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Level: 2

Location: Remote Learning

Years: 1

Weeks: 2

Hours: 3.00

Start: 07/10/2020

Days / Times:

Tuition (£): 98.00*

Interview: N

Course Summary

This course focuses on keeping young children and vulnerable adults safe from modern day risks. It looks at safeguarding procedures and the risks associated with knife crime and radicalisation. It also includes a review of how to communicate effectively and identify problems that could be occurring.

The course consists of two sessions and is scheduled to run online on the following start dates:

EA Wednesday: 7/10/20 - 14/10/20

EB Wednesday: 4/11/20 - 11/11/20

EC Wednesday: 6/01/21 - 13/01/21

ED Wednesday: 5/05/21 - 12/05/21

EE Wednesday: 9/06/21 - 16/06/21

The course costs £97.50 and requires a minimum cohort of six candidates in order to run.

 

Entry requirements

There are no specific entry requirements but candidates should have the literacy skills to write at a Level 2 standard.

Course Content

The course will provide learners with the knowledge and skills to:
• Understand the safeguarding of children and vulnerable adults
• Understand how to safeguard and protect children and vulnerable adults from radicalisation and extremism
• Understand effective communication approaches when working with children and vulnerable adults
• Understand the psychological and social issues faced by children and vulnerable adults

How will I be assessed?

Assessment is through coursework and worksheets.

Are there any additional costs or specialist equipment required?

There are no additional costs but to access online sessions you will need stable wifi and your own laptop.

What can I do after this course?

This qualification provides progression to sector-specific qualifications at DCG, for example the:

  • Level 2 Certificate in Fitness Instructing
  • Level 3 Award in First Aid at Work
  • Level 2 Award in Alcohol Awareness
  • Level 2 Award in Smoking Cessation
  • Level 2 Award in Mental Health Awareness
     

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* Tuition - This figure is the tuition fee to be paid - There are no concessionary fees available.

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