Safety Courses
Safety Courses

CHILD ABUSE & NEGLECT RECOGNITION

Protecting children from child abuse and neglect takes a community effort. Educators, caregivers and professionals may be the first person to recognize suspected child abuse and neglect. It is important to be able to recognize it, and even more important to know the steps to take to report abuse and neglect. This course was developed for the purpose of providing information that will enable you to respond appropriately to suspected child abuse and neglect cases.

ABOUT THE COURSE

Your staff will learn:

  • Child abuser profiles

  • To identify neglect and abuse

  • Consequences of failing to report

  • Procedural guidelines

  • Protocols for reporting

For more information or to schedule a class click the link below or call 1-937-353-8811.

WHO WILL NEED TO TAKE THIS COURSE?

Virtually anyone can benefit from this course. It is mandatory for certain professions. Professionals who may take this course are, but not limited to:

  • Child care workers

  • Attorneys

  • Physicians, hospital interns, and residents

  • Dentists, podiatrists, practitioners of medicine, registered nurses

  • Other healthcare professionals

  • School psychologists, independent marriage/family therapists

  • Administrators or employees of certified child care agencies

MORE COURSE INFORMATION

  • Certification Period: 3 years

  • Training Time: 6 hours

  • Recert Training Time: 3 hours

Please Note: In-Service Forms are provided for completed training.