Children and the Law

A highly practical 1-day course which examines the key legal issues that arise when providing care for children including accountability, proper record keeping, getting a valid consent, Children First: National Guidance for the Protection and Welfare of Children and Children First Act 2015

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Do you work with children? Are you fully aware of all of your legal obligations when working with children?

A highly practical 1-day course which examines the key legal issues that arise when providing care for children including accountability, proper record keeping, getting a valid consent, Children First: National Guidance for the Protection and Welfare of Children and Children First Act 2015. It also looks at how a professional should prepare to give evidence if required to do so in a professional capacity.

Key Learning Points:

  • Accountability
  • Best Practice in Recording and Report Writing
  • Consent and the Child - National Consent Policy
  • Children First: National Guidance for the Protection and Welfare of Children, 2017
  • Children First Act 2015
  • National Vetting Bureau (Children and Vulnerable Persons) Act 2012
  • Witness Preparation and giving evidence in Courts, Inquests, Professional Conduct Hearings

Who should attend this course:

All Medical, Health & Social Care Professionals working with children.

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