Safeguarding Children and Vulnerable Adults

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The Safeguarding Children and Vulnerable Adults is designed to provide learners who work with or are responsible for caring for, adults, children and young people, with the knowledge and skills to safeguard their welfare. This training course is endorsed by ABC Awards – a regulated organisation that ensures professional, reputable certification for further education.

This complete training program covers all the fundamental areas of safeguarding, from the different types of abuse to recognising when an individual is high risk, to understanding when to report your safeguarding concerns. Our experienced instructor will also help you to develop a person-centred approach when caring for vulnerable individuals.

By the end of the course, you will have a solid understanding of safeguarding policies, practices and laws, knowing how to respond to disclosure, as well as understanding when and how to make a referral.

Learning Objective:

  • Demonstrate understanding of safeguarding laws, policies, principles and practices
  • Be able to identify the different types of abuse: physical, emotional, sexual, and neglect
  • Recognise when a child or is at risk and understand how to report your safeguarding concerns
  • Understand how to maintain child protection records and what should be included in these records
  • Learn about your legal requirements for safeguarding and familiarise with key safeguarding legislation
  • Know the rules for disclosing information and how to respond to a disclosure
  • Earn a recognised qualification to ensure your professional competence in safeguarding children and young people
  • Develop a person-centred approach in child protection and adult safeguarding
  • Understand what happens after a referral has been made to appropriate services

Who is This Course for?

This endorsed child safeguarding training course is ideal for professionals who work with children, young people and adults. Our online courses are specially designed for distance learning, offering flexible virtual classroom modules that you can study at your own convenience. This course has no entry requirements and can be studied on a full-time or part-time basis.

Entry Requirement:

  • This course is available to all learners, of all academic backgrounds.
  • Learners should be aged 16 or over to undertake the qualification.
  • Good understanding of English language, numeracy and ICT are required to attend this course.

Accreditation

At the end of this course successful learners will receive a Certificate of Achievement from ABC Awards and Certa Awards and a Learner Unit Summary (which lists the components the learner has completed as part of the course).

The course has been endorsed under the ABC Awards and Certa Awards Quality Licence Scheme.  This means that Course Gate has undergone an external quality check to ensure that the organisation and the courses it offers, meet defined quality criteria. The completion of this course alone does not lead to a regulated qualification* but may be used as evidence of knowledge and skills gained. The Learner Unit Summary may be used as evidence towards Recognition of Prior Learning if you wish to progress your studies in this subject. To this end the learning outcomes of the course have been benchmarked at Level 3 against level descriptors published by Ofqual, to indicate the depth of study and level of demand/complexity involved in successful completion by the learner.

The course itself has been designed by Course Gate to meet specific learners’ and/or employers’ requirements which cannot be satisfied through current regulated qualifications.   ABC Awards/Certa endorsement involves robust and rigorous quality audits by external auditors to ensure quality is continually met.  A review of courses is carried out as part of the endorsement process.

ABC Awards and Certa Awards have long-established reputations for providing high-quality vocational qualifications across a wide range of industries. ABC Awards and Certa Awards combine over 180 years of expertise combined with a responsive, flexible and innovative approach to the needs of our customers.

Renowned for excellent customer service, and quality standards, ABC Awards and Certa Awards also offer regulated qualifications for all ages and abilities post-14; all are developed with the support of relevant stakeholders to ensure that they meet the needs and standards of employers across the UK.

Certification

Endorsed Certificate of Achievement

At the successful completion of the course, the learners can order an endorsed certificate of achievement from ABC & Certa Awards by paying the accreditation fee of £78. There is an additional £10 delivery charge for international students.

Certificate of Completion from Course Gate

At the successful completion of the course, the learners may order the Certificate of Completion from Course Gate (soft copy) by paying only £2. For the Printed hard copy of the certificate, the learners have to pay £9. There is an additional £10 delivery charge for international students.

Career Path

This comprehensive course is essential for those who want to gain a more in-depth understanding of how to protect and safeguard the welfare of children and vulnerable adults, to ensure they are working in compliance with safeguarding legislation, policies and laws. This course applies to those in the following professions:

  • Teaching
  • Nursing
  • Social Care
  • Foster Care
  • Mental Health Care

Course Curriculum

Safeguarding Children and Vulnerable Adults Level 1
Safeguarding Children
Module 01: Introduction to Safeguarding Children
Module 01: Introduction to Safeguarding Children 00:21:00
Assessment Module 1
Module 01 Final Quiz Exam – Safeguarding Children and Vulnerable Adult 00:10:00
Module 02: Laws and Guidance
Module 02: A Historical Perspective on the Discipline of Analysis 00:15:00
Assessment Module 2
Module 02 Final Quiz Exam – Safeguarding Children and Vulnerable Adult 00:10:00
Module 03: Child Abuse
Module 03 : Child Abuse 00:48:00
Assessment Module 3
Module 03 Final Quiz Exam – Safeguarding Children and Vulnerable Adult 00:10:00
Module 04: Sexual Abuse
Module 04: Sexual Abuse 00:39:00
Assessment Module 4
Module 04 Final Quiz Exam – Safeguarding Children and Vulnerable Adult 00:10:00
Safeguarding Children and Vulnerable Adults Level 2
Module 05: Risks and Risk Assessment
Module 05 : Risks and Risk Assessment 00:16:00
Assessment Module 5
Module 05 Final Quiz Exam – Safeguarding Children and Vulnerable Adult 00:10:00
Module 06: Responding to Disclosure and Reporting
Module 06 : Responding to Disclosure and Reporting 00:32:00
Assessment Module 6
Module 06 Final Quiz Exam – Safeguarding Children and Vulnerable Adult 00:10:00
Module 07: Things to Do after Referral
Module 07 : Things To Do After Referral 00:22:00
Assessment Module 7
Module 07 Final Quiz Exam – Safeguarding Children and Vulnerable Adult 00:10:00
Module 08: Record Keeping
Module 08 : Record Keeping 00:17:00
Assessment Module 8
Module 08 Final Quiz Exam – Safeguarding Children and Vulnerable Adult 00:10:00
Safeguarding Children and Vulnerable Adults Level 3
Safeguarding Vulnerable Adults
Module 09: An Introduction to Safeguarding Vulnerable Adults
Assessment Module 9
Module 09 Final Quiz Exam – Safeguarding Children and Vulnerable Adult 00:10:00
Module 10: Safeguarding Legislations
Assessment Module 10
Module 10 Final Quiz Exam – Safeguarding Children and Vulnerable Adult 00:10:00
Module 11: Understanding Abuse and Neglect
Assessment Module 11
Module 11 Final Quiz Exam – Safeguarding Children and Vulnerable Adult 00:10:00
Module 12: Safeguarding Vulnerable Adults: Policy, Roles and Responsibilities
Assessment Module 12
Module 12 Final Quiz Exam – Safeguarding Children and Vulnerable Adult 00:10:00
Module 13: Understanding the Importance of Communication in Care
Assessment Module 13
Module 13 Final Quiz Exam – Safeguarding Children and Vulnerable Adult 00:10:00
Module 14: Sharing Information and Responding To a Disclosure
Assessment Module 14
Module 14 Final Quiz Exam – Safeguarding Children and Vulnerable Adult 00:10:00
Module 15: Reporting Your Concern
Assessment Module 15
Module 15 Final Quiz Exam – Safeguarding Children and Vulnerable Adult 00:10:00
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