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CPD Course in Legal Training for Child Protection and Welfare Practitioners

Event Date: 21 May 2018

 

Applications are now open for the ONLINE CPD Course in Legal Training for Child Protection and Welfare Practitioners offered by Mason Hayes & Curran and Trinity College Dublin

Following the recent amendment to the Irish Constitution (Article 42A) and the introduction of a range of new Child Protection Legislation, such as the Children First Act 2015 and the Children and Family Relationships Act 2015, Child Protection Practitioners have identified the need for further training to carry out their roles and responsibilities within the current legal framework.

In response to this, Mason Hayes & Curran in collaboration with the School of Social Work and Social Policy at Trinity College Dublin are pleased to announce a new ONLINE Continuing Professional Development (CPD) course in Legal Training for Child Protection and Welfare Practitioners. This four week online course, commencing on May 21st, 2018 at a cost of €200, is relevant to Allied Health Professionals within the scope of Child Protection and Welfare including Social Workers, Social Care Workers, Family Support Workers, Public Health Nurses and Gardaí.

Participants of the course will be able to access relevant and up to date online learning materials at their convenience over a four week period from 21st May, 2018. The online course includes videos, interactive presentations, case examples, case law, and discussion. The closing date for course registration is the 6th May, 2018.

This online course provides 20 CPD credits for professionals associated with CORU. Applications are now open, with details available here.

For more information on online education, including postgraduate courses, at Trinity College Dublin click here.