Safeguarding Children - for Health - Level 1
Safeguarding Children - for Health - Level 1

Safeguarding Children - for Health - Level 1

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Part Number:66
  • Modules:5
  • Duration:2 hours
If you work in any public-facing role in a healthcare environment, it’s vital that you know how to spot the warning signs of abuse and neglect, particularly in children.

Based on content from the Safeguarding Children and Young People: roles and competences for healthcare Staff Directive, this course help you spot the signs of child mistreatment and neglect and enable to you be sure you’re raising concerns appropriately.

Once you’ve completed this course, you’ll have a knowledge of:

The background, legal basis, key principles of and definition for safeguarding, child protection and child abuse
The importance of serious case reviews and Local Safeguarding Children’s Boards
The concept of significant harm and what to do if you suspect child abuse is taking place
Who abuses children and why
The definitions of physical abuse, emotional abuse, sexual abuse and neglect
The causes of abuse and how to recognise signs of abuse from the victim and perpetrator
The effects of abuse on children
How to and how not to respond to concerns that a child is at risk of harm
What information to record and what to do if you have concerns
How to respond to a disclosure or allegation of abuse or neglect

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