Awareness of Child Abuse and Neglect - Police

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This version contains information pertinent to a police officer’s role and is suitable for any police officer.

Safeguarding children is everyone’s responsibility. You can ensure you are trained adequately in safeguarding and child protection issues in just a few hours with this online training.

This course contains all of the information in ‘Awareness of Child Abuse and Neglect (Core) but expands on all of the included course topics in order to give police officers the extra information you need to deal with child protection during the course of your work.

On completion of this course, you will have furthered your understanding of the various types of child abuse and neglect, and what you must do if you suspect that a child is being abused or neglected. You will also be informed about procedures relevant to a police officer’s role in safeguarding children.

Lesson Plan 

Key topics covered in this course include:

  • Introduction to safeguarding children / child protection
  • Physical abuse
  • Sexual abuse
  • Emotional abuse
  • Neglect
  • What to do if you suspect abuse or neglect

The course also features a comprehensive summary


The content of this course has been independently certified as conforming to universally accepted Continuous Professional Development (CPD) guidelines.



On completion of this course you will be able to download a College certificate.

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