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Safeguarding Young People from Harm, Abuse and Exploitation

Course Code: HAE

Level: 2
Subject area: Childcare, Health & Social Care
Awarding body: City & Guilds
Qualification: Award
Course type: Part-time
Time of Day: Daytime
Duration: Two weeks
When you'll study: Fridays, 9.00am - 4.30pm

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About the course

This qualification is for you if you wish to develop your understanding of safeguarding young people from harm, abuse and exploitation. The course will support you to develop the knowledge and understanding of the ways in which young people may be vulnerable to harm, abuse or exploitation in the workplace and/or a learning environment.

This qualification will help you to understand the personal responsibilities required to keep young people safe, the role and responsibilities of different agencies, the legal context of safeguarding and the national guidelines for recognising and reporting situations where young people may be at risk of harm, abuse and exploitation. This qualification will also support wider government initiatives and inspection frameworks.

What you'll learn

This course will help you to understand the personal responsibilities required to keep young people safe, and the role and responsibility of different agencies. The unit also provides you with an understanding of the legal context of safeguarding and examines the national guidelines for recognising and reporting situations where young people may be at risk of harm, abuse and exploitation.

The learning outcomes are:

  • understand the concept of safeguarding young people from harm, abuse and exploitation
  • understand ways of safeguarding young people from harm, abuse and exploitation
  • know the legislation, policies and support in place to safeguard young people from abuse, harm and exploitation
  • know how to respond to allegations of harm, abuse and exploitation
Entry requirements

There are no specific entry requirements to study this course.

Assessments/Exams

You will be assessed by a portfolio of evidence.

What's next?

On successful completion of this course, you may wish to study another health and social care course at the College.

Important information

“Fees quoted apply to courses starting in the academic year 2016/17 (August 2016 – July 2017). There may be a slight increase in fees for courses starting 2018/19.

If you are aged 16-18, due to Government funding, tuition fees may not be applicable for your course. (Please note: this does not apply to foundation degrees or access to higher education courses, and other courses not eligible for public funding.)”

Part-time

Course Code: HAE

Course Fees

A Full Course Fee: £35

B Reduced Course Fee (for eligible students): £0

C Ancillary course costs (ie books and equipment): Not applicable to this course

D Advanced Learner Loan Fee: Not applicable to this course

How old are you? How much will you pay?
16 - 18 A  or   B
19 - 23 A  or   B(Note: If you do not have a level 2 qualification, this course may be free).
24+ A  or   B

Please note fees are quoted for one year only.

Course Code: HAE

Course Fees

A Full Course Fee: £35

B Reduced Course Fee (for eligible students): £0

C Ancillary course costs (ie books and equipment): Not applicable to this course

D Advanced Learner Loan Fee: Not applicable to this course

How old are you? How much will you pay?
16 - 18 A  or   B
19 - 23 A  or   B(Note: If you do not have a level 2 qualification, this course may be free).
24+ A  or   B

Please note fees are quoted for one year only.

Course Code: HAE

Course Fees

A Full Course Fee: £35

B Reduced Course Fee (for eligible students): £0

C Ancillary course costs (ie books and equipment): Not applicable to this course

D Advanced Learner Loan Fee: Not applicable to this course

How old are you? How much will you pay?
16 - 18 A  or   B
19 - 23 A  or   B(Note: If you do not have a level 2 qualification, this course may be free).
24+ A  or   B

Please note fees are quoted for one year only.