This is a developmental course targeted at those with responsibility for Child Protection and Safeguarding in their organisation or group and you must have completed an Introduction To Child Protection course.
The roles and responsibilities involved in being the lead for child protection and safeguarding in a voluntary group
• Creating a safe setting for staff and children and young people
• Exploring dilemmas and issues involved in progressing safeguarding concerns
• Staff and volunteers who have responsibility for Child Protection and Safeguarding in their organisation or group
• You must have completed an Introduction to Child Protection course in the past two years.
Costs:This course is being run in partnership with the LSCB, which will deliver the course free of charge, however, there is an admin charge of £10. Please note that the fee is non-refundable. Trainers: Giovanna Simpson - LSCB Training and Development Consultant, and a voluntary sector trainer from Education Futures Trust or the MY Trust.
This is a 2 hour course which can be emotional, a willingness to share with others is important. It is not necessary to reveal personal issues but the attendees must be willing to engage with exercises.
The aim of this course is to be introduced to legislation regarding health and safety and appreciate the link between risk, assessment of risk and positive support for the individual.
The aims: To raise volunteer’s awareness of mental health issues and reduce the stigma attached.