LSCBLocal Safeguarding Children Board Northamptonshire

Training - CSE

Details of the training offered relating to CSE.

Face to Face Training

Visit the Face to Face Training page for more information and to book training courses.

eLearning Course: 'Child Sexual Exploitation

As part of the NSCP e-learning provision, this course is available for all staff working in Northamptonshire.

To take the course you will need to register with the Virtual College, or login if you are already registered. Once registered and logged in, simply select the course in the requested learning tab and you will be able to begin the course immediately.

Register or Login to the Virtual College training page.

For more information on other eLearning courses offered by the NSCP please visit the e-learning page.

Course description:

As well as the relevant legislation and guidance that applies to vulnerable groups and how these policies can be applied in practice, the course covers risk assessments, key vulnerability factors and the roles of various agencies such as the police and social care, so you know what your responsibilities are.

The training material also includes scenarios to help you think about what you would do in a real world situation.

Having completed the online training and assessment you will:

  • Have an awareness of the background to child sexual exploitation, including definitions, the key legislation and guidance and research findings.
  • Understand the risk assessment process, including which elements create are used to create thorough document.
  • Know the categories of risk and what vulnerability factors to look for when undertaking an assessment.
  • Have a basic knowledge of the responsibilities of the key agencies involved in helping children that are being, or at risk of being, sexually exploited.

 Training for Parents/Carers

Pace, in partnership with Virtual College, has launched an interactive online information package for parents on the signs of child sexual exploitation. This free tool is designed to equip parents with the information and knowledge to safeguard children from this abuse.

Click here to register and take this course

Last updated: 25 February 2021

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