We are currently developing our safeguarding training offer, in the meantime we have a whole host of information on our main website. We have included details below on courses available from High Speed training that focus on safer recruitment, vulnerable adults and a designated safeguarding officer course.
There is also a range of training and information available nationally via NCVO, NSPCC and Social Care Institute for Excellence.
You can also access training directly from each of the local safeguarding boards within Hull and East Riding. We have listed these below, you can click on each one to be taken to their website.
North East Lincolnshire
This course is suitable for anyone who has responsibility for hiring and/or supervising new staff members to work with children and young people. This applies whether you’re hiring full-time, part-time or voluntary workers.
Safeguarding children and following the safer recruitment process is vital for all settings where children and young people are present, including activity centres, nurseries, sports clubs, private tutors, childminders, fostering agencies and support services. This course is suitable for all settings.
Designated Safeguarding Officer
This Designated Safeguarding Officer course is suitable for anyone who works frequently with children and who holds a management, supervisory or designated child protection role in settings such as schools, universities, charities, places of worship, sports clubs, leisure centres and GP and healthcare practices.
The course is suitable for anyone wishing to understand the responsibilities of the Designated Safeguarding Officer so that they can become a safeguarding officer for their company or assist those who already hold the position.
Safeguarding Vulnerable Adults
This course is suitable for anyone whose job role involves working with vulnerable adults. It’s suitable for workers of all levels, including managers, supervisors, staff, and volunteers. No pre-requisite knowledge is required.
Examples of people who should take this training include:
- NHS staff.
- Dental professionals.
- Carers (including in a residential home or domestic setting).
- Private healthcare workers.
- Education establishments (e.g. adult learning).