Working in children's services: Child protection - Legislation

Working in children's services: Child protection - Legislation

International Child Care College
Updated Jun 24, 2024
Course Description

Course Overview

This course looks at the Australian legislation and guidelines in place that educators must be aware of and follow in order to protect young children from the risk of abuse and neglect.

Target Audience

This course is suitable for new and trainee educators, as well as students who would like to become early childhood educators and want a better understanding of what the role entails.

The course is also suitable for educators seeking professional development, or for early childhood services wanting to provide holistic professional development for staff members.

Learning Objectives

  • The range of legislation and guidelines that you must follow
  • The purpose and aims of the legislation and guidelines

Business Outcomes

The course will also allow services to provide consistent professional development that all staff members can complete individually and at their own pace.