Safeguarding Children

Our Safeguarding Children Course provides important information on what safeguarding children means, current legislation, recognising signs of abuse, safeguarding roles, procedures and documentation. Safeguarding children is important for everyone and by taking this training course you are taking steps to creating a safer environment.

Individual Course
£20.00 + VAT

The Training

On completing the course, learners will:

  • Understand what safeguarding is (including e-safety) and why learning about safeguarding children is so important
  • Know about the current legislation, guidelines and policies
  • Know your responsibilities, both in and out of the workplace
  • Know about the roles of different agencies involved in safeguarding children
  • Be able to identify indicators and warning signs of abuse (including cyber bullying)
  • Know how to respond should a child disclose information concerning abuse to you
  • Understand the principles of confidentiallity
  • Be aware of the importance of reporting any concerns (including those about colleagues) to another professional
  • Be aware of the need to record any concerns accurately in writing

Final Test

Once you have completed the online training, you will be able to take the final test.

  • There are 25 questions.
  • The pass rate is 80%.
  • You can take the test as many times as you need.

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It takes approximately two hours to complete the entire course. You can claim two CPD hours towards your professional development.

This course is certificated on its completion. The length of time you take is entirely dependent on how quickly you can study and absorb the information. Remember, it’s important to learn the content and not to rush through the course. Please do take notes during these courses.


This course is accredited by the CPD Certification Service as conforming to the universally accepted Continuous Professional Development Guidelines. On successful completion, you will be sent a certificate through the post or you can instantly download certificates from the system.