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Intermediate Child Protection Refresher training

To participate in this training you will need to have attended Intermediate Child Protection Training within the past three years. 

This course is an intermediate refresher not a basic refresher.

If you have not noted on your application that you have completed Intermediate Child Protection Training before, your application will be rejected.

Aims: To refresh and update participant’s awareness and skills when identifying and responding to safeguarding concerns including allegations of child abuse.

Who the course is for:

Any person or group of people who are in regular contact with children and young people and with adults who are parents or carers.

The course is designed for those who have undertaken Intermediate Child Protection training in the last three years.

Cost: Free for non-profit making organisations, otherwise £100 per delegate.

Course objectives

By the end of the course participants will be able to:

  • identify common signs and indicators of child abuse
  • recognise where additional learning can be completed and how to use resources, research and training to better safeguard children
  • identify support services for families and be able to make the appropriate referrals to appropriate services
  • understand recent changes in guidance and government projects and the impact that it is having on children, young people and their families in Medway
  • recognise that children and young people are vulnerable to all types of abuses and be able to appropriately respond to concerns
  • understand what is currently impacting children and young people, refreshing awareness on FGM, CSE, radicalisation, domestic abuse
  • confidently identify and report concerns about professionals who are a risk to children 
  • work in a multi-agency setting and understand individual roles in the process of child protection

Training dates and times

  • Thursday 12th May 2020 from 9.30am to 1.00pm at Gun Wharf
  • Wednesday 11th November 2020 from 9.30am to 1.00pm at Gun Wharf

Book onto the course

To register your interest to book onto the course please complete our MSCP training application form.

More about the course

Trainer/Facilitator: MSCP Training Pool

Parking

Unfortunately, parking is not available to delegates at Gun Wharf. However, parking is available within a short walk. Lunch is not provided but delegates are welcome to use the on-site café facilities.

Cancellation policy

Places on MSCP courses are limited. If you can’t attend a course for any reason you must tell us at least 5 working days before the course date.

Tell us be emailing mscptraining@medway.gov.uk or by giving written notification. If you fail to tell the MSCP, a cancellation charge of £100 may apply.