Awareness of Child Abuse – Foundation

This virtual learning course allows you to learn at your own pace, using your own computer, completing the course online at your own convenience. You do not need to attend any classes, and you can print your own qualification off after you have successfully completed the course.

Flexible
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Theory

Entry Requirements: There are no specific entry requirements for this course.

Course Info

This course covers a variety of health safety workplace protect child protection and is suitable for anyone who comes into contact with children. It is a slightly shorter version of the Awareness of Child Abuse and Neglect (Core) course and it is designed to be suitable for all, not just child specialists.

It aims to inform about the various types of abuse or neglect to a child and then explain what you must do if you suspect that a child is being abused or neglected.

Please be aware that this training content deals with potentially disturbing subject matter.

Example Lesson Plan:

  • Welcome and Learning Objectives
  • Introduction
  • Physical Abuse
  • Sexual Abuse
  • Emotional Abuse
  • Neglect
  • What to do if you suspect abuse or neglect
  • Summary

Teaching

The content of this Virtual College course has been independently certified as conforming to universally accepted Continuous Professional Development (CPD) guidelines.

Entry Requirements & Interview Process

There are no specific entry requirements for this course.