Child Neglect

11-18 years

Child Neglect is written to raise your awareness of neglect and to help you to understand the factors that may contribute to it.

Course description

This purpose of this course is to raise your awareness of neglect and help you to understand the factors that may contribute to it. The signs and indicators of neglect will be covered and this course will help you recognise and know what action you should take to report it. Finally, there is advice on how you can support a child or young person who is experiencing neglect.

This course is suitable for anyone who comes into contact with children and young people of any age in any setting. 

This three module course delivers three CPD hours and comprehensively covers:

  • what neglect is and how common it is
  • the different areas of a child or young person's life that neglect may touch and the cost of neglect to society
  • the key components of effective parenting and the factors that may contribute to child neglect
  • the work of professionals in children's social care, whose job it is to weigh up all the factors and consider interventions to protect children who may be at risk of harm
  • the signs and indicators that should alert you to the possibility a child or young person is being neglected and how to report your concerns.

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This course is included as part of EduCare for Education®, our bestselling training course package which combines a wide range of courses such as Child Protection and Online Safety into one cost-effective bundle.

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Key features and benefits

Max. Duration 3 hours

Target Audience Secondary Education

  • Written for people who have already undergone basic child protection training
  • The Child Neglect course is enhanced with a narration feature for accessibility purposes
  • Features audio clips of children's experiences
  • Available online
  • Delivers 3 CPD hours
  • 70% pass mark
  • Certificate upon completion provides evidence of learning