Understanding Safeguarding and Prevent

FULL FUNDING: Available to unemployed residents of the London / Greater London area who are aged 19 & over and in receipt of benefits such as Job Seekers Allowance or Universal Credit.

  • Duration: 115 Guided Learning Hours
  • Level: 2 Certificate
  • Awarding organisation: ncfe CACHE
  • Instruction language: English

Who is this course suitable for?

  • Those working in the public sector
  • Those working with children
  • Those working with the vulnerable
  • Those working with the elderly
  • Those who work in public enviorments such as stadiums and other public environments

The purpose of this qualification is to increase the learner’s knowledge and awareness of the Prevent Duty and safeguarding, including online safety. By completing the qualification, learners will develop knowledge of safeguarding in an environment where they have a duty of care.

This qualification aims to help you:

  • Understand the Prevent Duty
  • Understand the terms radicalisation, extremism and terrorism
  • Understand how to reduce the risk of radicalisation
  • Understand the term safeguarding
  • Understand the national and local context of safeguarding and protection from abuse
  • Know how to recognise signs of abuse or potential harm
  • Know how to respond if abuse or harm is disclosed, suspected or alleged
  • Understand the potential consequences of inappropriate or illegal online activity
  • Understand how to reduce the risks posed online
  • Know about potential signs and behavioural changes that could cause concern

What are the career/progression opportunities?

Upon Succesful completion of this qualification, learners will be awarded the NCFE CACHE Level 2 Certiciate in Understanding Safegaurding and Prevent:603/2818/6. This CACHE branded qualification is ceriticated by the Awarding Orgnaistation NCFE.