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Getting it Right for Every Child (GIRFEC) e-learning module

This course is designed to give you information which is relevant to all those involved in working with children and young people, including practitioners working in adult services with parents and carers. Everyone working or dealing with children, young people and their families need to be aware of the Getting It Right for Every Child (GIRFEC) approach and how it can have a positive impact on outcomes for all children and young people, as well as their families. The course will take about 20 minutes to complete.

Learning outcomes

By the end of the course you will:

  • Understand the GIRFEC approach and how it can improve outcomes for children and young people;
  • Recognise the importance of working together;
  • Understand your role in delivering positive outcomes for children;
  • Develop an awareness of key aspects of the Children and Young People (Scotland) Act 2014 and your responsibilities in relation to these parts of the Act.

How to access the GIRFEC e-learning module

Access GIRFEC e-learning

Employees of Perth and Kinross Council must access the module through the 'Essentials' area of Learn Innovate Grow online (LIGo).