Child Protection Training - Group 3 (Designated Safeguarding Officer)


Event Date :
6 November 2017
Cost :
£75 for VOYC members
Venue :
YFC Centre, Amory Building, Cheriton Bishop, Exeter, EX6 6JH
Description :

Monday 6 November 2017 (9.15 am - 4.30 pm)

The course programme has been approved by the Devon Safeguarding Children Board and is constantly being updated to adapt to modern challenges.  This forms part of the range of training courses, events and online learning that helps protect children and young people in Devon.

Who is this course for? 

This training is for members of the not for profit children and young people’s workforce who have particular responsibilities in relation to advising and supporting other staff (paid/unpaid) who may have safeguarding concerns, who have the responsibility to receive and refer safeguarding information. This also includes self-employed ‘stand-alone’ practitioners who do not work within an organisation (ie childminders, private tutors, etc).

How much is the course?

£75/candidate to VOYC members, £90/candidate to non-members.  To find out all about the FREE membership click here.

How can I find out more information and book my place/s?

Aims of the course and booking form

This is what the Devon Safeguarding Children Board (DSCB), said about the course:

“The DSCB endorses this training for those who work within the voluntary and community sector. It is particularly pertinent for those wanting to know more about the role of the Designated Safeguarding Officer; what policy and procedures need to be in place for your organisation and safer recruitment.”

This is what others have said about the course:

  • "I appreciated the quick reaction to identifying the new procedures just implemented"
  • "I feel more informed and confident"
  • "I was very happy with delivery and expertise and mix of activities"