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Standard 11: Safeguarding Children

Standard 11 of the Care Certificate explores a care worker’s responsibilities with regards to safeguarding children from abuse and/or neglect.

Learning Outcomes & Assessment Criteria

Learning OutcomeAssessment Criterion
11.1 Safeguard childrenIf they work in health: Meet the most up to date national minimum training standards for Safeguarding Children at Level 1 as set out in the guidance issued by the Intercollegiate Royal College of Paediatrics and Child Health.

If they work in Social Care: Explain what they must do if they suspect a child, young person (met in any circumstances) is being abused or neglected.