Safeguarding d/Deaf and disabled children training

About this course

An introductory training course for anyone who works with d/Deaf and disabled children and young people in England

Taught by a specialist trainer, this one-day introductory course will improve your awareness, knowledge and understanding of the additional barriers, assumptions and attitudes that may impact the safety of d/Deaf and disabled children and young people.

By the end of this course you will have developed the skills and understanding needed to promote a safer culture within your own organisation in relation to safeguarding d/Deaf and disabled children and young people.


£225 per person
1-day face-to-face training course

For more information, contact us on 0116 234 7246 or email learning@nspcc.org.uk.


Course content

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

  • identify the different categories of abuse, recognise signs and indicators of abuse and how these can be different for d/Deaf and disabled children
  • acknowledge the complexities of safeguarding d/Deaf and disabled children and young people
  • understand attitudes and assumptions in respect of d/Deaf and disabled children and how these can help or hinder the response to safeguarding concerns
  • gain knowledge of the legislation and guidance which provides the framework for safeguarding and best practice
  • take the correct safeguarding actions using objective professional judgement
  • recognise and respond more effectively to the protection of d/Deaf and disabled children and young people through your roles and responsibilities within your own organisation.

Benefits of the course

  • CPD certified.
  • No previous safeguarding training needed.
  • Structured one-day course.
  • Content up-to-date and in line with the key legislation and guidance in England.
  • An expert trainer providing direct support and guidance as you learn.
  • Shared learning, ideas and experiences with participants from a wide range of sectors and organisations.
  • Dedicated and neutral learning space so you can learn without distractions.
  • A personalised certificate of achievement upon completion of the course.

Once you’ve taken the course, it doesn’t stop there. We have a range of further information, training and downloadable resources to help you protect the children you work with.

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£225 per person
1-day face-to-face training course

For more information, contact us on 0116 234 7246 or email learning@nspcc.org.uk.


Who is this course for?

Who is this course for?

This is an introductory course for anyone who is currently working, or may work in the future, with d/Deaf or disabled children and young people. It is suitable for people who are new to safeguarding and those who have completed some basic training before.

We welcome a range of people on this course including:

  • early years practitioners
  • nursery workers
  • people providing after school club facilities or support services
  • professionals from commercial, community, charitable and religious-based organisations
  • people working in children’s leisure or holiday camps
  • people in further education settings who may be providing support or courses to this group of children and young people
  • professionals providing equipment or support services to d/Deaf and disabled children and young people.

£225 per person
1-day face-to-face training course

For more information, contact us on 0116 234 7246 or email learning@nspcc.org.uk.

Why NSPCC training?

Why take your training with the NSPCC?

At the NSPCC, we work to keep children and young people safe from abuse and neglect every day.

As the UK's experts on safeguarding and child protection, we understand the issues organisations and people working with children can face. That’s why professionals trust us to provide the support, training and resources they need to help protect the children and young people they work with.

Our highly-rated training courses are developed by experts. We work with a number of organisations, experienced consultants and subject matter experts in a range of sectors to develop courses that are clear, easy-to-use, up-to-date and in line with the latest statutory guidance, and tailored to your needs.

And as a charity, income generated from the sale of our online courses is reinvested back into the NSPCC to help protect children.

£225 per person
1-day face-to-face training course

For more information, contact us on 0116 234 7246 or email learning@nspcc.org.uk.

Dates and locations

Dates and locations

Forthcoming dates and locations for Safeguarding d/Deaf and disabled children.

Leicester - 18 June 2020 
NSPCC National Training Centre, 3 Gilmour Close, Leicester, LE4 1EZ
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For more information, contact us on 0116 234 7246 or email learning@nspcc.org.uk.

For training in Wales, see our Introduction to safeguarding and child protection in Wales course on our Child protection and safeguarding training in Wales page.

£225 per person
1-day face-to-face training course

For more information, contact us on 0116 234 7246 or email learning@nspcc.org.uk.

 

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