Training Events:

Introduction to education designated safeguarding lead

Introduction to education designated safeguarding lead

  • Date: TBA
  • Venue: Various

Target audience

This course is aimed at practitioners who are new in to post to designated safeguarding lead position, or have never completed a designated safeguarding lead training course whilst in post.





Course code

To identify the need for future dates, please may you complete the application form for an expression of interest, using the date 01/04/2021 and course code EX47.

Please note that the above date is not the date of training, and is only an example date.



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.