Safeguarding Children From Sexual Abuse And Exploitation (endorsed) Level 3
(BYTSYZ e-Learning assessed, externally certificated)
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7 hours 52 minutes
(this time does not in anyway suggest that you personally will complete the course in this time. Some individuals study faster then others so the study time differs from individual to individual.)
£60.00 + VAT
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e-Learning, Online (exclusively over the Internet).
Assessment criterion based multiple choice questions with instant results.
All our courses conform to universally accepted Continuous Professional Development (CPD) criteria.
At the end of this course successful learners will be awarded a certificate of achievement by Training Qualifications UK.
All workers in any agency accessed by children, young people and/or their parents and families, practitioners across all sectors, care and support workers and their managers, those working in the paid and voluntary sectors.
Child sexual abuse and exploitation are forms of child abuse, with a child being defined as anybody less than eighteen years of age. It is complex and can show itself in many different ways.
Child sexual abuse and exploitation can be inflicted by individuals from all areas of society and can be targeted at boys, girls, older and younger children. These can come from stable and well-off homes as well as from less-advantaged backgrounds, in both urban and rural communities.
The vast majority of children grow up safe from harm. The Barnardo's report, 'Puppet on a string: The urgent need to cut children free from sexual exploitation', published in January 2011, emphasised that children are being sexually exploited and that this appalling form of child abuse is more prevalent than most people imagine.
The report called for a national action plan to tackle child sexual exploitation. The recent abundance of high profile cases have highlighted the need for:
This online course, that is endorsed by Training Qualifications UK, focuses on many of these issues and provides an in-depth examination of the child protection and safeguarding issues arising from child sexual abuse and exploitation. It focuses specifically on areas such as the:
This comprehensive and detailed course is designed to greatly extend the knowledge base of those working with and caring for children who are at risk of sexual abuse or exploitation. Through a detailed exploration of the issues, we hope to help drive up the standards of care and support for these children at greatest risk.
BYTSYZ encourages the participation of line managers in the learning process.
Completing this course can contribute to Care Certificate Standard 11