Designated Safeguarding Lead Person Refresher Course

Keeping Children Safe in Education, September 2018 and Government guidance requires refresher training every two years. The course will cover responsibilities of the designated person, new initiatives, issues and challenges of the role. It will provide staff with the opportunity to discuss difficulties/problems associated with their role and to explore possible solutions. It also provides an update on the most recent legislation changes (i.e. Keeping Children Safe in Education – September 2019, DBS, etc) that affect Safeguarding and Child Protection.


  • Will be safer and have safeguarding needs met in an appropriate and timely manner
  • Will understand the child protection responsibilities of the designated safeguarding lead person
  • Will be safer organisations and comply with government/statutory guidance

This course is designed for those acting as the designated safeguarding lead/ person for child protection, or their deputies, or those who have previously attended the full day Designated Safeguarding Lead/Person initial training