Under the National Quality Framework, Nominated and Certified Supervisors must have training in child protection in order to be the responsible person in charge of a service. This unit from the CHC Community Services Training Package, meets this requirement. Participants who successfully complete the related assessment task will be issued with a Statement of Attainment (SOA) for this unit. This SOA is Nationally Recognised. The training will include an overview of Keep Them Safe, requirements for mandatory reporters in NSW, identifying significant harm and risk factors, the provision of child safe environments and an overview of the Child Story Reporter.
Completing Identify and respond to children and young people at risk, contributes 6 hours of NESA Registered PD addressing 7.1.2 and 7.2.2 from the Australian Professional Standards for Teachers towards maintaining Proficient Teacher Accreditation in NSW. Participants must attend the full session to be eligible for the accredited hours.
IMPORTANT INFORMATION FOR PARTICIPANTS
To receive a Statement of Attainment for this unit participants will need to:
Complete the Enrolment Form that will be provided during (or prior to) the session;
Supply a copy of your organisation's child protection policy and,
Complete an assessment, after the completion of the session.
As part of the enrolment form, each participant must provide a Unique Student Identifier (USI) or a statutory declaration exemption letter which can be applied for at www.usi.gov.au.
PLEASE NOTE: All of the above will need to be provided before a Statement of Attainment will be issued.