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Training for child protection trainers

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£1725 per person

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Face-to-face / Virtual
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England, Northern Ireland, Scotland, Wales
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Gain the skills to deliver, design and evaluate safeguarding and child protection training

Taught by experienced professionals, you’ll learn how to plan, design, deliver and evaluate your course.

A minimum of two years child protection practice is required. There is also an option to gain accreditation with the NSPCC Certificate of Competency in Safeguarding and Child Protection Training.

What will I learn?

In this classroom-based training course, you’ll learn how to:

  • describe the various means and methods for the identification of safeguarding and child protection training needs
  • understand the different theories that influence the adult learning process
  • describe the training cycle and the importance of following it systematically so that
  • issues relating to diversity practice are fully integrated in training
  • identify your own and others preferred styles of learning and understand how different learning styles influence the training process
  • know how to identify and develop strategies to ensure that issues relating to diversity practice are fully integrated in training
  • demonstrate awareness of the emotional component of child protection training and
  • identify strategies of managing this at various stages of the training event
  • identify and list performance objectives for a child protection training event
  • describe a range of training methods and the suitability of each to reflect training principles
  • renew knowledge relating to group processes and apply this to the design of
  • safeguarding and child protection training events
  • identify the problems and benefits of co-working
  • facilitate a training session and share skills in relation to the presentation of material and the facilitation of discussions
  • identify the various methods and levels involved in the evaluation of the effectiveness of training.

Choose how you want to learn

Our training for child protection trainers is available face-to-face or as a live virtual training session, to support a range of learning styles.

Both options are taught by experts and feature the latest legislation, guidance and best practice. So you can choose to learn on location in a dedicated learning space or from the comfort of your own home or office.

Benefits of the course

  • CPD certified.
  • Delivered by expert trainers who are at hand to answer any questions you may have.
  • Choose your training style: live virtual sessions with an expert trainer or face-to-face on location.
  • Covers in-depth information around delivering child protection training across six days.
  • Packed with a variety of practical exercises to help you learn with discussions, group work and role play.
  • Dedicated and neutral learning space so you can learn without distraction.
  • Receive a personalised certificate of completion.
  • Income generated from the sale of our training courses is reinvested back into the NSPCC to help protect children.
of our customers would recommend NSPCC training
* We received 39,176 evaluation forms from people who had taken our elearning and face-to-face/virtual live training courses between 1 April 2022 and 31 March 2023. 38,394 (98%) said they would recommend the course they had taken.

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We deliver this training course face-to-face on location and virtually via Zoom.

Choose an option from the drop down list below to complete our booking form.

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“Very hands on and practical… Lots of opportunities to discuss, ask questions and learn from each other as well as the trainers.”

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