Principles of Safeguarding – Distance Learning

Principles of Safeguarding – Distance Learning
09 Apr 2020

Following on from our recent Distance Learning Newsletters, we are pleased to announce that the following qualification is also now available for registered Safeguarding Trainers to deliver through distance learning:

FAA Level 3 Award in Safeguarding and Protecting Children, Young People or Vulnerable Adults (RQF)

This qualification is designed for people who have contact with children, young people or vulnerable adults in their working environment including voluntary work. It will 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. The programme emphasises the importance of ensuring that safeguarding concerns are reported and acted on appropriately. Successful candidates will be awarded a national Level 3 Principles of Safeguarding and Protecting Children, Young People or Vulnerable Adults qualification.

You will need to be registered with Nuco Training to access the course paperwork and additional documents for this qualification which can be downloaded from your NucoPlus account (once registered) and include the following documents:

  • Distance learning Registration Form
  • Distance learning Qualification Specification
  • Distance learning Learner Resource Sheet
  • Distance learning Assessment Guidance
  • Distance learning Assessment Record
  • Distance learning Evaluation Form
  • Zoom User Guide
  • Marketing Flyer

To learn more about this new delivery method read more here:

It is very important that the Trainer/Assessor Distance Learning Guidance is read and understood by Trainer/Assessors to ensure that all requirements are followed.

If you are not currently registered to teach the Safeguarding course through Nuco, but have the necessary qualifications and would like to register, please contact

You can find the course books for all Distance Learning courses on the NucoPlus online shop here

If you have any questions or need any additional information then please do not hesitate to contact


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