Children's Rights

Key to all child protection is the safeguarding, promotion and respect of Children's Rights.  This course will support you to understand how you can do this.


Children's Rights

The aim and objective of this training is to raise awareness of the key issues in relation to the rights of children in child protection, how they exercise their rights and the responsibility of adults to uphold those rights.


Learning Outcomes


On completion of this training participants should be able to:

  • Have an understanding of Children’s Rights in child protection work
  • Be aware of the broader context of Children’s Rights work
  • Have explored a range of attitudes in relation to this issue
  • Be aware of their responsibilities to uphold Children’s Rights
  • Be able to support children in exercising their rights


Target Group

All frontline staff and managers who work with children and families in the public, private and voluntary sectors including health, education, social  work, police, housing, community services and the voluntary sector.


Venue - School of Nursing and Health Sciences, Kirkcaldy

Time - 9.30am - 12.30pm


Available Dates  

Tuesday 4th September 2018  /  Tuesday 12th February 2019


All Fife Council employees should book via the Corporate Learning Management System.   The link can be found at the bottom of the FISH home page.   


Other partner organisations can book by following the link to our online booking form.  Your place will be confirmed by e-mail.


If you require further help with booking please contact the CPC Support Team at or 01592 583251


Fife Child Protection Committee 6 key themes animation


A copy of the full Fife Inter Agency Child Protection Training Programme for 2018 - 2019 can be accessed at the link below. 






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