Training - Courses

Looking for something more in-depth? Using our network of trainers we provide courses either virtually or face to face providing that greater level of detail. Not able to attend any of the dates listed? Click on more info and join the waiting list.

Early Years, Care, Schools, Colleges

Safeguarding Supervision

£199+VAT - Members

£249+VAT - Non Members

This highly popular 12-hour course helps structure and approach supervision using an established supervision model to enable supervisors to empower staff and focus on the experience and progress of children and young people in their care.

  • 19th Sep, 2024 - 13:00

    Online

Early Years, Care, Schools, Colleges

A Practice Guide to the Child Protection Process

£99+VAT - Members

£149+VAT - Non Members

This course is for safeguarding professionals working with children, young people, and families who may have to attend a Child Protection Conference as part of their role and want to feel more confident about contributing to the child protection processes.

  • 5th Jun, 2024 - 09:15

    Online

Care, Schools, Colleges

Harmful Sexual Behaviour

£149+VAT - Members

£199+VAT - Non Members

A one-day course designed to help those who work alongside children and families to feel more knowledgeable and confident in having discussion about sexual behaviours, and to respond appropriately to concerns of harmful sexual behaviours.

  • 13th Jun, 2024 - 09:15

    Online

Schools, Colleges

Safeguarding for Governors and Governing Bodies

£49+VAT - Members

£99+VAT - Non Members

A short course for governors looking at the role of safeguarding in education and the requirements on governors to support their schools to meet the statutory requirements.

  • 19th Sep, 2024 - 18:00

    Online

Early Years, Care, Schools, Colleges

'Courageous Conversations' with Families

£149+VAT - Members

£199+VAT - Non Members

We often have to deal with situations that are difficult and have conversations which we know could be difficult for the other person to hear. This course looks at ways in which we might do this whilst keeping ourselves safe.

  • 30th Sep, 2024 - 09:15

    Online

Schools, Colleges

Safeguarding and Inspection

£99+VAT - Members

£149+VAT - Non Members

Inspection is taking a higher profile than ever and safeguarding is a limiting factor. This session will explore key themes in relation to safeguarding from recent inspections along with the importance of evidencing a robust and secure safeguarding culture and the challenges of doing this.

  • 15th Nov, 2024 - 09:30

    Online

Schools, Colleges

Reflecting Upon Safeguarding and Young People with SEND

£99+VAT - Members

£149+VAT - Non Members

Children and young people with SEND represents a growing cohort. This course looks at why children with SEND are at greater risk and how to develop a clear and robust safeguarding culture.

  • 22nd Nov, 2024 - 09:30

    Online

Early Years, Schools, Colleges

Effective Referrals to Children's Services

£149+VAT - Members

£199+VAT - Non Members

This course will cover all of the below points to build staff confidence in writing an effective referral to children’s services, covering areas such as the legal framework, risk assessment and shared understanding.

  • 27th Nov, 2024 - 09:15

    Online

Vaping and the Challenge for Schools

£99 - Members

£149 - Non Members

Vaping is fast becoming a habit of choice for many young people . This session will seek to look at :

  • How habits form- crucial in understanding how we may support young people in breaking those habits
  • Vaping – fact and fiction
  • Taking a whole school approach.

There will be opportunities for open discussions and some reflective group work.

  • 14th Oct, 2024 - 12:30

    Online

Suicide Prevention with PAPYRUS

£25+VAT - Members

£25+VAT - Non Members

Suicide is the biggest killer of people aged 35 and under in the UK. We believe that suicide is often preventable.

Safeguarding Network has commissioned this training to be delivered by PAPYRUS. Prevention of Young Suicide (PAPYRUS) is the UK charity dedicated to the prevention of suicide and the promotion of positive mental health and emotional wellbeing in young people.

  • 11th Jun, 2024 - 15:30

    Online

Grief-Minded Educators: Building Support Systems for Bereaved Children

£99+VAT - Members

£149+VAT - Non Members

92% of children and young people will experience a 'significant' bereavement before the age of 16 and 1 in 25 school age children will have been bereaved of a parent or sibling. (Winston's Wish). Therefore bereavement is, or will be, a significant issue for the majority of children and young people before they leave statutory school age. Schools therefore have a key role to play in providing bereavement support, and yet death remains an issue many of us find uncomfortable, difficult, or even traumatic to talk about. 

  • 19th Jun, 2024 - 09:15

    Online

Child-on-Child Abuse Training

£99+VAT - Members

£149+VAT - Non Members

We are excited to announce the upcoming launch of our new Child-on-Child Abuse Training course! This comprehensive training is specifically designed for Designated Safeguarding Leads and school leaders, equipping you with the knowledge and skills needed to effectively identify and manage cases of child-on-child abuse in your setting.

  • 16th Sep, 2024 - 09:30

    Online

Quality Assurance of Alternative Provisions

£69+VAT - Members

£119+VAT - Non Members

The inspection and QA of alternative provision is rightly under scrutiny. For some of our young people an alternative provision helps them to  maintain a positive view of engaging with adults and education. 

  • 26th Jun, 2024 - 13:00

    Online

Understanding and Preventing Sextortion

FREE - Members

£49+VAT - Non Members

Join our expert-led session to gain crucial insights into the alarming rise of sextortion crimes, as recently highlighted by the National Crime Agency. The session is designed to empower participants by deepening their understanding of sextortion, recognizing the signs of exploitation, and learning preventive strategies to safeguard themselves and others in the digital world.

  • 4th Jul, 2024 - 13:00

    Online

Schools, Colleges

DSL Support Programme

£149+VAT - Members

£199+VAT - Non Members

This 12-hour course seeks to grow the confidence of DSLs and their deputies, building on their initial DSL training. Looking at the challenges of the role, the course seeks to address compliance with statutory guidance, share good practice and consider how to create a whole setting safeguarding culture.

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Early Years

Early Years DSL Support Programme

£149+VAT - Members

£199+VAT - Non Members

A series of four three-hour sessions aimed at new DSLs in Early Years settings. Delivered by experienced early years managers, this course will look at the knowledge and skills required for the role and seek to develop your confidence and understanding.