GIRFEC: Child Protection Seminar, Basic Awareness (a.m.)

For New Staff Thursday 1st September 2016

Location: Radisson Blu Hotel, 80 High Street (Royal Mile), Eidnburgh EH1 1TH (location map)
Date:   01/09/2016
Course timings:   10 a.m. - 1 p.m. followed by lunch. Coffee & registration from 9.30 a.m.
Cost:   £65

Child Protection in the context of GIRFEC  

This session will provide essential training in Child Protection, covering basic awareness: 

  • The National and Local Context of Safeguarding and Protecting Children and Young People, including duties under the Children and Young People (Scotland) Act 2014
  • Where to look for Guidance
  • Definitions & Signs of Abuse
  • The Law and Medical Consent
  • Responding to a Concern or Disclosure
  • The Role of the Named Person and Child Protection Co-ordinator
  • Recording and Procedures
  • Keeping Children and Young People safe in the Digital World
  • Minimising Risk – Good Practice when Working with Children
  • Code of Conduct 

The session will be delivered by Anne Darling and will include a mix of presentation and discussion around case studies, giving ample opportunity to consider issues and build confidence in the area of child protection.

 Please register as soon as possible and by Friday 26 August at the latest 


Please register as soon as possible and by Friday 26 August at the latest.




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