Tag Archive: child protection

Certificate: Safer recruitment training

21st June, 2022 10:00 am

Course outline 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 your local statutory responsibilities related to safe recruitment, including Keeping Children Safe in England and Working together... View Article

Webinar: Adolescent development and risk-taking behaviours

16th May, 2022 2:00 pm

Course outline This webinar, delivered by YoungMinds, the UK’s leading charity fighting for children and young people’s mental health, will consider risk taking behaviours in adolescents, including why they take risks, and what forms these risk taking behaviours can take. This webinar is suitable for anyone who works with children and young people and will increase understanding of teenage development... View Article

Training: Safeguarding for professional practitioners

27th April, 2022 1:00 pm

Course outline This training is a vital safeguarding refresher for those working with children but who are not themselves the Designated Safeguarding Lead. Sacpa Director of Safeguarding, Dale Wilkins, formerly a Local Authority Safeguarding Trainer, will take delegates through the legal framework, update knowledge of definitions, signs and symptoms of abuse, consider specific safeguarding issues such as Child Sexual Exploitation,... View Article

Training: Learning from Serious Case Reviews

30th March, 2022 9:30 am

Course outline Following the Children Act (2004), the process of reviewing cases where a child has died, was seriously harmed, or abuse is known of or suspected, was established. The aim of these Serious Case Reviews is to establish learning for professionals and agencies to improve how everyone works together to safeguard children and young people. For anyone with responsibility... View Article

Certificate: Safer recruitment training

11th February, 2022 10:00 am

Course outline 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 your local statutory responsibilities related to safe recruitment, including Keeping Children Safe in England and Working together... View Article

Training: Safeguarding for professional practitioners

7th January, 2022 9:00 am

  Course outline This training is a vital safeguarding refresher for those working with children but who are not themselves the Designated Safeguarding Lead. Sacpa Director of Safeguarding, Dale Wilkins, formerly a Local Authority Safeguarding Trainer, will take delegates through the legal framework, update knowledge of definitions, signs and symptoms of abuse, consider specific safeguarding issues such as Child Sexual... View Article

Webinar: Working with your LADO or local council

2nd December, 2021 12:30 pm

Course outline In England and Wales, the LADO (Local Authority Designated Officer) is responsible for managing allegations against adults who work with children. The LADO oversees investigations to ensure thoroughness, fairness and impartiality and works with employers, schools, children’s social care and the police. Similarly, in Scotland, your local Child Protection Committee (CPC) fulfils a similar role. In managing safeguarding... View Article

Certificate: DSL training

23rd November, 2021 10:00 am

Course outline This training has been prepared for practitioners in the role of DSL, DSO, Safeguarding Manager to develop the knowledge, skills and understanding required to fulfil their roles and responsibilities with integrity and to a high standard. The day will ensure that practitioners are aware of the relevant statutory requirements, the latest safeguarding concerns, and responding to concerns, making... View Article

Conference: Annual Safeguarding conference

18th November, 2021 9:00 am

  The annual Safeguarding conference highlights the latest key themes and issues relating to safeguarding and child protection. Driven by member feedback, each session will consider a topic of significance for practitioners working to develop and adhere to high standards of care for the young people, children and vulnerable adults they work with.   Training topics will include: The impact... View Article

Training: Safeguarding standards for working with children in international settings

17th November, 2021 12:00 pm

Course outline This course will look at some of the key principles related to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, and will invite participants to consider how to apply these core expectations within their own environments and in accordance with the applicable laws and guidance.   Training topics will include: Legal frameworks Signs and symptoms of abuse Specific forms... View Article