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Level 2 Award in Safeguarding Children and Young People

skills for care

This qualification is designed to provide learners with an awareness of safeguarding children and young people. It will provide an understanding of legislation and regulations, and how to identify, respond and report safeguarding concerns.

This qualification covers awareness of safeguarding for all children and young people and can be used to increase safeguarding in a variety of workplaces.

This qualification will prepare learners for employment and/or progression by improving their knowledge of safeguarding children and young people.

Entry Requirements
  • Minimum Age: 16

There are no further entry requirements for this qualification.

Progression Opportunities
  • Level 2 Award in Safeguarding Vulnerable Adults

  • Level 2 Award in Safeguarding in the Learning Environment

  • Level 4 Award for Designated Safeguarding Lead

Additional Information
  • GLH: 16

  • TQT: 20

  • Credit Value: 2

Qual Resources.

DHSC Fact Sheet
fact sheet
Textbook (Sample)
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