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    of adult learners agree teaching on their course is good

    (On-programme survey 2018, students aged 19plus)

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Start Date:Duration:Level:Study mode:Course location:Course Type:
19/09/20201 Year2Part-Time - DayWashington CampusSkills & Qualifications

What’s it all about?

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

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.

Learners should be aged 19 years and over.

Study levelCost
19+please enquire

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.

English and Maths are important life skills that will help you to achieve your best in your studies and progress to your dream career. If you have not already achieved grade 9-4 in GCSE Maths and/ or English at school, we will support you to improve your skills.

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

Your Curriculum Team

Lindsey Cassap

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What’s next?

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

98%of our students progress to a positive destination

(*Destination data for Sunderland College students aged 16-18, academic year 2017/18).

Why choose Sunderland College?

Our achievement rates are well above the national average.

We are the College of the Year.

(*Top college nationally for BTECs, Pearson 2019)

100% of our HND and HNC students progressed to employment or further study. 

(*Destination data, academic year 2016/17, HNC 19+)

We have recently invested £50 million in our facilities.