Training Overview


Designated Safeguarding Lead

Area:                Safeguarding and Welfare, SEND, Learning and Development
Audience:       Leaders and Managers

This course will prepare participants to recognise early signs of child abuse, increase confidence in participants role in safeguarding children and help to build networks of support

Learning Objectives:

  • To describe the role of the designated person and key areas of responsibility
  • To identify key legislation and guidance
  • To explore what action to take when informed of a range of concerns about a child
  • To understand the issues in connection with recording, sharing information and confidentiality
  • To take part in the referral process
  • To describe the role your setting has in the multi-agency child protection process