Level 2 safeguarding for early years, child care practitioners in non-school based settings booking form - Autumn Term Sept - Dec 19

Closes 20 Dec 2020

Opened 13 Jun 2019


Who this course is for

Early years and childcare practitioners in non-school based settings.

Course description, key stages and target audience

This course is not relevant for practitioners working in school-based settings.

The Essex Safeguarding Children’s Board’s recommended safeguarding course at level 2 is aimed at members of the workforce who work predominantly with children, young people and / or their parents / carers and who could potentially contribute to assessing, planning, intervening and reviewing the needs of a child and parenting capacity where there are safeguarding concerns.

Before taking this level 2 course, you must do the free online Safeguarding Level 1 course. You only need to do the level 1 online course if you have never done any safeguarding training at all.

Course duration

Seven hours including breaks.

Course outcomes

At the end of this course you will:

  • have a sound understanding of different types of abuse
  • be able to describe own safeguarding responsibilities and be aware of the roles and responsibilities of other agencies
  • be able to identify the appropriate child protection processes and procedures when making a referral
  • understand the importance of effective and appropriate information sharing
  • be able to implement the safeguarding and welfare requirements of the Early Years Foundation Stage.

Course costs

£67 per delegate for Essex Ofsted registered providers and Essex Family Hubs.

£134 per delegate for Essex local authority and academy / other (school practitioners working within the early years foundation stage in reception classes in maintained, private, independent and academy schools).

We will send you an invoice shortly after your place has been confirmed. Fees are non-refundable.

Why We Are Consulting

To book your place at this training, please complete this booking form.

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