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Safeguarding of Children (Child Protection) Level 2

Understanding and Responding to Abuse and Neglect of Children

Safeguarding of Children (Child Protection) Level 2 at a glance

  • 3-year nationally recognised certificate
  • 1 hour and 15 minutes of engaging video training
  • Video access for 8 months
  • Printable wall certificate
  • CPD time credit conformation
  • Includes manual & other downloads
  • Free weekly video refresher
  • Evidence Based Training certificate
£24.95 + VAT

Sample Video: Introduction to Safeguarding Children

This course is aimed at training individuals who work with children to ensure they know how to identify and report possible cases of abuse and neglect. Children are at risk in many environments and training will ensure understanding of the problem, avoiding possible situations and dealing with abuse and neglect once identified.

This course covers the basics to ensure that staff, families or individuals are able to deal with this sensitive subject.

Learning outcomes:

  • To understand what is abuse and neglect
  • To be able to know the indications that there may be a problem
  • Know the signs of abuse
  • Understand the types of abuse
  • Reporting of abuse
  • The law and regulations
  • Dealing with children and adults when abuse is disclosed or identified
  • The Police and abuse
  • Avoiding problems and keeping safe
  • Risk assessing and children
  • Childminders
  • Teachers
  • Care workers
  • Scout and Guide leaders
  • Sports trainers
  • Medical Professionals
  • First Aiders
  • Anyone working with children
  • Foster workers

This course comes with 4.0 hours of CPD, although the time to complete the course online may be less than this. Total course time includes 1 hour and 15 minutes of video training as well as knowledge reviews, final test, remedial help and reviewing downloaded material.

The content of this and all our courses has been independently certified as conforming to universally accepted Continuous Professional Development (CPD) guidelines and come with a Certified CPD Statement as well as a ProTrainings Certificate and for online courses an Evidence Based Learning statement.

  • Introduction to Safeguarding Children
    • Introduction to Safeguarding Children
    • Course Overview and about Safeguarding Children
    • CQC or Care Quality Commision
    • Child Protection Responsibilities
    • Children's Rights
  • Acts and Regulations
    • Safeguarding Children
    • Legislation relating to safeguarding Children
    • Discriminatory abuse and the Human Rights Act
    • The Human Rights Act
    • Protection from Harassment Act 1997
    • Sexual Offences Act 2003
    • The safeguarding vulnerable groups act 2006
    • Serious Organised Crime and Police Act
  • Child Abuse
    • What is abuse and neglect
    • Every Child Matters
    • Abuse and the Indicators of Abuse
    • Psychological Abuse
    • Disclosure
    • Physical Abuse
    • Emotional abuse
    • Sexual Abuse
    • Institutional/organisational abuse and Discriminatory Abuse
    • Neglect and the act commission
    • Other types of child abuse
  • Prevention and Awareness
    • Working with others
    • Key Supporting Information
    • What Children want from Professionals
    • Protecting Yourself against allegations
  • Reporting abuse
    • Reporting Child abuse
  • Summary
  • Adult CPR Flowchart handout/poster
  • CQC website
  • CQC website link
  • Child CPR Flowchart handout/poster
  • Childcare Accident Book
  • Dechoker Leaflet - for emergency choking treatment
  • Free student first aid program leaflet
  • Health and Social Care Act 2008 code of practice web link
  • How to use the Dechoker in emergency choking treatment poster
  • Independent Safeguarding Authority web link
  • Infant CPR Flowchart handout/poster
  • Level 1 Safeguarding of Children - Theoretical Assessment
  • LifePoint AED Leaflet - Full feature for just £795 plus VAT
  • Link to our Concussion ad Brain injury course in association with Headway, a head injury charity
  • Mental Capacity Act (2005) Deprivation of Liberty Safeguards: England 2015-16, Official Statistics
  • Sign up for free Student First Aid - use code SCH-376-61-571
  • Skills for Care Website
  • Skills for Care Website
  • Visit the First Aid Show free for first aid and medical videos

What People are Saying

“ProTrainings is a great way for me to get in CPD hours. I have used then multiple times and I am very happy with their material.”

- Katrina from Derbyshire

“Really happy with the training given. looking forward to receiving my wall certificate so I can display proudly. Thank you very much!”

- hafsa, childminder from Lancashire