Child Protection Training

From 6th December 2022, you may book courses offered by us directly, simply click on the course(s) you are interested in, on our course calendar at the bottom of this page to find out more and book your place.

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.

 

Level 1 courses are suitable for the general contact workforce. (People who have minimal contact with children, young people or family members)

Level 2 courses are suitable for the specific contact workforce. (People with direct contact with children, young people or other family members including those working in adult services)

Level 3 courses are suitable for the intensive contact workforce who may have specific responsibilities with regards to child protection. Includes Lead Professionals and those with core responsibilities for assessment and planning for children including those based within adult services.

 

HCPC current Trainer led courses available –

Level 2      Recognition & Response in Child Protection

Level 2      Recognition & Response (High Life Highland Staff & Volunteers only)

Level 3      Assessment & Analysis in Child Protection

Level 3      Understanding Child Protection Processes

Level 3      Graded Care Profile

Level 3      Vulnerable Pregnancy

Level 3      Harmful parent-child interactions (emotional abuse/emotional neglect)

Level 3      Childhood Trauma & Adversity

 

PLEASE NOTE: A minimum of 8 participants are required for a course to go ahead, Non-Attendance without sufficient notice will trigger a wellbeing check & may incur a fee to your service, please email CP.Training@highland.gov.uk if you cannot attend.

 

E-Learning

A wide variety of courses are available to you, from NHS Education for Scotland (NES) using the TURAS system. When you first visit you will be required to set up your own account with a password. To set up your training account and access the booking system visit: https://learn.nes.nhs.scot/

Level 1        Child protection: practice level 1 [informed]                Level 2     Child protection: practice level 2 [skilled]

The TURAS system also offers a professional portfolio section, you may wish to upload certificates on completion of our courses to your training account for safekeeping.

In addition, The Highland Child Protection Committee have developed in partnership with the Care and Learning Alliance a range of E-learning modules which are available free of charge. Please click on the logo below to visit their site.  No voucher codes are required to access these modules.

 

 

 

Introduction to the National Guidance for Child protection (Scotland) 2021

Think you know about Neglect

Understanding the Child Plan

Introduction to Chronologies

Introduction to Child Sexual Exploitation

Children Affected by Parental Substance Misuse

 

The NSPCC have also 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 MORE ADVICE

If you need help identifying what training you need, please first speak to your line manager or you can contact us at CP.Training@highland.gov.uk.

 

 

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31 Aug
31/08/2022    
10:00 am - 1:00 pm
Assessment and Analysis in Child Protection This training is designed for staff who have regular contact with children and/or families, including those working within adult [...]
06 Sep
06/09/2022    
10:00 am - 1:00 pm
Harmful Parent-Child Interactions This 3 hour course is currently being delivered via MST and is designed to help practitioners who are concerned about the emotional [...]
06 Sep
06/09/2022    
3:20 pm - 5:20 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 [...]
07 Sep
07/09/2022    
10:00 am - 1:00 pm
Understanding Child Protection Processes This training is designed for staff from all agencies who have regular contact with children and/or families, including those working within [...]
07 Sep
07/09/2022    
10:00 am - 12:00 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 [...]
08 Sep
08/09/2022    
10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Online Training for Vulnerable Pregnancy This training would benefit those working in health, social work, education, housing and third sector agencies who wish to expand [...]
08 Sep
08/09/2022    
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
The aim of this course is to provide information on The Promise and share the plan so far for Highland to #KeepThePromise. The sessions will [...]
12 Sep
12/09/2022    
9:00 am - 11:00 am
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 [...]
12 Sep
12/09/2022    
1:30 pm - 3:30 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 [...]
13 Sep
13/09/2022    
9:30 am - 11:30 am
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 [...]
13 Sep
13/09/2022    
1:30 pm - 3:30 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 [...]
13 Sep
13/09/2022    
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
The aim of this course is to provide information on The Promise and share the plan so far for Highland to #KeepThePromise. The sessions will [...]
14 Sep
14/09/2022    
9:30 am - 11:30 am
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 [...]
14 Sep
14/09/2022    
10:00 am - 12:00 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 [...]
15 Sep
15/09/2022    
9:30 am - 11:30 am
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 [...]
19 Sep
19/09/2022    
1:30 pm - 4:00 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 [...]
20 Sep
20/09/2022    
10:00 am - 1:00 pm
Assessment and Analysis in Child Protection This training is designed for staff who have regular contact with children and/or families, including those working within adult [...]
20 Sep
20/09/2022    
4:00 pm - 6:00 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 [...]
20 Sep
20/09/2022    
4:00 pm - 5:30 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 [...]
21 Sep
21/09/2022    
10:00 am - 12:00 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 [...]
21 Sep
21/09/2022    
4:00 pm - 6:00 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 [...]
21 Sep
21/09/2022    
4:00 pm - 6:00 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 [...]
27 Sep
27/09/2022    
10:00 am - 1:00 pm
Understanding Child Protection Processes This training is designed for staff from all agencies who have regular contact with children and/or families, including those working within [...]
27 Sep
27/09/2022    
2:00 pm - 4:30 pm
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 [...]
27 Sep
27/09/2022    
3:15 pm - 5:15 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 [...]
28 Sep
28/09/2022    
9:30 am - 11:30 am
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 [...]
29 Sep
29/09/2022    
9:30 am - 11:30 am
The aim of this course is to provide information on The Promise and share the plan so far for Highland to #KeepThePromise. The sessions will [...]
29 Sep
29/09/2022    
10:00 am - 12:00 pm
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 [...]

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