SAFEGUARDING 

COURSE OVERVIEW

You may have heard the term “Safe Guarding is everybody’s business”, this course provides training on the fundamentals of safeguarding children, specifically looking at the role of a foster carer in this process. This is a practical course using role play providing you with a safe space to build upon your existing knowledge and equip you with the knowledge and skills of what to do when a crisis arises or when a child makes a disclosure.

COURSE OBJECTIVES

•    How to identify signs of abuse

•    How to respond to any concerns that you have about a child

•    How to record your concerns

•    The importance of reporting concerns and how to report any concerns

•    Remaining supportive to the child throughout 

•    Awareness of the impact that this process may have on you as a carer.