Our Child Neglect training course is designed to help those in an education setting broaden and understand child neglect laws and what to do if they suspect a child is at risk. This online CPD accredited course is suitable for anyone who works with or has contact with children and young people.
Learning how to safeguard children is essential for everyone, especially for those working with children on a regular basis. This CPD accredited Child Neglect training course teaches your staff what neglect is, how to recognise the effects of neglect, understand the work of professionals in children's social care and, most importantly, how to spot and report any of their concerns.
This online Child Neglect course also goes into detail about the effects on physical and mental health emotions, along with the cost and effects of neglect to society as a whole.
Child neglect is the most common form of child abuse, so it's important your staff have the correct knowledge and confidence on how to respond to child neglect appropriately. It is also important that any person working with children knows the up-to-date child neglect UK laws. Under the Child Neglect Act (Children and Young Persons Act 1933) anyone who neglects a child is guilty of an offence.
The aim of this Child Neglect training is to greater increase your knowledge of child neglect, learn to spot the signs, and the best way to report any suspected neglect.
The key points covered in this course are:
On completion of this online CPD accredited Child Neglect training course, learners should know and understand the following:
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There are 4 types of neglect including:
Child Neglect training is important because neglect is the most common form of child abuse and anyone working with or around children and young people should be able to spot the signs and know how to appropriately report their concerns. Our Child Neglect training gives learners the essential skills and knowledge on child neglect.
Anyone working with, or around, children or young people should take this online Child Neglect training course including:
- teachers, teaching assistants, teaching volunteers
- children's social care staff and social workers
- health workers, school nurses, paediatricians
- early year professionals
- sport coaches, child activity leaders
When a child or young person is abused, he or she may feel guilty, ashamed, or confused. He or she may be afraid to inform anybody about the abuse, especially if the abuser is a parent, other family members, or a close friend. As a result, it's crucial to keep an eye out for red flags such as:- Withdrawal from friends or from routine activities
Neglect can affect a child’s development in several ways such as:- Anomalies in the development of the brain's structure and function
Our online Child Neglect courses are available 24/7, anytime, anywhere, on any device. Train at your own pace in your own time with this e-learning course.
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