Principles of Safeguarding on-site course

Safeguarding is how we can protect children, young people and vulnerable adults from abuse or neglect by the actions, or lack of actions, of another person. In order to safeguard and protect persons from abuse or neglect we need to learn how to identify vulnerable individuals and take necessary steps to stop abuse and neglect.

Everyone has the right to be safe and live without the fear of abuse, neglect or exploitation and this course aims to teach you how to recognise the signs of abuse and neglect and what actions you can take to stop this from happening and occurring again in the future. Abuse, neglect and exploitation can occur anywhere and by anyone, quite often being a person of trust.

This course is designed for all persons, no matter the field that they are directly involved in, to give them the tools and knowledge to make a difference to a vulnerable person’s life. It will also let the practitioner reporting the abuse know how they can safeguard themselves in every day work, while seeking help and reporting the incident identified.

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Course Duration

This is a 1-day classroom-based course held at various locations throughout the UK.  We can deliver this on-site course if you have a number of delegates wishing to undertake it. See syllabus for full course breakdown.

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Attendance of this safeguarding qualification will count towards the safeguarding component of the British Canoeing Coach Update Scheme.

Course information
Syllabus
    A range of subjects are covered including:

  • Safeguarding legislation and guidance
  • Indictors of abuse or neglect
  • Making judgements
  • Communication
  • Roles and responsibilities
  • Sharing of information
  • Dealing with and reporting of allegations and complaints
  • Assessment and marking
Training books
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This book and our full range of invaluable First Aid training books are available from our online shop.

Certification

Upon successful completion of the qualification assessment, Learners will be awarded an Ofqual national Level 3 Award.

Numbers

A maximum of 12 students can be accommodated on this course and all candidates must be a minimum of 18 years of age to qualify.

Assessment

A range of methods are used, including, practical and questioning (open and multiple-choice).

In-house/On-site courses

If you have several employees that you wish to train for Principles of Safeguarding and Protecting Children, Young People or Vulnerable Adults why not consider an onsite course. With lead instructors based throughout the UK, Nuco Training are able to provide training at your premises, at a time and date to suit your requirements, for our full range of courses that we have to offer. Should you require a number of courses, we can offer you corporate rate discounts. We currently deliver courses for many national and international companies throughout the UK and abroad. To learn more why not visit our ON-SITE TRAINING page.

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