Introduction to Supporting Vulnerable Groups (Children)

Key Information

Subject Area

Subject Area
Health, Care and Early Years

Mode of Study
Mode of Study
Part Time Day
Location

Location
Crosskeys Campus

Fees

Fees
£35

Start Date

Start Date
18 January 2022

Day(s)

Day(s)
Tuesday

Start Time

Start Time
16:00

End Time

End Time
19:00

Duration

Duration
1 day

In a nutshell

Recognising the signs that a child may be struggling or is vulnerable at an early stage can have a profound effect on a child’s development.

This is an introductory course which will help learners to understand what vulnerability is, how to identify vulnerable groups and to consider the challenges that specific vulnerable groups face.

This course is for...

...you work as childcare professional and want to gain additional knowledge.

...you are studying childcare and want to gain experience to compliment your learning or further prepare you to enter employment.

Course content

Learners will consider what vulnerability is and how vulnerability is classified. Learners will then look at vulnerable groups such as children living with domestic violence, young refugees, asylum seekers and migrants and looked after children.

Learners will also look at vulnerabilities that arise from growing up in a digital age and childhood in the 21st Century.

Entry Requirements

There are no formal qualifications required for this course. You’ll be expected to commit to 3 hours and to fully engage in all components of the course. No formal assessment is required, however we expect candidates to undertake all activities with enthusiasm and display respect for others.

Additional information

Learners can progress to other part time options offered within the school which will complement this course and continuous professional development. An example course is the Highfield Level 2 Award in Induction to Mental Health Awareness.

CCCE3471AA
Crosskeys Campus
(Part Time Day)
Start Date: 18 January 2022

Have any questions or are not sure if this is the right course for you?

Contact our Student Recruitment team

All courses may be subject to change and cancelled if deemed not viable to run.

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