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An Introduction to Getting it Right for Every Child (GIRFEC)

This is a Virtual Course

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This bite size course explains the Getting it Right for Every Child (GIRFEC) model, which is the new national approach in Scotland for those supporting and working with children and young people. It affects all services for children and adults where children are involved and therefore is relevant for all children and adult services staff.

On completion of this Virtual College course learners will have an increased understanding of the Getting it Right for Every Child (GIRFEC) model which seeks to encourage changes in culture, systems and practice across services for children, promote a child centred approach and engender a common understanding and shared language across all agencies.

This is an essential learning package for practitioners and other members of the children’s workforce who wish to understand the philosophy behind this important new model of child protection and how to apply it in practice

Description

Lesson Plan

Areas covered include:

  • Introduction
  • Key Components
  • Integrated Chronologies
  • Named Person
  • Lead Professional
  • Integrated Assessment Framework
  • The Child's Plan
  • Summary & Further Information

Certification

On completion of this course you will be able to download a Virtual College certificate.

Duration

.Approximately 40 mins. The length of time taken depends entirely on how quickly you can study and absorb the material. You can proceed as quickly or slowly as you like, and there is no limit on how long you can take to do the course.

Target Audience

This module is targeted primarily at practitioners and other members of the children's workforce, who wish to learn more about the Getting it Right for Every Child (GIRFEC) model.

Entry Requirements

There are no specific entry requirements for this course.

Entry Requirements

There are no specific entry requirements for this course.

Interview Process

No interview required

Questions & Answers

Does the course lead to a qualification?

On completion of this course you will be able to download a Virtual College certificate.

This is a virtual course. You can view more details, or purchase the course online.

Course details

  • Attendance: Virtual Course
  • Start Date: Flexible
  • Hours per week: Flexible
  • Days: Flexible
  • Start Time: Flexible
  • End Time: Flexible
  • Duration: Flexible
  • Course Fees: £15 + VAT (discounts for block bookings) No fee remission available on this course
  • Venue: E Learning - Online learning -You can do your course from home or work
  • Faculty:
  • Department Manager: .

Qualifications

  • Level:
  • Qualification Name: An Introduction to Getting it Right for Every Child (GIRFEC)
  • Awarding Body: The content of this Virtual College course has been independently certified as conforming to universally accepted Continuous Professional Development (CPD) guidelines

Contact Information

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This is a virtual course. You can view more details, or purchase the course online.

You can also download a printable application form (PDF 209KB).

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