Lancashire Professional Development Service

CPD, Bespoke Consultancy and Primary Resources

Course code Keystage(s) Presented by
GOV103 Foundation; KS1; KS3; Post16
  • Victoria Wallace (School Safeguarding Officer)

Course Objectives

Schools which have bought into the Service Level Agreement will receive this course for free as part of their package but will be charged £25 for non-attendance. Schools which have not bought in to the SLA will be charged the full course fee.

This is a practical and interactive session which will encourage Governors to think about the role the Governing Board has with regards to safeguarding.

This course will:
Provide an oversight to Safeguarding expectations in an education setting
Gain a clear understanding of legislation and guidance that underpins safeguarding in schools
Gain an understanding of the role and expectations of the Governing Board in relation to safeguarding in schools
Develop a realistic understanding of safeguarding issues that schools deal with on a day to day basis and strategies to manage such issues.

This course is for Governors only. Schools buying into the SLA for training can attend this course for free. Non Governors will be charged the full course fee.

Cancellation fees will apply for non-attendance or if a course place is cancelled by the delegate within 21 working days of the course date.

If you have applied online and ticked to have acceptance sent via email the email will be sent 2-3 weeks before as well as a letter to the your Schools Portal.

ONLY the Lead Governor for Safeguarding and Child Protection should attend this Course. It is NOT a requirement that ALL Governors are trained in Safeguarding and Child Protection. Lead Governors for Child Protection and Safeguarding MUST read Part One of the Keeping Children Safe in Education 2020 Document before they attend the training session

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