Safeguarding Children Level 3 - Designated Person Training

Target audience:

This is a one day multi-agency programme for those who are the designated person for child protection within their organisation. This includes all agencies that are not education establishments.

This training is not for Schools/Colleges/Academies/Early Years Settings/Pre-Schools  - please follow this link for Designated Person training for your agencies – this training is now organised by Essex Education Services Professional Development.

Learning outcomes:

  • To understand the role and responsibilities of the designated/lead person
  • To understand the legislative and good practice requirements for safeguarding children
  • To understand what safeguarding arrangements should be in place to keep children safe
  • To understand what to do if a safeguarding concern is raised and how you can support staff to recognise these
  • To have the opportunity to reflect on current practice and make changes to better safeguard children and young people

It is expected that participants have previously attended level 2 safeguarding training or equivalent.

Cost to participants


Essex Council for Voluntary Youth Service (ECVYS) members are able to attend at a reduced price


All other Voluntary/Charity/Community Organisations


Health/Police/Probation services/Local government etc. 


Private, independent and profit-making organisations




 Chelmsford Monday 5 February 2018 9.30am- 4.00pm
Course now full
 Chelmsford  Tuesday 20 March 2018  9.30am- 4.00pm
 Course now full

Venue details will be provided when your place is confirmed.