What's new in child protection?

On this page Perth & Kinross Child Protection Committee will publish documents, articles and electronic links relating to new and emerging policy developments which may be of interest to visitors to the site.

If you would like to include any item in this part of the website, please contact the Child Protection Inter-Agency Co-ordinator on 01738 476881.

Current news

icon Perth and Kinross Trauma Informed Practice Guidance for Practitioners (December 2018). [7Mb]
SCRA E-News October 2018 - Issue 34
icon Scottish Government Child Protection Policy Update December 2018 [483Kb]
icon P&K CPC S&Q Report 2017 - 2018 [2Mb]
icon P&K CPC S&Q Report 2017 - 2018 graphic version [404Kb]
icon P&K CPC S&Q Report - Press Release 03.10.2018 [27Kb]
icon Quality Indicator Framework: A quality framework for children and young people in need of care and protection (Care Inspectorate: July 2018) [3Mb]

Training and conference opportunities

icon FREE SEMINARS 'Getting it Right...Keeping Your Child Safe' 7 March 2019 [99Kb]
Protecting people through learning and development
icon Free Learning Opportunity - Child Sexual Exploitation (CSE) Training - 15/01/19 and 26/03/19 [235Kb]
icon Free Learning Opportunity - Child Wellbeing and Protection Training 23.01.2019 [236Kb]
icon Free Learning Opportunity - Designated Child Protection Officer (CPO) Training 08.02.2019 [233Kb]
icon Free Learning Opportunity - Trauma Informed Practice 1 - 26.02.2019 [250Kb]
icon Free Learning Opportunity - Children Affected by Parental Substance Use (GOPR) 07.03.2019 [315Kb]
icon Free Learning Opportunity - Working with Non-Engaging Families 29.03.2019 [233Kb]

The administration of courses run through the ECS Learning Hub is currently transferring to a new system.

With effect from Wednesday 5 December, PKC employees can access training through MyView, where you will be able to apply for courses through the 'Training Request' tab which will be available on your MyView home screen.  Applications will then come directly to the ECS Learning Hub for action.

External applicants will be able to apply  using our new  CPD1 form external applicants which should be emailed to the ECS Learning Hub ecslearninghub@pkc.gov.uk Details of how to apply will  be available on the learning hub. 

Contact details

Child Protection Committee

2 High Street, Perth, PH1 5PH
Tel 01738 476881