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

Training Brochure

Inter-agency safeguarding children training

  • Introduction to Child Protection
  • Advanced Child Protection
  • Advanced Child Protection Update
  • Raising Awareness of Exploitation: A Contextual Safeguarding Approach
  • Working with Parents through Child Exploitation
  • Working with victims of Child Exploitation: Skills and Practice
  • FGM awareness
  • Safeguarding Disabled Children
  • Capturing the Views and Wishes of Disabled Children
  • Human trafficking and modern slavery
  • Safer recruitment
  • Signs of Safety Two Day Introduction
  • Signs of Safety: Awareness
  • Signs of Safety in Practice for Partners

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

Safeguarding children e-learning

    • Level 2 Safeguarding Children
    • Understanding Domestic Abuse
    • Modern Slavery & Trafficking
    • Child Exploitation
    • Working with children with learning difficulties and disabilities
    • Early Child Development Foundation
    • E-Safety
    • Understanding the impact of the trio of vulnerabilities
    • Self Harm
    • Female Genital Mutilation
    • Safeguarding in Education
    • Safer Recruitment
    • Level One Safeguarding Everyone
    • Equality and Diversity in Social Care
    • Inclusive Behaviour and Unconscious Bias
    • Radicalisation and Extremism
    • Managing Challenging Conversations

    You can now self-register for many of these modules via this link: https://learning.southglos.gov.uk/cpd/external_elearning.asp

    If you need support or advice on accessing the e-modules, you can email the council Workforce Development Team’s general in-box at: hrworkforcedevelopment@southglos.gov.uk

People can email the council Workforce Development Team’s general in-box at: hrworkforcedevelopment@southglos.gov.uk to request login and password details for these modules.

Safeguarding Bitesize Sessions

  • Bitesize Exploitation Workshop (45 minutes)
  • Bitesize Thresholds Workshop (1 hour)

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

Details on charges are available via the council’s Learning & Development website.