Concerned about an adult?

01454 868007 ‐ Monday to Friday 9am ‐ 5pm

01454 615165 ‐ Out of hours and at weekends

In an emergency please ring 999

Concerned about a child?

01454 866000 ‐ Monday to Thursday 9am ‐ 5pm

01454 866000 ‐ Friday 9am ‐ 4.30pm

01454 615165 ‐ Out of hours and at weekends

In an emergency please ring 999

Training and events

Staff from all agencies can book on courses by using South Gloucestershire Council’s self-serve Learning & Development website:

South Gloucestershire Learning and Development Services

 

Available training

  • Safeguarding adults alerter
  • Managing good practice in safeguarding adults issues
  • Managing and preventing organisational abuse
  • Safer recruitment
  • Hoarding and self-neglect
  • Human trafficking and modern slavery
  • Safeguarding adults: CPD update

More details can be found on the Learning and Development website.

  • Mental Capacity Act essentials: care & support staff
  • 4-module training programme for practitioners & managers:
  1. MCA essentials
  2. complex best interest decisions
  3. deprivation and detainment
  4. planning ahead

More details can be found on the Learning and Development website.

Single-agency training

Agencies and work-setting can buy in safeguarding children or safeguarding adults training specifically for their own staff group, using a trainer that is approved by the relevant Safeguarding Board. Enquiries about this option can be sent to: hrworkforcedevelopment@southglos.gov.uk

Charges

There are charges for accessing all of the above courses and e-learning modules. Details are available via the council’s Learning & Development website.