Training Courses

Our safeguarding children training courses are available throughout the UK and can be delivered at your workplace or a venue of your choice. We offer flexible learning options such as blended learning approaches combining e-learning with taught courses, professional development events, workplace development events, and modular/evening/weekend options.

Our clients have included the police, social care, education and learning, youth services, early years’ sector, health, probation, the voluntary sector, legal services, charitable organisations, voluntary and out of school clubs, and regulatory ombudsmen. We have delivered training on behalf of other organisations such as Just Whistle, Reed Global, Child Protection Training UK, Local Government Group, Central Law Training, and The Training House.

Our training is suitable for all levels from senior managers and practitioners, experienced professionals, new starters, students and volunteers. We can deliver courses on every aspect of safeguarding practice, from entry level knowledge through to specialist knowledge and advanced options. We can deliver a training course that contains what you want, is delivered when you want it and where you want it.

Here are some of the courses we have designed and delivered so far:

Why do I need to do safeguarding children training?

It is now a statutory requirement for anyone working with children and their families to have training around safeguarding and child protection issues.

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Some of our training courses

All new training courses

Awareness Raising for Local Authority Peripheral Services

Awareness Raising for Night-time Economy Staff and Services

Preparing Statements and Documents for Court in Children’s Proceedings

Safeguarding for Trustees

Safeguarding for School Governors

Safeguarding for NQT

Make Early Intervention Work

Understanding and Responding to Vulnerability

Vulnerable Witnesses and the Criminal Justice System

Level 1 Safeguarding children training courses

Level 1 courses are appropriate for all those coming into contact with children, young people and their families who require a basic knowledge of safeguarding children issues. These courses are designed to build skills and confidence in identifying and responding to safeguarding children issues.

Level 2 Safeguarding children training courses

Level 2 courses are appropriate for all those working with children, young people and their families who require a more advanced knowledge in safeguarding children practice. These courses are especially relevant for those professionals who may be involved in making referrals to social care or who may be part of the safeguarding process (for example contributing to assessments, child protection conferences, child protection plans or core group meetings).

Level 4 Safeguarding children training courses

Advanced Practice in Responding to Issues of Child Sexual Exploitation

Practice Seminar/Workshop training courses

These courses are suitable for those practitioners who would like a short focussed learning event which helps them develop knowledge and skills in a specific area of safeguarding children practice. Some of the areas that can be covered are:

Best Practice in Engaging Young People

Drafting Effective Child Protection Plans

Effective Risk Assessments

An Awareness of Child Sexual Exploitation

Safeguarding Children: Resolving Professional Disagreements

Making Effective Child Protection Referrals to Social Care

Recording and Sharing Information to Safeguard Children

Acting on Concerns about Children and Young People

Recognising Abuse and Neglect in Children and Young People

Professional Practice in Working with ‘Hard To Reach’ Families

Looking for a training course built around your needs?

We can deliver courses on every aspect of safeguarding practice, from entry level knowledge through to specialist knowledge and advanced options. We can deliver a training course that contains what you want, is delivered when you want it and where you want it.

Click here to see some examples of the bespoke training courses we have designed and delivered

“This was a very well presented course and I really liked the personal style of the trainer.

“Excellent delivery- would thoroughly recommend!