The purpose of this qualification is for candidates to understand the key principles of County Lines.
The qualification is aimed at those working in the health and social care sector, Emergency Services, SIA Security, Taxi Drivers and Educational Professionals.
Qualification Title: QNUK Level 2 Award in Understanding County Lines (RQF)
Qualification level: 02
Credit value: 11
Guided learning hours (GLH): 03
Total Qualification Time (TQT): 03
This qualification specification outlines the key information related to the QNUK Level 2 Award in Safeguarding and Protecting Children and Young People (RQF)
This qualification is aimed those who have, or are working with young people and adults at risk who may be exposed to the risks associated with county lines. The qualification is aimed at parents, carers, community members and leaders as well as teachers and education support staff.
This qualification has the objective of giving learners personal growth and engagement in learning
This qualification comprises a single unit. The learning outcomes and assessment criteria can be found below.
KEY LEARNING OBJECTIVES
Understand the principles of county lines, in relation to:
the definition of county lines
terminology related to county lines
Understand the link between county lines and the abuse of young people and adults at risk, in relation to:
different types of abuse associated with county lines
example of how abuse occurs
the risk factors of an individual becoming involved with gangs
the signs an individual may display if they are involved in county lines
Understand how to support an individual involved with county lines, in relation to:
barriers to engaging with an individual involved with county lines
actions adults can take to support an individual involved with county lines
how to report concerns