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Children and Young People – Safeguarding Training for Counsellors

Safeguarding Training for Counsellors in Essex, Kent and London is designed for qualified or trainee counsellors who work or volunteer with children and young people.

Those attending will have a suitable safeguarding certificate issued by Best for Training.

All our safeguarding training is  delivered by approved safeguarding trainers. All our safeguarding training includes the PREVENT duty as standard.

Our training is interactive and includes discussion, case studies and time to reflect on the latest issues in child protection today. The content of the course covers the Ofsted requirements for school staff training and is valid for three years.

Unlike online courses this training is face to face with an allowing you the opportunity to ask questions and benefit from the experiences of an experienced and well qualified trainer.

Training covers:

  • Raising awareness
  • Relevant legislation
  • Indicators of abuse
  • What to do when you are concerned
  • PREVENT- what this is and your responsibilities

The training event is 3.5 hours.

The price includes:

  • Highly qualified safeguarding expert trainer
  • Continuous Professional Development attendance certificate which remains valid for 3 years
  • Safeguarding Resource Booklet

Judy Taylor

Judy has been working in education for many years and is passionate about education being accessible for all. Judy was graded as an “Outstanding” teacher by Ofsted, in 2014. She has led employer engagement and apprenticeship provision successfully promoting both employers needs and young people’s right to have a positive experience as an apprentice.

Judy holds a BA (Hons) in Childhood and Youth Studies and is a qualified teacher. She has been a Designated Safeguarding Officer for many years. Judy has been part of the Local Safeguarding Board Training group, helping to raise the standard of safeguarding training. Judy has been responsible for leading safeguarding training for staff working with children, young people and vulnerable adults.

Judy was a consultant for City & Guilds creating written materials for their TECBAC in Health Care, and enjoys creating new resources which engage, interest and educate learners.  Judy has vast experience in programme design and delivery, she a highly experienced quality assurer with an incredible eye for detail; raising standards and supporting assessors and teachers to ensure learners achieve.

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  1. 5 out of 5


    Very good teaching on this course – it provided me with up to date and relevant CPD

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Start On 6th October 2018
Duration 3.5 Hours
Level Level 2
Valid for 3 years
Times 9.30am - 1.00pm
Location Various locations in Essex, Kent and London
Spaces Available 7
Price £55

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