• Other training

Other agency training

Designated Person training is offered through Essex Education Services for schools and academies. Governors can also access training through here.

Family Operations Essex Social Care Academy offer a comprehensive list of classroom based training and e-learning, available for Newly Qualified, Qualified and Alternatively Qualified Social Workers, Foster Carers, Residential Workers, Partner Agencies and External Organisations (selected courses only), including this Introduction to Family Operations session

For enquiries about these courses email: ESCA.scf@essex.gov.uk 

Essex Safeguarding Adult Board offers training on topics such as Safeguarding Basic Awareness and Safeguarding and the Law 

The Early Years and Childcare Practitioner website publishes safeguarding information specific to the early years and childcare workforce. This includes a self audit toolkit and early years specific training courses, including e-learning opportunities. 

Schools Infolink has safeguarding information for schools including a best practice checklist, self-assessment audit tool and various toolkits. Click on 'Providing advice and Training to Designated Co-ordinators' for whole school training that can be delivered by the designated person.

The Working Together Website contains useful information and resources relating to partnership working, as well as details of the various training options either face to face training courses or online e-learning.

Active Essex - Details of training courses, coaching and much more can be found here

Child Protection in Sport Unit - in association with the NSPCC