Course Cost:

Non Members: £195 (excluding VAT)

Members: £175.50 (excluding VAT)

Course Length: 1 Day

Venue address:
PBM Training and Consultancy (Head Office), Heath House Training and Conference Centre, Cheadle Road, Uttoxeter, Staffordshire, ST14 7BY

Course Date

01 January 2020

Course Time

09.30 to 16:00

This one day course looks at:

  • What is Child Abuse?
  • Legislation & Guidance,
  • Categories of abuse,
  • Signs & Symptoms,
  • How to respond to a concern,
  • Professionalism.

Course Objectives

By the end of the course participants will:

  • UNDERSTAND the various types of child abuse and neglect,
  • BE ABLE TO IDENTIFY the signs and what to look for,
  • KNOW what steps to take if there is a suspicion of abuse,
  • KNOW what to do if a child or adult discloses abuse,
  • UNDERSTAND the importance of keeping records.

Detailed course outline and session time table

Session 1 9:30-10:45

  • What is child abuse?

Session 2 11:00-12:15

  • Legislation & guidance.

Session 3 1:00-2:15

  • Signs of indicators of abuse and neglect.

Session 4 2:30-3:45

  • Responding to concerns.
  • Record keeping.
  • Confidentiality & professionalism.

Tutor information

Ann Marie is an experienced NSPCC accredited trainer and current frontline practitioner who specialises in providing safeguarding consultancy and accredited child protection training to child care organisations. Her background and experience are within social work management; managing teams of social workers who support schools with their vulnerable pupils, Local authority LADO, LSCB Trainer, CWDC Safer recruitment trainer and School Improvement advisor. She is passionate about ensuring schools and other organisations understand their responsibilities in relation to safeguarding and safer recruitment and provide a preventative service (offer early help) to young people and their families.

In School Training Information

In-School Training

This course is available as in-school training. If you would like to find out more about in-school training please go to the in-school training section   CLICK HERE FOR INFORMATION ABOUT IN SCHOOL TRAINING
  or call us on 01889 567 014

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