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INTRODUCTION TO SAFEGUARDING YOUNG PEOPLE FROM HARM, ABUSE AND EXPLOITATION LEVEL 2 AWARD

Teacher Education HE Part-time

Overview

Introduction to Safeguarding Young People from Harm, Abuse and Exploitation Level 2 Award

This qualification is for those who wish to develop their understanding of safeguarding young people from harm, abuse and exploitation. The course will support you to develop the knowledge and understanding of the ways in which young people may be vulnerable to harm, abuse or exploitation in the workplace and/or a learning environment.

Available Courses
Bedford College
Starts: 04/01/2022
Type: Part Time
Day(s): Tuesday, Wednesday
Time(s): 10:00am - 4:45pm
Length: 1 week
Fees: £18.00
Tresham College Kettering Campus
Starts: 04/01/2022
Type: Part Time
Day(s): Tuesday, Wednesday
Time(s): 10:00am - 4:45pm
Length: 1 week
Fees: £17.50
Disclaimer

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How to enrol

To enrol onto this course please call our Customer Contact team on 0345 658 8990.

 

 

Course Information

Entry requirements

There are no entry requirements for this qualification although the course is intended for those people who work with young and/or vulnerable people.

Course content

This qualification will help you to understand the personal responsibilities required to keep young people safe, the role and responsibilities of different agencies, the legal context of safeguarding and the national guidelines for recognising and reporting situations where young people may be at risk of harm, abuse and exploitation. This qualification will also support wider government initiatives and inspection frameworks.

The purpose of this course is for you to develop an understanding of the ways in which young people may be vulnerable to harm, abuse or exploitation in the workplace and/or the learning environment. It will help the learner to understand the personal responsibilities required to keep young people safe, and the role and responsibility of different agencies. The unit also provides learners with an understanding of the legal context of safeguarding and examines the national guidelines for recognising and reporting situations where young people may be at risk of harm, abuse and exploitation.

The learning outcomes are:

  • Understand the concept of safeguarding young people from harm, abuse and exploitation.
  • Understand ways of safeguarding young people from harm, abuse and exploitation.
  • Know the legislation, policies and support in place to safeguard young people from abuse, harm and exploitation.
  • Know how to respond to allegations of harm, abuse and exploitation.
Assessment methods

The mandatory unit (201) in the City & Guilds Level 2 Award in Introduction to Safeguarding Young People from Harm, Abuse and Exploitation is assessed by portfolio of evidence. City & Guilds has produced a workbook which may be used to record the evidence.

Qualifications

You will gain:

  • Level 2 Award in Introduction to Safeguarding Young People from Harm, Abuse and Exploitation

Funding Information

The College offers an instalment plan for Further Education and Higher Education courses to students where the total amount payable at the point of enrolment is £200 or more. Within the scheme there is an ability to pay up to 6 instalments, depending on the length of the courses and the final payment must be paid at least a month before the end of the course.

If you are aged 19 or over you may qualify for an Advanced Learner Loan to help you pay the tuition fees for this course. Alternatively, you can pay by instalments to help make the cost of this course more affordable. 

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Unemployed offer

This course could be FREE! You could be eligible for free study if you are unemployed and on a qualifying benefit. To find out if you are eligible open our Part-time fee flow chart below or call our Customer Contact team on 0345 658 8990.

 

Part-time Fee Flow Chart

If you live in any of the following areas and wish to apply for or enrol on one of our courses, please contact our Customer Contact team on 0345 658 8990 to check if your course is funded or not:

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Additional Learning Support

If you have a specific learning difficulty or disability, are deaf or hearing impaired, our Additional Learning Support team are on hand to give you assistance whenever you need it.

Autism & Asperger’s Syndrome Support

We are committed to developing the provision for students on the autistic spectrum, including Asperger’s Syndrome.

Accessibility

We have access arrangements in place to help students with disabilities or any other particular needs. Call us on 01234 291000 or 01536 413123 for more information.

Additional formats

Course information sheets are also available in large print and audio formats. Call us on 01234 291000 or 01536 413123 to order your copy.