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SAFEGUARDING CHILDREN

SAFEGUARDING ADULTS AT RISK

SAFEGUARDING CHILDREN AND YOUNG PEOPLE


​By the end of this course, participants will be able to:

Know about child maltreatment in its different forms


Know about relevance of parental, family and carer factors such as domestic abuse,

 mental and physical ill-health, substance and alcohol misuse

Know what to do if there are concerns about child maltreatment


Know about the importance of sharing information


Know what to do if they feel that their concerns are not being taken seriously


Know the risks associated with the internet and online social networking


Know what the term ‘Looked after child’ means


Be able to recognise possible signs of child maltreatment as this relates to their role

Be able to seek appropriate advice and report concerns,

and feel confident that they have been listened to.

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SAFEGUARDING ADULTS AT RISK 

By the end of this course, participants will be able to:

Explain what is meant by the term ‘an Adult at Risk’


List the forms abuse may take


Recognise signs and symptoms of abuse


Understand how to respond appropriately to disclosures of abuse


Understand the legislation and guidance concerning safeguarding adults at risk.