Training Events:

Designated safeguarding lead for childminders

Designated safeguarding lead for childminders

  • Date: 01-04-2021
  • Venue: Various

Target Audience

This course is aimed at childminders, who work with children aged 0-4 years in an early years setting.

** Both sessions are mandatory, this is a two part course. Please fill out an application for both sessions.





Course code

Currently no more dates available.


The aim of this course is for practitioners who have safeguarding responsibilities to understand the concepts of Safeguarding & Child Protection and how they relate to their job. As well as to look at their role within a national context against the relevant legislation.


By the end of the session the course participants will have been informed how:

  • To understand your responsibilities as the Designated Safeguarding Lead.
  • To manage local issues and best practice in this area.
  • To be able to recognise and respond to concerns appropriately.
  • To share information appropriately with other professionals and agencies.

Please make a note of the course title, code and date - these are needed for the application form.