Designated Safeguarding Leaders Training

This one-day training course provides an in-depth overview of what Designated Safeguarding Leaders (DSLs) need to know and do to perform effectively in the role.

The course will cover:

  • Legislation, guidance
  • Keeping Children Safe in Education 2016
  • Role of the designated safeguarding lead
  • Thresholds of child protection and Child in Need
  • Referral Pathways
  • Early Help
  • Child Protection policy, procedures and pro-formas
  • Working with LAC, CP Plan, Child in need
  • Child protection meetings-Case Conferences,
    Core group, multi-agency meetings
  • Female Genital Mutilation, Forced Marriage, Prevent
  • Domestic Abuse
  • Child Sexual Exploitation/Gangs. Children Missing Education
  • Local Safeguarding Children Board
  • Serious case reviews
  • LADO
  • Confidentiality
  • Information sharing

The course must be completed in addition to LA training not as an alternative unless LA states otherwise.

Training Details







DSL Training

Harris City Academy Crystal Palace

Tuesday 19th June 2018

9:00am – 4:00pm


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