Safeguarding Children in England; a practical approach

Designated Safeguarding Lead Training

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Learning Outcome

What Will You Gain From The Course?

The knowledge, skills, and practical approaches needed to report, manage and refer safeguarding concerns appropriately. Upon completion, you will be able to confidently and efficiently protect the children you work with.

  • Identify key legislation and guidance underpinning safeguarding children in England
  • Describe the role of the Safeguarding Lead
  • Define the categories, signs, and indicators of abuse and neglect
  • Define the impact of Adverse Childhood Experiences on behaviour and development
  • Describe Contextual Safeguarding and other types of harm that may affect children
  • Identify the barriers preventing a disclosure and factors that make children more vulnerable to neglect
  • Describe the skills required to effectively listen to, report and manage a disclosure
  • Recognise the importance of good recording and sharing information in relation to safeguarding concerns and allegations
  • Describe the multi-agency relationship and the role of the school
  • Define your establishments safeguarding policies including Part 4 concerns, data collection and audit methods to identify any steps to strengthen your safeguarding arrangements
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Benefits of our Safeguarding Training

Self Guided or Live Sessions

Self Guided or Live Sessions

Choose between self-paced, on demand learning, or interactive ‘live’ online sessions with a wide range of activities and tools for practical application.

Ensures Compliance

Ensures Compliance

Easy online access to high quality courses that ensure compliance with legislation and statutory guidance.

Bitesized Modules

Bitesized Modules

Three 2hr (tutor led) or 10 (on demand) modules leading to a certificate of achievement.

Provides Skills

Provides Skills

Provides you with the skills and confidence to undertake all aspects of your role as a DSL.

Delivered by Professionals

Delivered by Professionals

Delivered by experienced and highly qualified safeguarding practitioners using real-life scenarios.

Keep Pupils Safe

Keep Pupils Safe

Enables you to develop and improve your safeguarding practice and keep children and young people safe more effectively.

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On Demand

On Demand

£98
Online learning platform
Self-paced course material
10 modules
Certificate of achievement

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Tutor Led

Tutor Led


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