Safeguarding & Child Protection–Seminar–Timaru

Professional development (PD) Canterbury

Posted: 23 June 2022
Notice reference #: 1HAUqF

Make a difference to tamariki by getting the knowledge and skills you need to act. 

Don’t be a missed opportunity for a child that needs help. 

This training is your starting point on your safeguarding and child protection learning journey. It would also serve as a good refresher as it is an introduction to the essentials of safeguarding and child protection. This knowledge is essential for everyone who works with our tamariki and rangatahi.

What will I learn?

  • How prevalent child abuse and neglect is in New Zealand.
  • How to recognise vulnerable children and families and intervene early to prevent abuse and neglect.
  • How to recognise and confidently respond to signs of abuse and neglect.
  • How to handle disclosures of abuse and neglect.
  • What systems and processes assist in preventing abuse and neglect from occurring within your organisation.
  • The vital role that a Safeguarding and Child Protection Policy play in keeping children safe.
  • Understanding and navigating the challenges which may impede helping a child.
  • Relevant legislation and guidance established to protect children. 

Who is this course for?

Anyone who works directly or indirectly with children or young families in either a professional or volunteer capacity.  

Course Details: 

Course Name: Safeguarding & Child Protection

Date/Time: Monday, 25 July 2022 1pm–4.30pm

Venue: The Grosvenor, 26 Cairns Terrace, Timaru

Duration: 3.5 hours includes a short break with light refreshments.

Cost: $145 per person

Registration: ONLINE HERE - Required - space is limited.

Certificate: Sent via email after seminar. 

For more information about Safeguarding Children and other courses we offer: 

Safeguarding Children, trusted experts in child protection training and services, are proud to be an approved agency of Oranga Tamariki and Ministry of Education. 

Events summary


25 July 2022 – 25 July 2022

Further information

Contact: Ronda Kelling

 (027) 772 4469