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Child protection for all: an introduction and refresher (Half day)

When

13/11/2019 09:30

Where

Edinburgh

Type

Training

Category

About this event

This training is suitable for everyone who works with children, whether you work directly with children or indirectly in an administrative role.   This training will provide you with an overview of what child protection is, what an individual and organisation’s roles and responsibilities are, and what steps to take should you feel a child is in danger.

Key learning: 

  • Developing an awareness of relevant legislation, including GIRFEC, Named Person and CYP Act, and define the role of the child protection agencies
  • Developing an awareness of relevant legislation, including GIRFEC, Named Person and CYP Act, and define the role of the child protection agencies
  • Understanding the nature and classification of abuse
  • Exploring how concerns about abuse usually come to our attention and how they should be managed
  • Recognising the role of a designated person for child protection and internal and external referral procedure.

Facilitator bio

NSPCC's vision for children is a society where all children are loved, valued and able to fulfil their potential. NSPCC exists to prevent children from cruelty and to provide protection for them. 

NSPCC Scotland strives to be a learning organisation that values the development and dissemination of knowledge and skills throughout the organisation. 

Training and development provided by NSPCC Scotland Training and Consultancy seeks to contribute to these goals and promote the values of the organisation. 

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