Raising Awareness of Child Exploitation - A Contextual Safeguarding Approach

Webinar: Zoom, Webinar
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Target Audience
Adopters / Connected Carers / Foster Carers / Social Care Staff / Voluntary Sector Workers
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Event Types
Course (daytime)
Course categories
Adopters and Foster Carers / Children and Young People / Safeguarding
Adopters and Foster Carers subcategories
CS2 - Safeguarding and Child Protection
Children and Young People subcategories
Children's Social Care / Safeguarding Children
Safeguarding subcategories
Safeguarding Children
Event description

Please click here to view and download the course handouts

Test your knowledge before you attend the training! (SGC employees only) https://www.ccinform.co.uk/knowledge-hubs/supported-learning-tools/

This is a one day course that raises practitioners awareness to what child sexual exploitation is, what child criminal exploitation is and county lines. It will give practitioners an understanding of what signs to look out for, what contextual safeguarding is and how we are trying to tackle exploitation.

Requirements for training via Zoom:

  • Participants must be provided with protected time, in an environment free from all work-related duties and distractions to successfuly complete the training
  • Participants require access to a camera and microphone to be able to fully engage in the session
  • On the day of training, should the above requirements not be possible, participants should rebook for a different date when they are able to meet the requirements, failure to full engage in the session may result in non-issue of certificate and a request to repeat the training session.

Requirements for face-to-face training:

  • Participants must arrive on time and allow time for parking.
  • Participants should attend the full training day, participants should be rebook for a different date if they are unable to attend the full day.
  • Please print any handouts attached to this event and bring them along with you to the session.
Learning outcomes

To know about the ways in which children and young people can be exploited

To understand some of the legislation that is in place to support us with exploitation

To know and be able to recognise some of the warning signs and risk factors that could indicate a young person may be being exploited

To know and understand contextual safeguarding

To understand some of the barriers children and young people have in reporting their abuse

To know what to do if you are worried

To begin to understand what we are doing to tackle exploitation

Start Date
Monday 9 January 2023
End Date
Thursday 2 February 2023
Closing Date
Thursday 5 January 2023
09:30 - 13:30
Maximum Places
Number of Sessions
Certificate expiry
Pass/Fail event