Child Protection Training

PLEASE NOTE, DUE TO THE CURRENT COVID-19 SITUATION ALL FACE-TO-FACE TRAINING UNTIL 10/7/2020 HAS BEEN CANCELLED. THE TEAM IS WORKING TO CREATE ONLINE RESOURCES AND IN THE MEANTIME, PLEASE ACCESS THE E-LEARNING MODULES AVAILABLE: 

E-Learning

E-learning modules relating to child protection are also available free of charge from our partners within the Care and Learning Alliance. Please click on the logo below to visit their site.

Check out our e-modules for Children Affected by Parental Substance Misuse and Child Sexual Exploitation which are available free of charge from the CALA E-learning zone!

No voucher codes are required to access these modules.

In addition, the NSPCC have kindly given permission for us to share their resource ‘How to Spot Neglect’ – a useful film from their Graded Care Profile 2 training toolkit. This will be a helpful reminder for all practitioners who have undertaken the GCP2 training course.

FOR COURSES FROM AUGUST 2020

You can use this page to book on training courses, access e-learning modules and find out what training you may need. To find out what training you need, please contact us at CP.Training@highland.gov.uk. Training courses can be booked using the calendar below – simply click on the course(s) you are interested in to find out more and book your place.

Once you know which course(s) you are looking for scroll through the Interactive Training Calendar below to find a course and date in your area. Click on the course title to find out more details and book your place directly. You will receive a pending acknowledgement followed by a confirmation once the place is approved.

Child Protection Training is available free of charge to anyone who has contact with children in Highland. This includes those working with families and in adult services. Child Protection Training in Highland is developed and delivered in line with the National Learning and Development Framework for Child Protection.

PLEASE NOTE, A MINIMUM OF 8 PARTICIPANTS ARE REQUIRED IN ORDER FOR A COURSE TO GO AHEAD

If you have any queries about Child Protection training in Highland, please contact us at CP.Training@highland.gov.uk

 

Date/Time
Date(s) - 24/08/2020
11:00 am - 1:00 pm


Please note this Course is delivered online via Microsoft Teams.

This training is designed for staff who have regular contact with children and/or families, including those working within adult services. This course takes a more in depth look at the different types of abuse and neglect, as well as giving participants information about managing disclosures and handling sensitive situations.

What can I expect from this training?

By the end of this training, staff should:
•Be able to identify types of abuse and neglect
•Recognise specific vulnerabilities in children and young people
•Be confident in sharing concerns about children
•Know their roles and responsibilities in relation to child protection

Who should attend?

All staff who have regular contact with children and young people and/or their family members should attend this training.

In particular those staff who:
• Have regular contact with vulnerable children and families
• Carry out direct work with children and families
• Contribute to assessments of children, including assessment of risk
• May be required to support the development and delivery of the Child’s Plan
• Have specific responsibilities in regard to child protection

Bookings

This event is fully booked.

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