Introduction to Safeguarding Level 1/2

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Places are limited so early booking is essential Note this is only open to volunteers and new staff working with children and young people This course is designed for new volunteers who are working with young people and need to understand more about safeguarding to ensure our young people are kept safe here in Cumbria

  • Date: 31/03/2020 10:00 AM
  • Location: Cumbria Youth Alliance Town Hall Community Hub, Oxford Street, Workington, CA14 2RS (Map)
  • More Info: Note: there is no parking on site but there are nearby pay and display car parks


By the end of this course you will:

Be able to demonstrate understanding of responsibilities to safeguard children and young people

Consider the local issues relating to safeguarding adolescents

Be able to identify the reasons for changes in legislation and policy

Be able to apply new learning in respect of the lessons of Serious Case Reviews and the impact of them upon practice

Inform about the various types of abuse and neglect that can happen to a child and outline what you must do if you suspect a child is being abused or neglected.

Write an action plan based upon reflective thinking

Refreshments available throughout but please bring your own lunch

To book complete this registration form Safeguarding new for volunteers L1 310320 West Booking info.docx and return by email to or post to Cumbria Youth Alliance, Town Hall Community Hub, Oxford Street, Workington, CA14 2RS

For enquiries contact Cath: 01900 603131