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Child protection officer training

This training will enable you to become familiar with the roles and responsibilities of the child protection officer so you can develop competence and confidence in carrying out this role.

Date 23 October 2019
Time 9.30am-4.30pm
Venue DD1 1NY
Organiser Children in Scotland
Pricing

Member

Individuals and small organisations £89

Statutory and large voluntary organisations £109

Non-member

Individuals and small organisations £109

Statutory and large voluntary organisations £139

About the Event

This training will enable you to become familiar with the roles and responsibilities of the child protection officer so you can develop competence and confidence in carrying out this role.

You will explore key themes around policy, referral procedures, support to staff, and best practice in safeguarding children and young people.

Key learning: 

  • Understanding of the responsibilities attached to your lead role
  • Gaining confidence in revising policies and procedures and embedding them across your agency
  • Understanding the importance of management oversight of staff working with children and young people
  • Recognising the role of your setting in providing early help to vulnerable children in order to minimise and manage risk
  • Managing concerns and the process for referring those children who may be in need of protection or intervention from other services
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