This Level 2 Award in Safeguarding and Protecting Children and Young People has been accredited by the regulators of England and Wales (Ofqual and the Welsh Government) and is part of the Qualifications and Credit Framework (QCF).
This qualification is suitable for learners working, or wishing to work, with children and young people. This includes those in voluntary or unpaid positions. The qualification covers how to safeguard and protect children, young people and practitioners in the workplace as well as how to respond to evidence or concerns that a child or young person has been abused. Children are those aged below 16 and young people are those aged between 16 and 18. The Childrens Act 2004 places duties on a range of organisations to ensure they have regard to the need to safeguard and promote the welfare of children. This includes the need for appropriate safeguarding training, as employers are responsible for ensuring staff are competent to carry out their responsibilities towards safeguarding of children and young people. This qualification would meet this requirement. This course for approved for delivery to learners aged 16+.
What does it cover?
In this course you will;
-Understand how to safeguard and protect children, young people and practitioners in the workplace.
-Know how to respond to evidence or concerns that a child or young person has been abused.
How long does it last?
This is a 1-day course with a total of 6 hour delivery time.
After successful complete of this course, learners can enroll on the following courses:
Level 3 Award in Paediatric First Aid (QCF);
Level 3 Award in Emergency Paediatric First Aid (QCF);
Level 2 Certificate for the Children and Young People’s Workforce (QCF); and
Level 3 Diploma for the Children and Young People’s Workforce (QCF).
For further information on this qualification, or to enrol now, you can contact Teach Me via:
Phone: (+44)7564 80 25 25
OR fill out the quick and easy ‘Enquire Now’ form, and a member of Teach Me will contact you.