Course Introduction

This course is designed to refresh the knowledge of those already performing the role of Designated Safeguarding Lead outside of the education sector.

Duration – One Day

(09.30AM – 16.00PM)

Next Course Date –

MARCH 2023 – 7th March 2023

MAY 2023 – 23rd May 2023

JULY 2023 – 14th July 2023

OCTOBER 2023 – 18th October 2023 

DECEMBER 2023 – 7th December 2023

Course Aimed at – Existing Designated Safeguarding Leads outside of the Education sector

Cost – £150.00p.p (+ VAT)

Please contact us should you wish to book training bespoke to your organisation.

Difficulty – Advanced

Trainer – Various

Topics Covered

  • To understand the strategic and dynamic function of the role
  • To explore how assessments and thresholds work
  • To understand adverse childhood experiences and contextual safeguarding
  • To demonstrate how to manage risk at different levels
  • To explore how to manage workplace allegations, transferable risk and low level concerns
  • To revisit escalation and whistle blowing procedures
  • To learn about Child Safeguarding Practice Review

Course Description

The role of the Designated Safeguarding Lead has become more important than ever in managing safeguarding in organisations. As with all positions it is so important to refresh knowledge and keep updates about guidance and legislation. This course will bring up to date existing designated safeguarding leads outside of the education sector.