Advanced Safeguarding Children Refresher Training (formerly referred to as Level 2 Safeguarding) - High Speed Training Online CPD Course

14 Sep 2014 7:00 AM | Anonymous member (Administrator)

Advanced Safeguarding Children Refresher Training (formerly referred to as Level 2 Safeguarding) 


This online Advanced Safeguarding Children Refresher course has been designed as a revision for anyone with safeguarding responsibilities in their workplace and who is required to refresh their training. Ensuring you have an up-to-date knowledge of child protection, including key definitions, indicators of abuse and understanding how to make and follow up a referral is essential to both your personal and professional role.

  • High Quality Training Experience
  • Designed by Experts in Safeguarding Children
  • CPD Accredited Course
  • Fully Online Course, Instant Access
  • High Quality Certificate posted the next working day

Who Should take this course

This refresher course in advanced child protection is most suited to managers and supervisors who manage other staff that work with children or families. It is recommended that those with designated responsibility for safeguarding should refresh their knowledge every 2 years.

If you are a manager or supervisor with designated safeguarding responsibilities, make sure that you have first completed our Advanced Safeguarding Children course before completing this refresher


On successful completion of the course you will be sent a quality assured certificate through the post the next working day. This can be used to provide evidence for compliance and audit


The course is divided into six accessible, interactive modules and includes an assessment at the end:

  • Introduction – why this course is important, the Victoria Climbie and Peter Connolly cases and review findings.
  • Key Facts, Concepts and Structures – high frequency issues, definition of safeguarding children and significant harm, the safeguarding structure, law and policy, your role and social services’ role.
  • Recognising Child Abuse and Neglect – definitions of physical abuse, neglect, sexual abuse and emotional abuse, more vulnerable children and case examples.
  • Responding to Safeguarding Concerns – knowing what to do, sharing information, talking to the child or parents, if a child tells you something, making referrals, the Nigel Leat case and what to do if you have concerns about other professionals.
  • What Happens When a Referral is Made – challenging the decision, initial assessments, S47 enquiries, the initial child protection conference, the core group, the review process and discontinuing the plan.
  • The Future of Child Protection – case example of a referral, the future of child protection, the Munro report.


The online assessment is taken on completion of the training material. You will be asked 15 multiple choice questions with a pass mark of 80%. The answers are marked automatically so you will instantly know whether you have passed. If you don't pass don't worry! You can take the test as many times as you need with no extra charge.


It takes approximately 3 hours to complete the course in full. This can be spread out over multiple sessions or completed in a single session. There is no time limit for completion.


£39 + VAT


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