Safeguarding Young People (Colleges & Universities)

Safeguarding Young People (Colleges and Universities), endorsed by established youth organisations, provides the key information needed to help raise your awareness of young people who may be vulnerable because of their age, relative inexperience, past abusive experiences or current circumstances.

Course description

Safeguarding Young People is written for those who work with young people aged 16-25 in a further or higher education college setting, but the principles of the course apply to anybody who comes into contact with young people in their work or voluntary activity.

This one module course delivers one CPD hour and comprehensively covers:

  • who may be vulnerable
  • the signs and indicators of abuse
  • what to do if a young person confides abuse to you
  • the importance of acting on your concerns, suspicions or a disclosure
  • good practice.

Safeguarding Young People Colleges and Universities, what are my buying options?

Buy as a standalone course

This course costs £10.50 excl. VAT and you can buy online today.


Buy as part of a training package

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, Online Safety and The Prevent Duty into one cost-effective bundle.

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  • Fulfil your legal duty of care in the key areas the law and inspection requires
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Key features and benefits

Price £10.50 excl. VAT

Max. Duration 1 hour

Target Audience Education

  • Covers the fundamentals of safeguarding for anyone who comes into contact with vulnerable young people through their work in a college or university
  • This course is enhanced with a narration feature for accessibility purposes
  • Available online only
  • Delivers 1 CPD credit
  • 70% pass mark
  • Certificate upon completion provides evidence of learning
  • Course id: 75

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