Level 3 - Safeguarding Children

This course is based on the core requirements from the Department of Education (DfE) "Working Together to Safeguard Children 2018 guidance" and the London Child Protection Procedures.

Please be aware this is not “Designated safeguarding leads” training.

Learning objectives

  • recognise abuse and common obstacles
  • gain knowledge on sharing information and analysis
  • understand multi-agency working 
  • identify professional blind spots
  • understand agency roles and responsibilities
  • understand the role of Croydon Safeguarding Children’s Partnership (CSCP)
  • know the benefits of effective safeguarding supervision
  • understand more about the local needs
  • gain knowledge about local safeguarding practice reviews, and how they explore general improvements to practice through changes to the system

Who this course is for

Staff and volunteers who work regularly or intensely with children and young people and their families.

Please note: before attending this course, you should complete ”Safeguarding children: level 1” e-learning and ”Safeguarding children: level 2” e-learning.

Staff from Croydon Integrated Care Board (ICB) and the Croydon Health Service (CHS) should speak with their training teams before booking this course.

Staff groups that should take this course

Groups 3 to 6. Visit the staff groups page for more information about this.

Training stage covered

Stages 3 to 6. Visit the training stages page for more information about this.

Next course date

31 January 2023, 9.30am to 3pm. Book this course

Contact us

If you need any help or more information about this course, please email: cscptraining@croydon.gov.uk