With this Level 2 Safeguarding Children and Safer Recruitment package explore why safeguarding is important and how to keep vulnerable children and young people safe by knowing how to spot signs of abuse or neglect and what to do if this is suspected.
This Level 2 Safeguarding Children and Safer Recruitment package looks to provide learners with the relevant information including legislation, policies and procedures surrounding protecting vulnerable children when working or hiring.
This training package has been updated to be compliant with new Keeping Children Safe in Education 2022 legislation and how this applies in the workplace or when working with children and young people.
Our Level 2 safeguarding children training gives you a deeper understanding of safeguarding issues and how to effectively report them when abuse is suspected.
To help you apply your knowledge in everyday life, we have used real-world scenarios. These scenarios and the supporting case studies will enable you to see how your training can apply to you in your role. A key aim of this training is to provide you with strong context to the training so they can easily relate to the situations presented to you within the training.
There are various topics included in this course such as:
Upon completion learners will be able to:
Safeguarding Children Level 2 is underpinned by the principles of:
It’s incredibly important that when hiring anyone to work with children the correct recruitment policy is followed. By following safer recruitment best practises and considerations, those in charge of recruitment can ensure the safety of adults and children from harm, abuse and neglect.
This course is a set of safe principles covering the essentials areas of safer recruitment including:
The content of this course has been independently certified as conforming to universally accepted Continuous Professional Development (CPD) guidelines.
On completion of this course, you will be able to print a Virtual College certificate.
2-4 study hours to complete. The length of time taken depends entirely on how quickly learners can study and absorb the material.
This training is designed for anyone who frequently works with children and needs a more in-depth knowledge of safeguarding legislation and procedure
There are no specific entry requirements for this course.
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This online course consists of a series of pages in which an instructor will talk learners through the lesson material. Pages may include supporting pictures, graphs, animation or extra sounds to help with the learning where appropriate. Some lessons will include challenges/quizzes to help learners stay engaged and interested in the material. Lessons can be taken in any order and each lesson may be paused and resumed at any stage.
The course is self-paced so learners decide how fast or slow the training goes. There is no deadline for completion but some of our courses have a test at the end to check that learners have understood the material. If the course has a test at the end then learners are required to achieve a 75% pass mark to successfully complete the course. Once learners have passed the test they are awarded a certificate, which can either be downloaded digitally or sent as a physical copy if this option was chosen when purchasing the course.
Upon completion of any of our courses, learners will be able to download a digital certificate from Virtual College and will include the accrediting bodies logo where applicable.
If you have bought the posted certificate option (available on select courses), a high quality, seal embossed, certificate will be sent out at the beginning of the following working week.