Introduction to Child Protection with a focus on Early Years

Date: 

24 Feb 2018 -
09:30 to 15:30

Summary : 

Introduction to Child Protection with a focus on Early Years

Venue: 

Loch Fyne Hotel, Inveraray

Area: 

Mid-Argyll, Kintyre and Islay

Email: 

To book a place participants should contact sheena.stewart@argyll-bute.gov.uk 01369 708517

The course covers how to recognise and report situations where there might be a need for protection, and communicating with children. It is particularly relevant for people with no previous child protection experience or those who want to use this as a first step to further training in this area.

 

Learning Outcomes:

  • Understand what is meant by ‘it’s everyone’s responsibility to protect children’
  • Be familiar with current legislation and policy
  • Understand child abuse and recognise child protection concerns
  • Know what to do if you have a concern about a child
  • Understand methods of communication with children according to age and stage of development
  • Be more confident about talking with and listening to children.