Transitions and vulnerability

Audience Children's workforce
Course Level 3
Hours 10

Learning criteria

  • Identify significant milestones which mark transitions in the lives of children and young people
  • Explain how the impact of traumatic experience on children and young people can affect their responses to transition
  • Describe factors that lead to children and young people being vulnerable
  • Summarise how to support vulnerable and traumatised children and young people through significant life changes and challenges
  • Explain how working as part of a team promotes positive transitions for vulnerable and traumatised children and young people
  • Describe how young people can be helped to gain the skills
  • self-confidence and knowledge they need to prepare them for the transition to adult life

Learning outcomes

  • Understand how childhood trauma affects the ability to make successful transitions
  • Understand promoting positive transition with vulnerable children and young people