Understanding Safeguarding


FREE Training

£50 Accreditation



Youth Cymru Training Room


1 Day

10am – 4pm


Level 2

Agored Cymru

This course will enable you to...

  • Know own role in relation to safeguarding adults, children and young people from harm, abuse and neglect.
  • Understand how individuals are protected from harm, abuse and neglect.
  • Know how to recognise different types of harm, abuse and neglect.

The training will cover...

  • Outline a piece of legislation that applies to safeguarding.
  • Outline a policy that applies to safeguarding.
  • Describe own responsibilities in relation to safeguarding.
  • Explain why it is important to report immediately any concerns about possible harm, abuse or neglect.
  • Outline actions that must be taken where there are on-going concerns about harm, abuse or neglect.
  • Explain the boundaries of confidentiality in relation to safeguarding.
  • Describe how legislative frameworks underpin the rights of individuals to be protected from harm, abuse and neglect.
  • Describe ways of working that protect individuals from harm, abuse and neglect.
  • Identify the categories of harm and abuse.
  • Identify the signs and symptoms associated with harm, abuse and neglect.

Cost, assessment and accreditation

The cost of this course is FREE per participant

Optional Accreditation is £50 per person

The accreditation will require a written/typed assignment that will be sent electronically after each session. Distance tutor support is provided to allow for successful completion.

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Accreditation details

Awarding Body: Agored Cymru

Title: Understanding Safeguarding

Level: 2

Credit: 1