Courses

Children First

Cost: £6.00

Welcome to our Children First online training module online. Upon completion, you will receive a certificate of completion. The course duration is approximately 1 hour and will earn you 1 CPD point. You have 6 months from the date of purchase to finish this training.

This module covers various topics related to Children First online training module including:

1. Introduction to Children First
• Overview of Children First guidelines and legislation in Ireland and Wales
• Understanding the importance of child protection in healthcare settings
• Roles and responsibilities of healthcare workers in safeguarding children

2. Recognizing Child Abuse
• Different forms of child abuse (physical, emotional, sexual, neglect)
• Signs and indicators of child abuse
• Understanding the impact of child abuse on children's health and well-being

3. Reporting Child Protection Concerns
• Procedures for reporting child protection concerns in Ireland and Wales
• Legal obligations and confidentiality considerations
• Collaboration with relevant agencies and professionals in the reporting process

4. Responding to Disclosures
• Effective communication skills when a child discloses abuse
• Maintaining a child-centered approach during disclosure
• Supporting and reassuring the child during the disclosure process

5. Risk Assessment and Safety Planning
• Conducting risk assessments for children at risk of harm
• Developing safety plans to protect children in healthcare settings
• Collaborating with other professionals to ensure the safety of the child

6. Working with Families and Parents
• Engaging with families and parents in a sensitive and supportive manner
• Balancing the rights of the child and the rights of the parents
• Providing information and resources to support families in safeguarding their children

7. Safeguarding Online and Digital Safety
• Understanding online risks and dangers for children
• Promoting safe internet use and digital citizenship
• Recognizing signs of online abuse and exploitation

8. Case Studies and Practical Application
• Analyzing real-life case studies related to child protection in healthcare settings.
• Applying the knowledge and skills learned throughout the course to develop appropriate responses.
• Reflecting on personal practice and identifying areas for improvement.

The learning outcomes are.

1. Understand the importance of child protection in healthcare settings and the role of healthcare workers in safeguarding children.
2. Recognize the different forms of child abuse and the signs and indicators associated with each form.
3. Comply with the reporting procedures for child protection concerns in Ireland and Wales, while maintaining confidentiality and adhering to legal obligations.
4. Demonstrate effective communication skills when responding to disclosures of child abuse, ensuring a child-centered approach and providing appropriate support.
5. Conduct risk assessments for children at risk of harm and develop safety plans to protect them in healthcare settings.
6. Engage with families and parents in a sensitive and supportive manner, balancing the rights of the child and the rights of the parents.
7. Understand online risks and dangers for children, promote safe internet use, and recognize signs of online abuse and exploitation.

We hope you find this module informative and beneficial for your professional development in Children First online training module.

If you need more information about this course, please contact Train Healthcare directly at 0208 3266 704 or email contact@trainhealthcare.com.
Please note that refunds are not available for online training purchases.

Nursing and Midwife Council's (CPD Points).

Requirements:
It is necessary to complete 35 hours (35 Nursing CPD Points) of relevant CPD within the three-year period since your last registration renewal or since joining the register.
Of these 35 hours (35 Nursing CPD Points), a minimum of 20 hours (20 Nursing CPD Points), should be dedicated to participatory learning, which involves engaging in activities that facilitate interaction with other professionals.