Course Type / Attendance

Part Time, Short Course, Skills & Qualifications

Subject Area

Health, Social Care and Childcare

Start Date

19th September

Course Length

15 weeks







Course Level


Award to be received

Level 2

Regulatory Body


Home / Course / Level 2 Certificate in Understanding Safeguarding and PREVENT

Who is this course for?

The purpose of this qualification is to increase your knowledge and awareness of the Prevent Duty and Safeguarding, and includes online safety. By undertaking this qualification, you will develop knowledge of safeguarding in an environment where you have a duty of care, and is an ideal CPD opportunity.

This qualification is for anyone who has a responsibility for safeguarding children, young people or vulnerable adults.   It is ideal for those working with a range of roles including: Nursing, Teaching, Social Care, Uniformed Services, Youth Workers, or for those involved in running or supporting youth sports teams and community groups.    It is ideal for if you are considering a career within an education, training, healthcare or the housing sector.

What do you need to apply for the course?

Learners should be aged 19 years and over.

What are the key things you'll learn?

  • Unit 01 Understanding the Prevent Duty
  • Unit 02 Understanding Safeguarding
  • Unit 03 Understanding Online Safety

How you will learn

Learners will experience a range of teaching, learning and assessment strategies to include individual and group work activities and tasks, essays, leaflets, mini presentations, workshops, booklets, posters and professional discussions.

Where could this course take you?

This qualification may support progression towards the role of Designated Safeguarding Lead as well as qualifications that include:

  • Level 3 Supporting Teaching and Learning in schools
  • Level 3 Working with Children and Young People
  • Level 3 Supporting Individuals with Learning Disabilities
  • Level 3 Award in Education and Training
  • Level 3 Diploma in Youth Work

What costs will you incur?

Course fees £200