The course will enable participants to work directly with children and young people who are experiencing or are at risk of criminal and/or sexual exploitation.
We will also look at how the community, professionals and children and young people themselves often respond differently to boys when it comes to child sexual exploitation and what we can do about this.
Important note: It is essential that you have undertaken the Safeguarding Children (or an equivalent Safeguarding/ Child Protection Awareness course within your own organisation, and Child Sexual Exploitation e-learning courses prior to coming on this course, see additional information under full details), or you may be turned away.
By the end of the course you will:
A maximum of three representatives from each team may have a confirmed place and further bookings will be put on a wait list.
Preparation and Follow Up
Before attending any LSCB training course, participants must attend a Basic Signs and Indicators Child protection course provided/commissioned by their own organisation or have accessed the Safeguarding Children online e-learning training course.
Participants must have also completed the eLearning course: Child Sexual Abuse- Introduction to Child Sexual Exploitation.
To complete these courses go to the e-learning section on the East Sussex Learning Portal, enter the Children’s Workforce channel and click Safeguarding. The tutor will hold the right to turn away delegates who have not completed the required training.
Refreshments are provided however lunch is not.