Wednesday 28 August 2024
10:00 AM - 01:00 PM
10+ spaces left

OSCAR Safeguarding-and-Child-Protection - Christchurch

Wednesday 28th August 10am - 1.00pm

Rārākau, Riccarton Centre, 199 Clarence Street, Riccarton, Christchurch.

This workshop will enable OSCAR staff to develop the safeguarding and child protection knowledge and skills needed to identify and respond to child well-being and safety concerns, including allegations against staff.

OSCN has partnered with Holistic Safeguarding to develop this course specifically for the OSCAR sector. It is facilitated by trainers who all have roles in OSCAR service provision. Well-informed and based in best practice - this is accessible and practical training presented by OSCAR people for OSCAR people.   

A substantial resource book for each participant is included in the course fee. 

- Recognising vulnerable children
- Adverse Childhood Experiences (ACEs) and impacts on development, health, and well-being
- Different types of harm, categories and possible indicators of abuse
- Disclosures and how to respond safely
- Reporting, referring and recording concerns
- Allegations against staff
- Safe practices when working with children
- Promoting a safeguarding culture in your programme and organisation

Cost: OSCN members: $65-00 per person, ($60-00 per person if more than 3 people attending.); Non-members: $85-00 per person

No payment is required for initial registration or a booking enquiry.
Full details of the course and venue are sent by email, once a booking has been made.

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NOTE No payment is required for initial registration or a booking enquiry.

Please enter multiple names on one form - all in the one box.  For 'quantity' select the number of staff you are booking.

-  Your contact details are helpful, in case we need to reach you if there are any changes.

We aim to provide inclusive and welcoming events. Please let us know about any individual needs of those who are attending this event. Email our office:  and we will be happy to help.

You should receive a confirmation email, including more details about the venue. 

Thank you!

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If you wish to check any information we hold about you or have any concerns please contact the Manager: or 09 366 0320

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