Safeguarding Young People

Whether you are an employer, learner or colleague, it's vital to be able to identify harm, abuse and exploitation, and more importantly to act upon it appropriately. This is where safeguarding comes in; safeguarding is about protecting the vulnerable and putting actions in place to ensure their safety.


Course Overview

This 45-minute elearning course helps learners define the concept of safeguarding and the different types of abuse they may witness. The EssentialsPlus safeguarding course also teaches learners about the legislations and policies that protect the vulnerable, should they need to do so.


Learning Outcomes

By the end of the course learners should be able to:

  • Define the concept of safeguarding young people from harm, abuse and exploitation
  • Identify ways of safeguarding the vulnerable from harm, abuse and exploitation
  • Identify the legislation, polices and support in place to safeguard children, young people and adults from abuse
  • State how to respond to allegations of harm, abuse and exploitation.


Accredited Off-the-Shelf Elearning

Adding value for your learners, this course is certified for Continuous Professional Development (CPD) and has been commended by City & Guilds. 

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