21st August 2018 from 9.30am – 12.30pm in Esk Room 1
Venue – Brunton Hall, Ladywell Way, Musselburgh
This course aims to highlight the vulnerability of disabled children and support practitioners when there are concerns about neglect or harm. Disability awareness and effective communication go hand in hand with ensuring these children and young people are safe
Please note that this training is designed to raise awareness of the issues surrounding the protection of children with disabilities and will not meet your needs if you already have significant experience in this area.
Applicants must have previously completed Level 1 Child Protection Awareness & Response training.
Describe the specific vulnerabilities of disabled children
Discuss the evidence from research
Identify barriers to disclosure and detection
Apply ways to minimise vulnerability
Use skills in engaging with children and young people
Places are limited on this course, to reserve your place please contact firstname.lastname@example.org