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March 2021

DSL Training

8 March @ 9:30 am - 4:30 pm

DSL Training This course is suitable for staff in the role of designated safeguarding lead (DSL) and deputy designated safeguarding lead (DDSL). The training will enable you to meet statutory responsibilities referenced in Keeping Children Safe in Education and Working Together to Safeguard Children. This course is provided by an NSPCC accredited trainer and qualified social work manager of 20 years.   Cost £185 members £370 non-members.   Entry requirements: Basic Child Protection Training.   Course details: Understanding the threshold…

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Webinar: Getting the language right – gaming and social media

9 March @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Virtual – Zoom United Kingdom

As the lines between online and offline continue to blur, in particular for young people, it is increasingly important that the language, phrases and terminology used online are understood by practitioners working with children and young people. While "sexting" is a word now commonly recognised and used, would you know what had happened if a child told you they had just "PWNED", or how to react if they felt they were being "trolled" or "catfished" ? With the rise of…

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Webinar: the rights of children and young people

18 March @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Virtual – Zoom United Kingdom + Google Map

Worldwide, children and young people have rights. In 1989 the UN Convention on the Rights of the Child set out the human rights of every person under 18. The Convention applies to every child, whatever their ethnicity, gender, religion, language, abilities and whatever their family background or public beliefs/feelings. This was set out to ensure that all children had the opportunity to develop and reach their full potential. Jointly organised with Farrer & Co, this webinar will consider the rights…

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April 2021

Learning from the IICSA investigation into residential school settings

28 April @ 9:30 am - 4:30 pm
Virtual – Zoom United Kingdom

This one-day event, led jointly by Sacpa and BSA (Boarding Schools' Association), and in association with independent safeguarding expert, Marcus Erooga, aims to highlight the major themes and key learning points from the residential schools' investigation as part of the Independent Inquiry into Child Sexual Abuse (IICSA). The conference is designed to enable delegates to be proactive in their responses to these areas of concern in advance of the publication of the enquiry report. This one-day conference will be running…

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May 2021

Safer Recruitment Training

13 May @ 9:00 am - 4:30 pm

Safer Recruitment Training This course is suitable for staff in the role of designated safeguarding lead (DSL) and deputy designated safeguarding lead (DDSL) as well as members of management teams with recruitment responsibilities, including HR and Governors/Trustees. The training will enable you to meet statutory responsibilities referenced in Keeping Children Safe in Education and Working Together to Safeguard Children, and required by OFSTED. This course is provided by an experienced consultant with a background in policing and experience delivering training…

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Sacpa webinar: Responding to issues of peer-on-peer abuse

18 May @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Virtual – Zoom United Kingdom + Google Map

Jointly organised with Farrer & Co, this webinar will consider peer-on-peer abuse in the boarding, or residential, environment and how to respond. Peer-on-peer abuse is a major safeguarding concern where support and action is required for all parties involved. The residential environment poses a unique setting where the response needs to be particularly sensitively managed by those supporting.   Audience: This webinar is suitable for practitioners working with boarding students and in residential care/accommodation settings.   Member rate: £60 Non-member…

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Webinar: Safer recruitment – lessons from an independent boarding school

25 May @ 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Virtual – Zoom United Kingdom

Safer recruitment is an important part of every organisation's safeguarding commitment and works to ensure that all staff and volunteers involved with your organisation are appropriate to work with children, young people and vulnerable individuals. This webinar will provide the contextual background to why safer recruitment processes are so important and present genuine learning potential from an organisation who have undergone a complete overhaul of their safer recruitment and safeguarding processes and culture. Audience: Safer recruitment should be a continual…

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June 2021

Safeguarding international pupils

16 June @ 9:30 am - 4:30 pm
Virtual – Zoom United Kingdom

It has always been understood that children who travel great distances from their homes for their education are vulnerable and merit specific thought when developing safeguarding and child protection policies within schools. From a safeguarding perspective, there can be added complications relating to the responsiveness of your local authority in supporting international students, and perhaps even corresponding with an overseas agency. 2020 and the ongoing COVID pandemic has highlighted how important it is that schools are prepared to recognise and…

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Webinar: Abuse in the home

29 June @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
Virtual – Zoom United Kingdom + Google Map

The impact of abuse in the home, even indirectly, is significant for the young people living in these conditions. Anyone can be a victim of domestic abuse, regardless of age, gender, ethnicity or background. You can suffer by experiencing domestic abuse indirectly as well as being the direct victim. This webinar will consider how domestic abuse can manifest and the impact it can have on children and young people so that practitioners can increase their awareness of abuse in the…

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July 2021

DSL Training

8 July @ 9:00 am - 4:30 pm

DSL Training This course is suitable for staff in the role of designated safeguarding lead (DSL) and deputy designated safeguarding lead (DDSL). The training will enable you to meet statutory responsibilities referenced in Keeping Children Safe in Education and Working Together to Safeguard Children. This course is provided by an NSPCC accredited trainer and qualified social work manager of 20 years.   Cost £185 members £370 non-members.   Entry requirements: Basic Child Protection Training.   Course details: Understanding the threshold…

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