Designated Lead Person (DSL Level 3)
Dates of Courses London
Friday 25th November 2016 – Education
Thursday 12th January 2017 – Education
Friday 10th March 2017 – Education
Friday 21st April Level 3 2017 - Health
Thursday 8th June 2017 - Education
Friday 8th September 2017 – Education
Thursday 5th October 2017 Level 3 – Health
Friday 24th November 2017 – Education
Venue - St Lukes Centre, 90 Central Street, London, EC1V 8AJ
Duration: 1 Day 9.30am – 3.30pm
Dates of Courses Manchester:
Duration: 1 Day 9.30am – 4.30pm
Venue – Empress Business Park
Tuesday 22ndNovember 2016 – Education/Health
Friday 20th January 2017 – Education/Health
Thursday 20th April 2017 – Education/Health
Wednesday 5th July 2017 – Education/Health
Tuesday 19th September 2017 – Education/Health
Thursday 30th November 2017 – Education/Health
Dates of Courses Birmingham:
Duration: 1 Day 9.30am – 4.30pm
Friday 25th November 2016 – Education/Health
For booking details please email Jan Harrison at email@example.com or call 0800 774 7034.
Child Protection Level 3 is for Designated Senior Person/Child Protection Officer, in line with OFSTED inspection Framework 2012, and the updated OFSTED inspecting safeguarding January 2014 briefing for section 5 inspection, this briefing paper aims to support inspectors in reviewing schools safeguarding arrangements when carrying out section 5 inspections, latest government legislation and guidance including Working Together to Safeguard Children 2013 updated (3,4,5,6,7 &8) Children Act 2004 (section 11) NICE Guidelines and L.S.C.B. compliant.
The General Medical Council from September 2012 Doctors and Nurses working directly with children must complete Level 3 Training
Who is the Designated Lead Person (DSL Level 3)course for:
Child Protection Level 3 Designated Person training is for lead person/s within the organisation who has responsibility for safeguarding Children. This would include Education, Managers/Senior staff within Residential, Governors, General Practitioners, Practice Nurses, NHS, Mental Health and anyone who is responsible for safeguarding children within their organisation.
The course focuses on a review of current knowledge, legislation and regulation, recording and sharing of confidential information and how a referral to children’s social services should be made, reporting procedures, multi-agency working, safer recruitment the selection checklist, Independent Safeguarding Authority and Working Together to safeguard Children 2013 update and awareness of the emotional dimensions of child protection work, and ways on how the designated Person can support staff.
General Medical Council (GMC) requirements are that General practitioners and nurses working directly with children should complete the Level 3 training, and that this should be undertaken every three years.
Promote safe practice and challenge poor and unsafe practice. Identify instances in which there are grounds for concern about a child’s welfare, and initiate or take appropriate action to keep them safe. Prevent unsuitable people working with children and young people. Contribute to effective partnership working between all those involved with providing services for children and young people.
Course Content for Child Protection Training Level 3:
- Reviewing current knowledge.
- What is Child Protection?
- Working Together to Safeguard Children & Young People 2013 update
- Types of abuse and protection
- What is “Every Child Matter’s”
- Where do we go from here?
- Safer Recruitment
- Recruitment and Selection checklist
- Problems at Home v Problems at School
- Fundamentals of Safeguarding Children
- The designated person
- Protocols and strategies (DBS)
- Learning Lessons
- PHSE lessons
- Intervention versus non-intervention
- Successful Implementation
- Local Safeguarding Children’s Board
- Multi Agency Working
- OFSTED new Inspection Framework 2012 (regarding safeguarding)
- OFSTED section 5 Inspection Framework January 2014
- Final thoughts, useful books, links and contacts
Working Together to Safeguard Children 2013 sets out how organisations and individuals should work together to Safeguard and promote the welfare of children and young people in accordance with the Children Act 1989 and Children Act 2004.
A certificate will be awarded on completion of the course, however if there is any change in legislation a briefing session will be facilitated for the delegates who attended the course.
Also government guidance and recommendation is that Safeguarding and Child Protection training should be annually for senior staff and practitioners.
The cost for this course is available on request. Please call us on 0800 774 7034 and speak to one of our Child Protection Consultants for full course details, or alternatively email us at firstname.lastname@example.org. This Course is available in house where we visit your place of work or a suitable location of your choice to deliver the training.
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