Child Protection Course - CORAT Africa | Educartis

Nairobi
5 days
Course
Company Training

Benefits

Course Overview

The child protection course is designed for Project Managers, Social Workers, Teachers, Health and Safety Officers, Church Leaders and other people working with children.  Students will be taught: Impact of Abuse/Trauma on Children, Risk and Protective Factors, Child Exploitation and Other Harmful Practices among other topics. 

Objectives: 

  • Define safeguarding and child protection
  • Define child abuse and describe the categories of child abuse and neglect
  • Recognize the signs and indicators of possible abuse
  • Identify social and cultural practices that harm children
  • Explain how to respond to any concerns about a child
  • Accurately record concerns in writing
  • Understand the importance of reporting concerns to another professional
  • Describe roles and responsibilities of inter-agencies in safeguarding and promoting
  • protecting children
  • Identify the relevant legislation and guidance that safeguards children
  • Follow the safeguarding procedures, including sharing information across professional
  • boundaries, and within and between agencies
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How This Course Will Benefit Your Career

Course Objectives
By the end of this course, the participants will:
  • Define safeguarding and child protection
  • Define child abuse and describe the categories of child abuse and neglect
  • Recognize the signs and indicators of possible abuse
  • Identify social and cultural practices that harm children
  • Explain how to respond to any concerns about a child
  • Accurately record concerns in writing
  • Understand the importance of reporting concerns to another professional
  • Describe roles and responsibilities of inter-agencies in safeguarding and promoting
  • protecting children
  • Identify the relevant legislation and guidance that safeguards children
  • Follow the safeguarding procedures, including sharing information across professional
  • boundaries, and within and between agencies
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Certification obtained

Daystar University Certificate 

What jobs will I qualify for?

This programme will provide students a stepping stone towards exciting careers including: 
  • Teacher
  • Health and Safety Officer
  • Social Worker

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Admission Criteria

The course targets Social workers, Teachers, Church Leaders, Health and Safety Officers and other people working with children.  

How do I apply?

To apply for a course, you must fill out an online application form and provide the following: 

  • National ID Number 
  • Education Background (Highest Level of Formal Education) 
  • Your Expectations for Attending the Course 

Payment options

The total fee for this course is USD: 490

How to Pay
You can pay directly  to the bank or through MPESA pay bill number which will be provided after admission.

Additional Information
Scholarship Grants are offered through CORAT Africa 

Detailed course information

Course Content

The course is divided into several interactive modules that include:

⦁ Introduction to Safeguarding and Child Protection
⦁ Basic Concepts of Childhood
⦁ Child Focused Practices
⦁ Child Abuse (Physical Abuse, Sexual Abuse, Emotional Abuse and Neglect)
⦁ Impact of Abuse/Trauma on Children
⦁ Risk and Protective Factors
⦁ Child Exploitation and Other Harmful Practices
⦁ Responding to Concerns
⦁ Recording and Sharing Information
⦁ Reporting and Referral Procedures
⦁ Working With Statutory Agencies/Multi-Agency Approach
⦁ Framework on Safeguarding and Child Protection
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Where and When

26/08/2019

CORAT AFRICA TRAINING INSTITUTE


BOGANI EAST RD, Nairobi, Kenya

31/10/2019

CORAT AFRICA TRAINING INSTITUTE


BOGANI EAST RD, Nairobi, Kenya

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