Artswork have announced that they will be hosting their popular one-day course “Child Protection & Safeguarding: in the arts and cultural sectors” on 16 June at HOME, Manchester.
Of benefit to individuals and organisations looking to update their understanding of child protection legislation and best practice, this course provides a full update on current child protection legislation, including the Disclosure and Barring service, the Duty to Refer and Working Together.
The day will provide practical advice to help you develop sensible structures and build confidence around child protection issues, within the context of developing and delivering creative and cultural projects for children and young people. The course also includes a “safe touch” section, exploring how child protection guidelines can be maintained within more physical art forms.
The course is ideal for:anyone working in the arts and cultural sectors with children and young people. Delegates will gain:an update on current child protection legislation and best practice, as well as information on the Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS), and how to handle disclosure, ideas for developing child protection policies.
The course costs £130, this includes lunch, refreshments and a certificate of attendance for each delegate.
For further information, and to book your place, please see here