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

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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.

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

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

Course Information & How to Apply

Please call our Student Recruitment team on 01234 291000 to book onto this course. Alternatively you can visit our Student Recruitment team at our Cauldwell Street campus. View our opening hours.

LengthStart DateDay(s)Time(s)FeesLocationCourse Code
2 days 08/04/2019 Mon, Tue 9.00 am - 4.00 pm £50 Cauldwell Street E2335

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.  Find out more.

Autism & Asperger’s Syndrome Support
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Accessibility
We have access arrangements in place to help students with disabilities or any other particular needs. Call us on 01234 291000 for more information.

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