Safeguarding of Children Level 2

Shotokan Connect instructors and members can take this unique course aimed at training individuals who teach or work with children to ensure they know how to identify and report possible cases of abuse and neglect. Children are at risk in many environments and training will ensure understanding of the problem, avoiding possible situations and dealing with abuse and neglect once identified.


Shotokan Connect’s training provider are Skills for Care Endorsed for their e-learning courses, which means that our training meets the high standards expected by Skills for Care.


This course covers the basics to ensure that instructors, families or individuals are able to deal with this sensitive subject.


The content of this and all our training providers courses have been independently certified as conforming to universally accepted Continuous Professional Development (CPD) guidelines and come with a Certified CPD Statement as well as a Training Certificate and for online courses an Evidence Based Learning statement.


Coming soon…Safeguarding of Children and Adults Level 3


Please contact to register for this course at the Shotokan Connect exclusive discounted rate of £19.95 + VAT

Safeguarding of Children Course Content and Learning Outcomes L2:


Introduction to Safeguarding Children

  • CQC or Care Quality Commission
  • Child Protection Responsibilities
  • Children’s Rights


Acts and Regulations

  • Safeguarding Children
  • Legislation relating to Safeguarding Children
  • Discriminatory abuse and the Human Rights Act
  • The Human Rights Act
  • Protection from Harassment Act 1997
  • Sexual Offences Act 2003
  • The safeguarding vulnerable groups act 2006
  • Serious Organised Crime and Police Act


Child Abuse

  • What is abuse and neglect
  • Every Child Matters
  • Abuse and the Indicators of Abuse
  • Psychological Abuse
  • Disclosure
  • Physical Abuse
  • Emotional abuse
  • Sexual Abuse
  • Institutional/organisational abuse and Discriminatory Abuse
  • Neglect and the act commission
  • Other types of child abuse

Prevention and Awareness

  • Working with others
  • Key Supporting Information
  • What children want from professionals
  • Protecting Yourself against allegations


Reporting abuse

  • Reporting Child abuse




Learning outcomes:

  • To understand what is abuse and neglect
  • To be able to know the indications that there may be a problem
  • Know the signs of abuse
  • Understand the types of abuse
  • Reporting of abuse
  • The law and regulations
  • Dealing with children and adults when abuse is disclosed or identified
  • The Police and abuse
  • Avoiding problems and keeping safe
  • Risk assessing and children