17th September, 2019
10:00 am - 4:00 pm
This course is designed for those who will be acting as Safeguarding Lead in a community or voluntary setting, regardless of the type of organisation you work for or your geographical location. Some prior knowledge of safeguarding is expected, please contact the Training team on 01273 420973 for further details.
This one day course covers issues relating to all age groups up to 18 and is divided into two sessions.
Morning Session: We look at your role in establishing a safe environment and safe working practices in protecting children and young people from harm and abuse. The course will also look at identifying signs that a child might be at risk and responding to keep the child and themselves safe. It will also cover background information about the law and child protection.
Afternoon Session: A more in depth session covering aspects of Safeguarding & Child Protection required for a Designated Safeguarding Lead, including:
- The role and responsibilities of the designated safeguarding children officer
- Related policies and procedures
- Creating a safeguarding culture
- Making referral decisions and what happens after a referral
- Key issues around record keeping, sharing information and confidentiality
- Safeguarding action plan for your role and organisation
- Support networks
Please note that lunch will not be provided.
If you have any questions please contact the training team on 01273 420973 or email email@example.com
All course places will be invoiced within 14 days of booking. Payment is due within 30 days of the invoice date, or before the course takes place.
Attendee cancellations must be emailed to firstname.lastname@example.org
Places cancelled more than 4 weeks before the course start date will receive a full refund, those cancelled between 2 and 4 weeks will receive 50% refund. Places cancelled with less than two weeks notice will not be refunded, every attempt will be made to transfer the place to another course on a different date.
Cancellation by Safety Net
Safety Net reserves the right to cancel or postpone a course in the event of there being insufficient bookings to make it viable to run the session. In the event of a cancellation or postponement we will endeavour to inform all participants a minimum of a week before the course is due to take place, although please be aware that this is not always possible. All course fees will be reimbursed in full, or if you prefer the payment will be transferred in full to another Safety Net course on a different date. Safety Net shall not accept liability for any consequential loss and will have no liability to reimburse any other costs that may have been incurred such as transport, accommodation etc.