Introduction to Child Protection (Inter Agency) – 13th July 2022

This is a one-day introduction course for practitioners to gain a good understanding of the basic issues relating to the protection of children. The course is Quality Assured by the Somerset Safeguarding Children’s Partnership (SSCP).

 

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Course description

The aims of this course are:

  • To provide an introductory level of knowledge and understanding about child abuse.
  • To provide a local and national perspective, and to know what to do if you suspect that a child is being abused.
  By the end of the course participants will:
  • Understand the different types of child abuse and the ways that they can affect children.
  • Have a basic understanding of the way that key agencies work to protect children.
  • Have a clear understanding of the Somerset child protection procedures.
  • Have an opportunity to develop better inter agency working partnerships and consider the unique responsibility that each has in the protection of children.
  • Have an understanding of their own professional responsibility in relation to child protection.
 

Booking information

Cost: £90.00 per person

Funding is not currently available.

 

 

Audience information

Practitioners and managers who work directly and indirectly with children and families. Priority will be given to staff who have a lead/designated role within their organisation.

Course information

13 July, 2022 from 9.30 am to 4.30 pm

Dillington House, Ilminster

Whole day

£90.00 per person

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