Safeguarding Children (England Wales)

Event Description This 15-minute online learning module is for staff at West Sussex County Council and seeks to provide you with a basic awareness of how to safeguard children and young people, promoting their welfare by ensuring they grow up in circumstances where their health, development and wellbeing aren’t impaired, as well as taking action to protect them from harm.

This online learning module is a good starting point to safeguarding children, for more information on safeguarding, please visit the West Sussex Safeguarding Children Board website by clicking here.
Training Objectives The aim of this module is to enable you to recognise signs of abuse, respond to and record disclosures, know how to report a concern and understand how English & Welsh legislation affects policies and procedures. 
Learning Outcomes If you apply what you have learnt in this online module you will be able to:

  • Recognise signs of abuse.
  • Respond to and record disclosures.
  • Report a concern.
  • Identify how English & Welsh legislation affects policies and procedures.
    Course Pre-Requisites  
    Course Instructions While every effort has been made to thoroughly test this module using a range of internet browsers and devices, there are some eventualities that we are unable to predict.

    If you are having problems with a module please see the Online Learning Troubleshooting help page.

    If you are not able to find the help you need on the Online Learning Troubleshooting help page, or are still experiencing issues, please contact the Corporate Learning and Development helpdesk on or call 033 022 22003 (x22003). 
    Online Learning Course Category Children 
    Subject Areas Safeguarding, Children and Young People 
    Target Audience WSCC Staff 
    Course Costs
    Internal LA Cost: £0.00
    PVI/Care Provider Cost: £0.00
    Partnership Cost: £0.00
    Early Years Subscriber Cost: £0.00
    External Cost: £0.00
    Session Session Date Session Length Session Venue
    Online Learning Anytime 15 minutes At your desk

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