Those who are responsible for caring for children on a professional or personal level must be able to demonstrate an awareness of child safeguarding principles, practices and policies. In the Safeguarding Children Level 3 course, you will receive practical training on how to protect the welfare of children and ensure a safe, secure environment for all.
This diploma course is endorsed by ABC Awards – a regulated organisation that ensures professional, reputable certification for further education. It covers the key areas of child safeguarding, from the different of abuse to child protection laws. You will learn how to recognise signs of abuse, when to report safeguarding concerns and much more.
This course is ideal for those who work with children such as teachers, social workers and pediatric nurses. On completion, you will be able to show competence in protecting the welfare of children under your care and build solid relationships that encourage trust and personal disclosure.
- Understand the fundamental principles, policies & practices of safeguarding children
- Demonstrate an understanding of your legal responsibilities when safeguarding children under your care and supervision
- Learn how to recognise the signs of child abuse and how to report your safeguarding concerns
- Familiarise with the different forms of child abuse: emotional, physical, neglect and sexual abuse
- Receive practical training on how to conduct a thorough risk assessment
- Know how to respond to disclosure and when to make a referral to child services
- Be able to identify the 5ps in child protection and understand the aim of the child protection plan
- Earn a recognised qualification in Safeguarding Children and ensure your competency in caring for children
- Be able to create a safe and inclusive environment for all where children feel secure
- Recognise when a child is high-risk and how to take the right precautions
Who is This Course for?
This safeguarding children training course is ideal for professionals who work with children or are responsible for the care of children. Our online courses are specially designed for distance learning, offering flexible virtual classroom modules that you can study at your own convenience. There are no specific entry requirements for this course, which can be studied part-time or full-time.
- 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.
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.
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.
The Safeguarding Children Level 3 is designed to train those who work with children to become competent professionals, working in compliance with child safeguarding laws and policies. This formal qualification can be used as proof of your professionalism in the following fields:
- Social care
- Paediatric care
|Safeguarding Children Level 1|
|Module 1: Introduction to Safeguarding|
|Module 01 : Introduction to Safeguarding||00:21:00|
|Assessment Module 1|
|Module 01 Final Quiz Exam – Safeguarding Children Level 3||00:10:00|
|Module 2: Laws and Guidance|
|Module 02 : Laws and Guidance||00:42:00|
|Assessment Module 2|
|Module 02 Final Quiz Exam – Safeguarding Children Level 3||00:10:00|
|Safeguarding Children Level 2|
|Module 3: Child Abuse|
|Module 03 : Child Abuse||00:48:00|
|Assessment Module 3|
|Module 03 Final Quiz Exam – Safeguarding Children Level 3||00:10:00|
|Module 4: Sexual Abuse|
|Module 04 : Child Sexual Exploitation||00:39:00|
|Assessment Module 4|
|Module 04 Final Quiz Exam – Safeguarding Children Level 3||00:10:00|
|Module 5: Risks and Risk Assessment|
|Module 05 : Risks and Risk Assessment||00:16:00|
|Assessment Module 5|
|Module 05 Final Quiz Exam – Safeguarding Children Level 3||00:10:00|
|Safeguarding Children Level 3|
|Module 6: 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 Level 3||00:10:00|
|Module 7: 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 Level 3||00:10:00|
|Module 8: Record Keeping|
|Module 08 : Record Keeping||00:17:00|
|Assessment Module 8|
|Module 08 Final Quiz Exam – Safeguarding Children Level 3||00:10:00|