Child Protection in Education (Music)

Updated for KCSIE

Child Protection in Education (Music), developed by the Musicians' Union, is for those who work with children and young people in a music setting.

Course description

Child Protection in Education (Music), is a bespoke online course developed by the Musicians' Union in partnership with EduCare. The purpose of this course is to raise your awareness of abuse, neglect and other harms, help you to recognise early signs that might indicate a problem, and guide you on how to take appropriate action.

This course is suitable for anyone who works with children and young people in a music setting.

This five module course delivers five CPD hours and covers:

  • what forms child abuse can take (including other harms such as FGM, forced marriage and sexual exploitation) and the effect it can have
  • extremism, radicalisation, and the Prevent duty
  • signs that may mean a child is suffering abuse and how to respond if a child confides in you
  • processes for reporting abuse
  • the child protection system.

The course also includes short films demonstrating good and bad practice examples on the following issues:

  • inappropriate communication with children
  • inappropriate demonstration of technique
  • dealing with a difficult group situation
  • responding to concerns about abuse.

Child Protection in Education (Music), what are my buying options?

Buy as a standalone course

This course costs £26.49 excl. VAT and you can buy online today.



Buy as part of a training package

This course can be bought as part of our comprehensive e-learning service, EduCare for Education.

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Why EduCare?

Our content experts ensure your courses are kept up-to-date. We constantly monitor changes to statutory guidance, legislation and inspection requirements, as soon as changes are confirmed, we update your course content at the earliest opportunity.

EduCare’s online learning management system is incredibly easy to use with training courses that can be accessed at any time and from any computer with internet access.

With EduCare you can:

  • Fulfil your legal duty of care in the key areas the law and inspection requires
  • Provide robust evidence of staff training
  • Access powerful management reports so you know who has completed the training
  • Allow ALL staff to complete essential duty of care training
  • Access additional resources to extend subject knowledge
  • Keep up-to-date with legislation changes
  • Download personalised certificates
  • Train anytime, anywhere - 24/7
  • Provide training certified for CPD

Key features and benefits

Price £26.49 excl. VAT

Max. Duration 5 hours

Target Audience Education

  • The Child Protection in Education (Music) course is enhanced with a narration feature for accessibility purposes
  • Developed by the Musicians’ Union in partnership with EduCare
  • Endorsed by Kidscape and Family Lives
  • Available online
  • Delivers 5 CPD credits
  • 70% pass mark
  • Certificate upon completion provides evidence of learning
  • Course id: 494

Accredited / endorsed by

CPD Certified            Family Lives