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Designated child protection officer training


16/05/2019 09:30






Please note this event is now fully booked, to join the waiting list email

You can book now for the next course on 7th August 2019 in Edinburgh.

About this event

This training will enhance your understanding of the role and responsibilities of the designated child protection officer and develop competence and confidence in carrying out this role, underpinned by the values and principles of GIRFEC.

Key learning:

  • Understand the role and responsibilities of the designated officer
  • Describe key legislation and guidance underpinning your organisation’s policy
  • Identify the necessary steps to ensure the safety and welfare of children and young people
  • Referral procedures and associated issues with recording and sharing information.

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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