ProQual Level 1 Award in Understanding the PREVENT and Safeguarding Strategies Course in Islamabad || Registration Open

ProQual Level 1 Award in Understanding the PREVENT and Safeguarding Strategies Course in Islamabad || Registration Open

Registration Open= +92-3315999937, +92- 3215056755 (WhatsApp Only)


The Level 1 Award in Understanding the PREVENT and Safeguarding Strategies is aimed at everyone to raise awareness and help to prevent radicalisation. It demonstrates that individuals understand the purpose of the Prevent Strategy and radicalisation, helping to safeguard children and young people.


The Regulated Qualifications Framework is the single framework for regulated qualifications, the regulatory body for this qualification is the Office of Qualifications and Examinations Regulation (Ofqual).


The registration and certification fee for this qualification includes centre and candidate access to a high impact learning and assessment resource which has been developed by one of our partners within the movie industry. The content within the movie meets the learning outcomes of the qualification in understanding radicalisation, the PREVENT Strategy and safeguarding children & young people.


The use of this learning and assessment resource is not mandatory, centres may use a delivery mechanism appropriate to their centre and their candidates.


Qualification Profile

Qualification title ProQual Level 1 Award in Understanding the PREVENT

and Safeguarding Strategies

Ofqual qualification number 603/2332/2
Level Level 1
Total Qualification Time 10 hours


Pass or fail

Assessed and verified by centre staff

External quality assurance by ProQual verifiers

Qualification start date 1/9/2017
Qualification end date  



Entry Requirements                                                                  

There are no formal entry requirements for this qualification. Centres should carry out an initial assessment of candidate skills and knowledge to identify any gaps and help plan the assessment.



Candidates must complete the Mandatory unit.


Unit Reference



Unit Title


Unit Level

A/616/2965 Radicalisation and Safeguarding Awareness 1


Centre Requirements

Centres must be approved to offer this qualification. If your centre is not approved please complete and submit form ProQual Additional Qualification Approval Application.



Staff delivering this qualification must be appropriately qualified and occupationally competent.


Assessors/Internal Quality Assurance

For each competence-based unit centres must be able to provide at least one assessor and one internal quality assurance verifier who are suitably qualified for the specific occupational area. Assessors and internal quality assurance verifiers for competence-based units or qualifications will normally need to hold appropriate assessor or quality assurance verifier qualifications, such as:


  • ProQual Level 3 Certificate in Teaching, Training and Assessing
  • Award in Assessing Competence in the Work Environment
  • Award in Assessing Vocationally Related Achievement
  • Certificate in Assessing Vocational Achievement
  • Award in the Internal Quality Assurance of Assessment Processes and Practices
  • Certificate in Leading the Internal Quality Assurance of Assessment Processes and Practices



Materials produced by centres to support candidates should:


  • enable them to track their achievements as they progress through the learning outcomes and assessment criteria;
  • provide information on where ProQual’s policies and procedures can be viewed;
  • provide a means of enabling Internal and External Quality Assurance staff to authenticate evidence



Candidates must demonstrate the level of knowledge and/or skills described in the unit.

Assessment is the process of measuring a candidate’s knowledge and understanding against the standards set in the qualification.


Each candidate is required to produce evidence which demonstrates their achievement of all of the learning outcomes and assessment criteria for each unit.


Evidence can include:             –     assignments/projects/reports

  • worksheets
  • portfolio of evidence
  • record of oral and/or written questioning
  • candidate test papers



Learning outcomes set out what a candidate is expected to know, understand or be able to do.


Assessment criteria specify the standard a candidate must meet to show the learning outcome has been achieved.


Learning outcomes and assessment criteria for this qualification can be found from page 7 onwards.


To achieve this qualification all candidates must produce evidence which demonstrates their achievement of all of the assessment criteria.


There must be valid, authentic and sufficient for all the assessment criteria. However, one piece of evidence may be used to meet the requirements of more than one learning outcome or assessment criterion.



An internal quality assurance verifier confirms that assessment decisions made in centres are made by competent and qualified assessors, that they are the result of sound and fair assessment practice and that they are recorded accurately and appropriately.


Adjustments to Assessment

Adjustments to standard assessment arrangements are made on the individual needs of candidates. ProQual’s Reasonable Adjustments Policy and Special Consideration Policy sets out the steps to follow when implementing reasonable adjustments and special considerations and the service that ProQual provides for some of these arrangements.


Centres should contact ProQual for further information or queries about the contents of the policy.

Results Enquiries and Appeals

All enquiries relating to assessment or other decisions should be dealt with by centres, with

reference to ProQual’s Enquiries and Appeals Procedures.


Candidates who achieve the requirements for qualifications will be awarded a certificate giving the full qualification title –


ProQual Level 1 Award in Understanding the PREVENT and Safeguarding Strategies


Claiming certificates


Centres may claim certificates for candidates who have been registered with ProQual and who have successfully achieved the requirements for a qualification. All certificates will be issued to the centre for successful candidates.

Replacement certificates


If a replacement certificate is required a request must be made to ProQual in writing. Replacement certificates are labelled as such and are only provided when the claim has been authenticated. Refer to the Fee Schedule for details of charges for replacement certificates.




Learning Outcome – The learner will: Assessment Criterion – The learner can:
1 Understand what is meant by the term


1.1 Describe the term radicalisation
2 Understand the aim of the PREVENT


2.1 State the aim of the PREVENT Strategy
2.2 State the purpose of the CONTEST Strategy
3 Understand their role as part of the

PREVENT Strategy

3.1 Describe their role in relation to the

safeguarding of children and young people

4 Understand the factors that influence vulnerability to radicalisation 4.1 Identify the pull factors associated with


4.2 Identify the push factors associated with


5 Be able to recognise the signs of radicalisation 5.1 Identify the signs and symptoms consistent with individuals who are vulnerable to


6 Understand what ‘British Values’ are 6.1


State what is meant by ‘British Values’

Describe the importance of British Values to society

7 Understand the role that social media plays in radicalisation 7.1 Identify the role that social media plays in


7.2 Give an example of how the internet is used

for radical propaganda

8 Know how to use of online media and social media platforms to protect against radicalisation 8.1 Identify safe social media settings
8.2 State how geo locational tools can be used

to target individuals using social media

8.3 Identify tools used to restrict access to

potentially radical materials

9 Understand what is meant by the safeguarding of children and young


9.1 Identify their individual responsibilities to help safeguard children and young people
10 Know that children can be abused in

different ways

10.1 Identify the four main types of abuse
11 Be able to recognise indicators of abuse 11.1 Identify signs and symptoms associated with


12 Understand the effect of cyber/online bullying on children and young people 12.1 Identify the signs and symptoms of


12.2 State the risks that children and young

people could be exposed to when online

13 Understand the process of the

disclosing safeguarding issues

13.1 Explain the importance of disclosing

safeguarding issues

14 Understand how to reduce the risk of

online bullying/cyber crime

14.1 Describe methods that can be employed to

reduce the risk of online exploitation


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