Introduction to child protection

Audience Children's workforce
Course Level 2
Hours 5

Learning criteria

  • Identify key elements of the law and national guidance on safeguarding and protecting children and young people
  • Show awareness of different ways in which children and young people can be harmed or placed at risk.
  • Show awareness of the extent of child abuse.
  • Explain how individuals
  • teams and other groups work together to protect children

Learning outcomes

  • Know about child abuse
  • child protection and safeguarding children