Child Protection In Action

Statutory Work And Report Writing Regarding Children

Sanet Viljoen
Workshop Presenter

About the workshop

Providing a child protective service is a complex, demanding, and emotionally draining job. Making decisions that affect the lives of children and families takes a toll on social workers and supervisors. 

This workshop intends to clarify some of the challenges social workers are experiencing. 

Skill development and acquiring of knowledge will take place through presentations, big group discussions, small group discussions, and doing case studies.

Workshop Content

The workshop consists of 6 modules:

Introductory activities

Module 1: Code of ethics – ethical considerations applicable

Module 2:  Legislation regarding child protection work

Module 3: The child protection social practitioner

Module 4: The social worker and court

Module 5: Supervision

Module 6: Assessment of children

Module 6: Report writing

About this course:
CPD Points:

16 CPD points SW and SAW


R750 p.p

Upcoming Dates:

Workshop 1: 8-10 May 2024
Workshop 2: 11-13 June 2024
Workshop 3: 2, 3, 9, 10 July 2024