Safeguarding Children – In Care


Welcome to this course covering safeguarding children

In this course you will learn to:


  • Recognise potential indicators of child abuse – physical, emotional, sexual, and neglect including radicalisation, child trafficking and female genital mutilation
  • Understand the impact a parent/carer’s physical and mental health can have on the wellbeing of a child or young person, including the impact of domestic violence
  • Understand the importance of children’s rights in the safeguarding/child protection context
  • Know what action to take if you have concerns, including to whom you should report your concerns and from whom to seek advice
  • Demonstrate an understanding of the risks associated with the internet and online social networking

Understand the basic knowledge of legislation