Course Overview

CACHE Level 2 Certificate in Understanding Safeguarding and Prevent

CACHE Level 2 Certificate in Understanding Safeguarding and Prevent

The purpose of this qualification is to increase the learner’s knowledge and awareness of the Prevent Duty and safeguarding, including online safety. By completing the qualification, learners will develop knowledge of safeguarding in an environment where they have a duty of care.

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Ticket Information

Level 2 Safeguarding
(for learners eligible for funding, please see eligibility criteria below)

18 spots left
Date And Time
23/09/2024 @ 09:00 to
08/11/2024 @ 15:00

Registration End Date

Course Types
Course Category

Qualification Overview

3 days per week (Mon, Wed, Fri).
Term time only.
Learners must complete 3 mandatory units.

Funding criteria

This course is delivered in partnership with the East Berkshire Community Learning and Skills Service, Slough Borough Council and the RBWM.
Free funding is available to learners who meet the eligibility criteria below:

– Resident within the boroughs of Slough or RBWM
– Unemployed or in receipt of low income (less than £22,308 per year)
– Resident in the UK continuously for 3 years or more (exceptions apply for refugees)
– In receipt of state benefits (Universal Credit, JSA, etc.)
– Have Right to Work in the UK
– Aged 19 years+
– Not being on an apprenticeship

Progression opportunities

This qualification supports progression toward the role of Designated Safeguarding Lead and further education:

• Level 3 qualifications in Supporting Teaching and Learning
• Level 3 qualifications in Working with Children and Young People
• Level 3 Certificate in Working with Vulnerable Young People Career opportunities

Qualification Reference Number (QRN)


Total qualification time (TQT):


Guided learning hours (GLH)




Mode of Delivery


Entry requirements:

Aged 19+

Mandatory Units

Unit 01 Understanding the Prevent Duty
Unit 02 Understand Safeguarding
Unit 03 Understanding Online Safety


All units are internally assessed using a portfolio of evidence.

Real Work Environment (RWE)

Knowledge only