Designated Safeguarding Lead Training in FE

Virtual Workshop 

Tuesday, 17 august AND thursday, 19 august 2021 | 09:30 - 12:30 ON BOTH DAYS





CPD training for senior professionals responsible for safeguarding

It is a statutory requirement for professionals meeting ‘robust 2-yearly training’ for those with a lead or designated professional role for safeguarding. Having completed safeguarding awareness training, this virtual workshop equips professionals to perform their senior safeguarding function.

This in-depth virtual workshop will cover:

  • Latest legislation and procedures, including Inspecting safeguarding in early years, education and skills settings (Ofsted September 2019) and Working together to safeguard children (July 2018) in the context of the further education sector
  • Policy development
  • Awareness of multi-agency working
  • Information sharing
  • The referral processes
  • Thresholds or risk analysis within the content of learners
  • Management of safeguarding with staff and within settings, including the response to sexual violence and sexual harassment
  • Challenging topics are also explored from a management level


AELP are delighted to be working with Education Child Protection (ECP) to offer this virtual workshop, which holds 6 Continuous Professional Development (CPD) credits.  When certificated, delegates can use the ECP centre number to record the activity as CPD. Delegates will be required to attend both sessions fully in order to receive the CPD credits. 



THe VIRTUAL WORKSHOP WILL TAKE PLACE ON go to training. PLEASE ensure your device supports go to training by checking the system requirements needed here.

You will need access to a microphone and a webcam to take part in the sessions.





DSL’s or senior leads responsible for safeguarding in F.E. provisions.

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