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QNUK Level 2 Award in Safeguarding and Protecting Children and Young People

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The QNUK Level 2 Award in Safeguarding and Protecting Children and Young People provides those working with children and young people the knowledge on how to recognise and respond to cases of alleged or suspected abuse.

Who is the Course For?

Anyone that needs an understanding of safeguarding in a child or young person setting

Syllabus

  • Key elements of the law on safeguarding children and young people
  • How practitioners can take steps to protect themselves from allegations and complaints within their everyday practice in a work setting
  • Ways in which concerns about children and young people can be reported
  • Characteristics of different types of child abuse
  • Actions to take in response to evidence that a child or young person has been abused or is at risk of being abused
  • How to respond to a child or young person who discloses abuse
  • Who the information of abuse or suspected abuse may be shared with

Prerequisite

  • The QNUK Level 2 Award in Safeguarding and Protecting Children and Young People is for those aged over 18.
  • It is recommended that candidates have a minimum of Level 1 literacy or equivalent.
  • There are no other pre-requisites for this qualification.

Course Duration

6 guided learning hours (contact hours)
Good Skills Training normally deliver this course over 1-day, 09:30 – 16:30

Awarding Body

QNUK

Qualification Code

601/7305/1

Delivery Type

Face-to-face or Remote Learning

Maximum Learners Per Tutor

16

Assessment Method

Multiple choice exam paper.

Re-Qualification

There is no requirement to requalify this course, however, learners should undertake regular CPD and some work settings will require staff to undergo refresher training on a regular basis.

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