What is the Introduction to Adult/Child Protection – Level 2 course?

This is an online adult safeguarding and child protection training course specifically developed for the nominated child protection lead (senior designated person) and deputy who have already completed a level 1 course.
The course will provide you with essential information on:

  • What is involved in the role of a senior designated person
  • Safeguarding legislation and processes
  • Working with both statutory and non-statutory agencies
  • Identifying concerns/making referrals
  • Handling allegations and complaints

The course comprises of eight modules followed by an assessment to test understanding. It should take between 1-2 hours to complete, although it can be stopped, paused and restarted at any time. Click here for a full course breakdown.

The course is in line with the latest government legislation and guidance including Working Together to Safeguard Children 2010, “What to do if you’re worried a child is being abused” 2006 and “No Secrets”. It is fully compliant with local safeguarding board requirements.

On successful completion you can download a personalised Training Course Certificate, which is valid for 2 years.

A dental version of this course is also available and can be selected when the course is started.