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Early Years Designated Safeguarding Leads (REFRESHER)

Event/course Code EYC 18/050
Event/course type Course
Number of sessions 1  
Event/course summary This course will cover all the safeguarding areas required by Ofsted and it will take into account any changes linked to the revised EYFS 2017. It is a refresher for existing designated leads. PLEASE NOTE: This course DOES NOT replace the full training programme for early years designated safeguarding leads training. This refresher training is for leads who have taken the designated safeguarding leads training in the last two years.
Aims The course will provide early years designated leads with updated information & skills linked to good safeguarding practice and increase confidence in undertaking this role. 
Learning outcomes - skills and knowledge By the end of the session, participants will:
- Be prepared for Ofsted inspection and updated on requirements linked to safeguarding.
- Be clear about their responsibilities as designated leads
- Have identified any significant changes required to policies including domestic violence, prevent, sexual exploitation, FGM
- Have greater understanding of the thresholds of need and referring concerns.
- Have reviewed procedures and practice linked to allegations management including whistle blowing and safe recruitment.
Intended impact on practice Enhanced safeguarding practices within early years settings.
Additional event/course information This course does not replace the Designated Safeguarding Leads training but can be an annual refresher for leads who have taken the designated training in the last two years.

The start time advertised on TPD allows 15 minutes for arrival/refreshments etc.
Who is this event for? This refresher course is ONLY intended for Designated Safeguarding Leads of Early Years settings who have already undertaken a DSL program in the last two years.

Wandsworth settings only. 
Lead Trainer
Trainers Bernadette McCormack
Information about trainer(s)  
Subject Areas Child Protection / Early Help / Early Years & Foundation Stage / Safeguarding (Children & Young People) / Team Around the Child
Key Stages
Foundation No KS1 Yes KS2 Yes KS3 Yes KS4 Yes KS5 Yes 14-19/24 Yes 
Event/course administrator Samreen Zamir (
Event/course organiser Alison Strickland
Event/course costs
Richmond and Wandsworth statutory organisation and Wandsworth school£60.00
Wandsworth voluntary or community organisation and Richmond voluntary or community organisation (adult services)£60.00
Wandsworth private, independent or academy school / organisation and Richmond private organisation (adult services)£60.00
Out of Wandsworth borough school or organisation (children's services) / out of Richmond and Wandsworth organisation (adult services)£0.00
SessionSession DateSession TimeSession VenueMap
Session 1Friday 15 June 201809:15 - 16:30Early Years CentreMap