 2017
- Policy and Guidance
- Working together to safeguard children 2017 (key principle and amendments and Key changes from the 2015 version)
- Keeping children safe in education (key principles)
- What to do if you’re worried a child is being abused: advice for practitioners (key advice)
- Other Legislation
- The United Nations Convention on the Rights of the Child 1989
- Every Child Matters (2003)
- The Mental Capacity Act (2005)
- Safeguarding Vulnerable Groups Act (2006)
- Children First: National Guidelines for the Protection and Welfare of Children
- Children First National Guidance 2017
- Children First Guidance Addendum 2019
- Children First E-Learning Program
- Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS)
Module 3: Child Abuse
- Definition of child abuse
- Who is at risk and why?
- Types of Abuse
- Domestic Abuse
- Physical Abuse
- Emotional Abuse
- Sexual Abuse
- Child Trafficking (types, signs, effect and who is at risk)
Module 4: Sexual Abuse
- Child Sexual Exploitation
- Types of Sexual Abuse
- Contact Abuse
- Non-Contact Abuse
- Harmful Sexual Behaviour
- Female Genital Mutilation (overview, signs and effects)
- Who are the abusers?
- Online Sexual Offenders
- Signs of Sexual Abuses in Children
- Impact of Sexual Abuses in Children
- What to do when a child reveals sexual abuses to you
- Lessons from child sexual abuses
- Common Patterns of child Sexual Abuses in the UK
- The relation between the child and the abuser
- Different patterns and styles of male sexual offending against children
- Female abuser
- How to provide support to the abused child?
- How to keep children safe from potential sexual abuses?
- Responding to child sexual abuses
- Legislation on child sexual abuses
Module 5: Risks and Risk Assessment
- Factors that may increase the risk
- Where risks come from?
- Single Assessment Process
- How to assess if the child is at risk of harm or not?
- How to recognise a risky situation?
- Parental Risk factors
- Parental Mental Health
- Parental Substance Misuse
Module 6: Responding to Disclosure and Reporting
- What is Disclosure?
- Understand why children don’t disclose
- What to do if a child discloses
- Taking Action
- Your Responsibilities
- Fulfilling ‘Duty of Care’
- What, when and How to Report
- Myths about reporting
- The structure of reporting in the UK
- Organisations that may provide support
- Talking to the parents
- Referrals to Social Care
- How is a referral made
Module 7: Things to Do after Referral
- Social Care’s Decision
- What to do If you disagree with the decision
- Early Help Assessment
- Statutory Assessment
- The strategy Discussions
- Child Protection Conferences
- Child Protection Plans
- Learning and improving the framework
- Child death reviews
- The review Conference
- Online Child Protection Learning Resources
Module 8: Record Keeping
- What to Record?
- When to Record?
- How to Record?
- What is a Concern?
- Why should one keep records?
- What happens if one doesn’t keep effective records?
- Who needs to understand record keeping?
- Storage of Information
- Sharing of Information
- Data Protection
- How to transfer the safeguarding files?
- How long are records kept for?
The assessment is straightforward, you need to complete the assignment questions that will be provided to you at the end of the course, you can complete the assignment anytime you want. After you complete and submit your assignment, our tutors will assess your assignment and give you feedback if needed.
After your assignment has been assessed and you have passed, you will be qualified and will be able to apply for a course completion certificate.
Endorsed Certification from TQUK:
You’ll also be eligible for a globally-recognised TQUK-endorsed certification upon completion of the assignment with an accreditation fee of £59. An additional postal charge of £10 will enable the International students to avail this certification from anywhere they want.
CPD Certification from The Teachers Training:
Successfully completing the MCQ exam of this course qualifies you for a CPD-accredited certificate from The Teachers Training. You will be eligible for both PDF copy and hard copy of the certificate to showcase your achievement however you wish.
- PDF certificate is completely FREE and instantly downloadable right after completing the exam
- Hard copy certificate will be sent to you via post for only £8.99
The certificate will add significant weight to your CV and will give you a competitive advantage when applying for jobs.
Who is this course for?
This Child Safeguarding and Protection for Teachers course is ideal for anyone who wants to:
- Gain a formal, accredited qualification to fast track their teaching career
- Learn more about the role of a teacher for safeguarding and protecting of the kids
- Get skills and knowledge to become a more competent professional
- Teach as a profession in the near future
- Work in a school in roles such as SEN teaching assistant
No formal entry requirements. You need to have:
- Passion for learning
- A good understanding of the English language
- Be motivated and hard-working
- Over the age of 16
Take the Child Safeguarding and Protection for Teachers course to understand children and ensure a safe, secure, and nurturing environment for their physical and mental growth.
Career Opportunities in this field include the following:
- Teaching Assistant
- SEN Teacher
- Private Tutor
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Freddie Gibbons asked:
hey what's the method of the assessment of this course?
Dear Freddie, There will be a mock and a final test at the end of the last module. The exam will be a multiple-choice question, and the whole exam will be conducted online. ThanksThis was helpful. Thank you for your feedback.
Aaliyah Nixon asked:
Hello Is this Child Safeguarding and Protection Course is certified from Training Qualifications UK?
Dear Aaliyah, Yes, the 'Child Safeguarding and Protection for Teachers' course is endorsed by TQUK, also accredited by CPD. ThanksThis was helpful. Thank you for your feedback.