Child Protection and the Dental Team CPD

Child Protection and the Dental Team CPD

Developed in partnership with Dr Jenny Harris and COPDEND to complement Child Protection (link) and the Dental Team. This educational resource will help you recognise and respond to abuse and neglect.

  • Availability: all users
  • Content: quiz
  • Indicative GDC development outcomes: A B C D
  • 3hrs verifiable CPD verifiable CPD

To provide members of the dental team with an introduction to safeguarding children in de​ntal practice.

  • be aware of your responsibilities with respect to child protection
  • be able to recognise the presenting features of child abuse and neglect
  • understand your role within current multi-agency child protection procedures
  • be motivated and enabled to follow local child protection procedures correctly
  • be able to participate in further multi-agency training
  • know where to find additional sources of support ​and advice

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