22/23 Newly Appointed Designated Safeguarding Lead Training over 2 days including 4.10.22 and 19.10.22


Cross Phase


Safeguarding and Child Protection

Event Details

Start Date and Time Wednesday 19 October 9:30 am
End Date and Time Wednesday 19 October 2:30 pm
Emma Harding
Location Online Event
Parking No

Event Prices

Subscriber Credit Cost .00
Subscriber Cost .00
PAYG Credit Cost .00
PAYG Cost .00


Please note:

This training course is suitable for those wanting the role of *Designated Safeguarding Lead (DSL) and Deputy Designated Safeguarding Lead (DDSL). (*Please note that the DSL must be in a senior management position).


The course is split into two days with the aim to cover the following areas:

  • issues related to compromised parenting and the impact on children and young people
  • knowledge of what constitutes harm
  • knowledge of SSCP priorities e.g child exploitation, neglect, exploitation and local procedures
  • issues associated with apps, internet sites and online gaming
  • learning from serious case review
  • the concept of disguised compliance, professional curiosity and authoritative practice
  • thresholds and referral processes
  • guidance and requirements for schools to ensure compliance
  • role of DSL and DDSL 

Both days must be attended to gain certification. 

Delegates will be requested to complete a gap task activity.


As above