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Child Sexual Exploitation Awareness

Child Sexual Exploitation Awareness

25th September 2018 from 1.30pm – 4.30pm in Esk Room 1                     Venue – Brunton Hall, Ladywell Way, Musselburgh, EH21 6AF


The training is designed for social work, health, education and residential practitioners as well as foster carers who have regular contact or carry out direct work with young people. The course will raise awareness of how young people become involved in child sexual exploitation, the impact of their experiences and how practitioners can respond to protect and support those affected.

It is important that you familiarise yourself with the East Lothian and Midlothian Interagency Guidance on Child Sexual Exploitation before attending. This can be accessed at www.emppc.org.uk

Applicants must have previously completed Level 1 Child Protection Awareness & Response training.

Learning Outcomes

Explain the key terminology and definitions in relation to CSE

Identify and describe the key vulnerability factors, risk indicators and spectrum of experiences in relation to CSE

Recognise the importance of information sharing and multi-agency partnership in responding to children and young people

If you have any questions or would like to book a place on this course then please contact your appropriate agency representative.

For further information please contact  0131 653 5150                                     emppo@eastlothian.gov.uk


Protecting Children & Young People with Disabilities (awareness raising)

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.
Learning Outcomes
 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 staffdevelopment.ecs@eastlothian.gov.uk

Outdoor Learning CLPL Programme 2018/2019

The Outdoor Learning Service provides Career-Long Professional Learning (CLPL) training courses and qualifications for East Lothian Council staff. We can offer many nationally recognised outdoor qualifications.

For school staff all of these courses and activities are aimed at extending your learning environment and delivering the Curriculum for Excellence outdoors

The full programme can be found on the East Lothian Outdoor Learning Service eduBuzz page.