The Importance of Safeguarding Training in Education

It is very disappointing to read in the papers today that a school in Shropshire has been put into special measures following an Ofsted inspection which identified that there were weaknesses in its safeguarding systems and that staff did not understand how to keep pupils safe. High Quality Safeguarding Training in Education is so Important The importance of high quality safeguarding training cannot be overstated – not simply for the purposes of Ofsted inspections but because well trained members of […]

Safeguarding and Disability

In March we were requested to provide a bespoke training session in Kent by a care and case management company. The company, who are registered with the Care Quality Commission, provide specialised support, care and rehabilitation programmes for people of all ages who have suffered brain injury.  In this instance, the person in question was a teenager with complex physical disabilities and severe learning difficulties. He has limited communication ability and is completely reliant on his carers for all aspects […]

Call us now for safeguarding training

First Intuition, based in the UK, are an accountancy tuition provider for students and employers. They are a forward thinking organisation who need to make sure their safeguarding responsibilities in relation to young people and staff are up to date at all times. This is particularly pertinent with regular Ofsted inspections. Safeguarding strategies were recently invited to their regional offices at Cambridge and Reading, to deliver basic safeguarding and advanced safeguarding courses. The safeguarding training was delivered by one of […]

Dental staff need specialised safeguarding training

We held a really successful and stimulating safeguarding training session with dental professionals at ‘The Studio’ in Manchester earlier this month. The training was organised and supported by the DBG, a specialist healthcare support company with whom we regularly work in partnership. The law now required all dental staff to undertake specialised safeguarding training to learn how to detect and deal with potential neglect and abuse. Such training is now a General Dental Council and Care Quality Commission mandatory requirement. […]

Safeguarding training for French Doctors and Medical Professionals

In January, we held our second safeguarding training day at Le Dispensaire Francais’ in Hammersmith, London. ‘Le Dispensaire Francais’ is a non-profit making organisation providing assistance to French and French speaking people in need with the patron of this unique clinic being The Duchess of Cornwall. The training was for a mixed group of Doctors and medical professionals and provided a refresher element of some of the basic safeguarding elements, as well as the advanced level safeguarding required by GP’s. […]