Level 2 Certificate in Understanding Safeguarding and Prevent


In 2019, a total of 5,738 individuals were referred to the Prevent programme, with the education sector accounting for 33% of this number. Anyone wanting to work in local authorities, schools, colleges, uniformed services or health and social care needs to be aware of safeguarding and the Prevent duty and how to include these principles in their day-to-day work practices. This level 2 online course in safeguarding will give you a greater awareness of the Safeguarding and the Prevent duty, the responsibilities and procedures involved, and how to raise concerns effectively.

This distance learning programme means you can learn at a time that suits you without the need to attend college. The course is totally flexible so you can start whenever you wish.

This course is fully funded, meaning there is no cost to you.

Course Content - What will I learn?

• Unit 1 – Understanding the Prevent Duty
• Unit 2 – Understanding Safeguarding
• Unit 3 – Understanding Online Safety

Am I right for the course?

There are no formal entry requirements however, you need to have lived in the UK for three years and be over 19.

You also need to be confident with written English in order to meet the required standards.

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16-18 years old, no tuition fees apply to Full Time courses and fees subject to confirmation. Additional costs applicable to BHS courses.

For all two year courses fees shown above are per year.

Aged 19+ and planning to take a level 3 or above a different fee may apply. You may be eligible for an Advanced Learning Loan.

All HE courses (full and part time) are subject to tuition fees.

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