Safeguarding Children with a Disability

£35.00 (exc VAT)

Access The Safeguarding Children with a Disability course for 12 months for a low one off cost. Once your payment is confirmed, we will set you up in the system and email your login details.

The aim of this course is to provide the learner with a good foundation on the safeguarding issues that affect children with disabilities and why they and young people are more at risk including how to identify abuse and the reporting procedure as well as best practice.

On completion of this course learners will be able to:

  • Identify the most appropriate language and terminology to use when referring to a child or young person with a disability
  • Explain the impact that a disability can have on a child, their family and their care needs
  • Understand why children with disabilities are more vulnerable to abuse and neglect
  • Describe the potential warning signs to look out for which may suggest abuse
  • Recognise what constitutes best practice for responding to concerns about child abuse – understand how to talk to the child about your concerns and why it’s so important to act if appropriate
This course will take you approximately 60 minutes to complete