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Safeguarding Children for DSL Childminders (Zoom Session)

Zoom, Zoom Video Conferencing
Course Trainer
Hempsall Consultancies
Admin Contact
Jennifer Pritchard (eycpd@buckinghamshire.gov.uk)
Target Audience
Childminder / Designated Safeguarding Officer / Early Years Practitioner
target audience
Course Types
Course categories
Early Years Service
04 Safeguarding
Course description
This course will take place via Zoom Video Conferencing to support settings during the Covid-19 pandemic until such times we can safely deliver face to face training.

Instructions and a link to join the course will be provided by the trainer in advance of the Introduction session date.  All learners will attend by Zoom video call as standard.  Zoom is accessible on PCs, tablets and smartphones.

Please be aware, Zoom is not accessible via Buckinghamshire Council devices. To access this course you must ensure to have provided an email address which can be used from a non-Buckinghamshire maintained device.

Delegates will receive email communication from the trainer and must complete:-

·       Part 1 – Half hour Introduction to familiarise using Zoom, meet with trainer and other learners

·       Part 2 – Main session for video presentation, reading materials, interactive activities and an opportunity  for Q&A.

·       Part 3 – Assigned task to submit by email  to the trainer

Please ensure to logon to the main live session 10 minutes prior to the start time to enable all learners to be supported by the trainer and enable the session to start on time.
Training objectives
• Reflect on the prevalence of known child abuse and neglect
• Reflect on the role and responsibilities of the designated lead including safer working practices, supervision and policies
• Recognise risks which may increase the risk of harm
• Understand how to respond to concerns
• Understand what happens after a referral
• Know what to do if social care say no
Learning outcomes
• Be more confident in your role of designated safeguarding officer
• Have updated your knowledge and understanding of how to recognise risk, respond to concerns and how to make a referral
• Have the tools to help you ensure that staff in the setting have the necessary information and training they need
Additional Information
By signing up to this course you are providing your consent to the email address you provide at the point of booking to be shared with the training provider to enable the trainer to contact you regarding this specific course only.

Reading material will be provided by email prior the main session

Online Evaluation

Delegate feedback is very important for monitoring the quality and effectiveness of our training programme. Your responses will be used for this purpose only and will be treated as confidential.

Once your attendance is confirmed an automated email will be sent with a link to a mandatory online evaluation form. You can also access online evaluation forms for all attended courses from your CPD online user account under My Profile & Bookings, My Learning, Events and Events Attended.

After submitting an online evaluation you can download a personalised attendance certificate which will be available on your CPD online account. For any assistance email eycpd@buckinghamshire.gov.uk

Start Date
Thursday 10 September 2020
End Date
Thursday 17 September 2020
Closing Date
Thursday 3 September 2020
18:30 - 19:00
Maximum Places
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