This qualification is regulated by TQUK and undertaken online. It provides learners with the opportunity to develop their knowledge and understanding of how to safeguard and protect children, young people and practitioners in the workplace. It also covers how to respond to evidence or concerns that a child or young person has been abused.
Duration of the qualification
There is no set time frame for completion. Most learners complete the qualification over a number of hours.
Content of the Qualification
The qualification covers are range of topics including safeguarding and child protection, legislation, forms and disclosure of abuse and reporting and preventing abuse.
Qualification Assessment Activities
The qualification is assessed through the completion of a small question and answer booklet.
Learners are expected to have a minimum standard of literacy at Level 2.