Professional Development

Child

Protection

It is now advised to keep updated in your knowledge and awareness about child protection in the early childhood education sector every 12-24 months.

TrueLearning Australia offers 2 key courses:

  1. Child Protection Refresher Course

  2. CHCPRT001 - Child Protection Unit

NSW - QLD - ACT - VIC - TAS - SA - NT - WA

All of our courses are live and interactive with a trainer!

1) Child Protection Refresher Course

This refresher is a clear and informative course with information to help you stay up to date with current regulations. Easily accessible with a qualified trainer online via zoom, or attending your centre. 

Duration: Approx. 2  Hours

 

   Discuss: 

  • Child Safety

  • Mandatory Reporting and How to use the MRG

  • Legislation

  • Types of Abuse

  • Disclosures

 

The course is in-depth and interactive. Our trainer's will discuss real life case studies, use the Mandatory Reporting Guide, offer support and guidance, provide experiences you can implement daily to teach children about Child Protection and test your knowledge via an online quiz.

 

Links to the NQF:

QA2- Children’s Health and Safety (2.2.3 Child Protection requires management, educators and staff to be aware of their roles and responsi0bilties to identify and respond to every child at risk of abuse or neglect)

QA5- Relationships with Children

QA7-Governance and Leadership

with Children

Compliance with Regulation 84- Awareness of child protection law 

Please note: Statement of Attendance issued on completion. This is not a formal qualification. Information delivered in the course is from unit PRT001. 

To book online, go to the book online tab above and pick your dates. 

There are two options available, one for teams and one for individuals. 

Course enrolment

$50.00pp via zoom
$70.00pp face to face

PRICE

* Min of 5 people needed to hold course if the training is held at your centre.

* Min of 3 people needed to hold the course online via zoom. 

Face to Face for NSW and ACT only ($50 Travel cost required if the trainer is travelling 50km from the TrueLearning office)

WHAT PEOPLE SAY

It was great being able to share experiences and explain how we would respond to Child Protection

Grays Point Activity Centre, NSW Child Protection Refresher

2) Child Protection Unit - CHCPRT001

It is now advised to keep updated in your  knowledge and awareness about child protection in the Early Education sector. This course addresses how we can identify, document and report a suspected risk of harm to a child or young person. It will provide you with the opportunity to demonstrate the required knowledge and skills to address duty of care requirements as well as work within an ethical framework and apply relevant legislation and policies and procedures in responding to children and young people at risk. It is clear, informative and helps to keep you up to date with current regulations.

  • Child Safety

  • Mandatory Reporting

  • Legislation

  • Types of Abuse

  • Disclosures

 

Statement of Attainment issued on completion.

Students will need to meet the following entry requirements prior to course commencement:                                                                                                                     

  • Complete a Language, Literacy and Numeracy assessment before commencement of the course;

 

 Duration (either):
 

Approximately 7 Hours face-to-face: The majority of this unit  is completed face to face with the help and guidance of a qualified trainer. After the course you will need to complete the workplace task and supervisor report in an early childhood setting and one case study in your own time. This will be completed through a student portal so access to a laptop is required.


You have a further 3 months to finalise the unit.

A trainer and assessor from TrueLearning Australia will call your workplace to verify authenticity through verbal feedback from your supervisor. 

Online/ Distance: This unit can be completed over 6 months. All of your theory tasks will be completed online via a student portal so access to a laptop is required. You will need to complete the workplace task and supervisor report in an early childhood setting.

As this course is completed online, a trainer and assessor from TrueLearning Australia will call your workplace to verify authenticity through verbal feedback from your supervisor. You will also be required to upload the workplace child protection policy. 

Links to the NQF:

QA2- Children’s Health and Safety (2.2.3 Child Protection requires management, educators and staff to be aware of their roles and responsi0bilties to identify and respond to every child at risk of abuse or neglect)

QA5- Relationships with Children

QA7-Governance and Leadership

with Children

Compliance with Regulation 84- Awareness of child protection law 

Course enrolment

PRICE

$200.00pp  

* Min of 5 people needed for face to face. The training is held at your centre.

* No minimum number required for distance learning as they are individual enrollments.

Face to Face for NSW and ACT only

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