Training and events

Appointed Safeguarders have access to Continuing Professional Development (CPD) opportunities and associated materials.

Safeguarder CPD Opportunities

We understand and appreciate that learning and development is an important part of the Safeguarder role.

You can read our learning strategy which outlines plans for digital learning starting in the near future.

Upcoming Webinars for 2021

We continue to explore new learning opportunities that will support your role and with this is mind we have the following Learning and Development opportunities available in the coming months (dates to be confirmed):  

  • Date tbc: Court practice module 
  • Date tbc: Children’s Rights - working with diversity and understanding unconscious bias
  • April tbc: Report writing - the role of the Safeguarder
  • May tbc: Autism awareness and communication 

NOTE: our training opportunities are only open to Government-appointed Safeguarders, appointed via the Children's Hearings System (CHS).