Sexual Abuse and Recognising Grooming
An essential course for anyone that works – or has contact – with children, young people and their families. Can you recognise child abuse? Do you know how it can start, and what to do if you suspect it? Do you know its consequences? Key information for all of us.
This course is intended for everyone who works with or has contact with children, young people and their families.
The course begins by clarifying what is sexual abuse, and going through some of the important facts and myths about it. It explains the different severities of impact on children, and tries to answer how children cope, and whether they recover. You will get also guidance on whether or not there are indicators of abuse and any common patterns of behaviour by perpetrators, and when you should be concerned.
You will automatically get a course certificate on course completion – with your name, the CPD hours, the date and learning objectives.
Once you’ve completed this course, you’ll have a knowledge of:
- Why it is important to talk about and address child sexual abuse
- What sexual abuse is and how it can start
- The signs and symptoms of sexual abuse
- What to consider where sexual abuse is suspected