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:: Safeguarding Children ::
This course is strongly recommended for all governors and essential for the Designated Child Protection governor(s), the chair and the vice chair and it is highly recommended for all Govs as is refreshing every 4 yrs.

This cannot be arranged as an In House session due to the demand for this training.


Governors will:
  • understand schools' statutory duties and responsibilities for safeguarding pupils
  • gain insight into school child protection tasks
  • gain knowledge of support available to Designated Child Protection Governors (DCPG's)
  • be familiar with the audit tools used to monitor safeguarding performance in schools
  • be better prepared for inspection


This training looks at:
  • safeguarding in the school context
  • the role of Child Protection School Liaison Officers (CPSLO)
  • the nature of child abuse
  • safeguarding Responsibilities
  • gole of the governing board, the headteacher, all staff/volunteers
  • the role of the Designated Senior Person (DSP)
  • child protection policy and procedures
  • statutory child protection training timescales
  • vulnerability of staff in schools
  • management of allegations against staff
  • monitoring and review of school practice, policies and procedures
  • introduction to audit tools - Annual Schools' Safeguarding Practice Checklist and Annual Safeguarding Report
  • an opportunity to ask questions or arrange follow-up contact with your CPSLO.

Child Protection School Liaison Officers

Subscribers to Governor Training - £15.00
Non-subscribing schools - £50.00 per delegate.

Cancellation of this training event requires 16 working days' notice before a 50% cancellation charge and if we are notified within 5 working days of the course there is a 100% cancellation charge. To cancel please email training@hertsforlearning.co.uk (cancellations will not be received by phone) otherwise:
  • non-subscribers are charged the full cost of the training (£50 per delegate)
  • subscribers are charged £15 per delegate

    Prices are exclusive of VAT.

 :: Current Courses :: 
Town/Venue Dates Time Course Code Availability
Bushey, The Bushey Arena Wed 08 May 2019 19:00 - 21:00 Spaces Available
Bushey, The Bushey Arena Tue 14 May 2019 19:00 - 21:00 Limited Spaces
Stevenage, Barnwell Upper School, Stevenage Wed 12 Jun 2019 19:00 - 21:00 Waiting List
Hatfield, Mercure Hatfield Oak Hotel Tue 09 Jul 2019 19:00 - 21:00 Waiting List

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