Safeguarding Children Level 3 Designated Safeguarding Lead

Course information

Our Safeguarding Children Level 3 Designated Safeguarding Officer (DSL) course is for anyone who is responsible for Safeguarding Children within their establishment such as Head Teachers, Governors, Head of Years, Safeguarding Officers, Children's Home Managers, Early Years Managers, Doctors, Nurses, Dentists, Teachers and those with pastoral care responsibilities. 

This course is set up for those working in settings such as Primary and Secondary Schools, Higher Education Establishments, Academies, SEN schools, Early Years Establishments, Adventure Centres, Sports Teams, Leisure centres, Care Homes, Clinics, Surgeries, Health Centres and those in management positions representing child orientated organisations.

Subjects covered in this course include:

Course Overview, KCSIE 2023 (01st Sept 2023 UPDATED), The Designated Officer, Defining Safeguarding, Conceptions, Vulnerable Children, Influencing Factors, The Protection, Defining Child Abuse, The Hidden Face, Types and Forms, Physical Abuse, Emotional Abuse, Neglect, Sexual Abuse, Bullying, E-safety, FGM, Forced Marriage, The Prevent Duty, Recognising Signs, Child Protection Law, Protection, Policies and Procedures, Disclosure, Recording, Referrals, Post Referrals, Section 11, Sharing of Information, Safer Recruitment, Taking the next Step and Latest updates.

The latest updates are in line with Keeping Children Safe in Education 01st September 2023 and Working together to Safeguard Children 01st July 2022

Further information about this qualification

Course Delivery: Online.

Certification: Valid for 2 Years.  Download and print your certificate.

Duration: Approx. 4 hours to complete.

Recognised by: Ofsted, ISI, ISA, HMIE, Estyn, Sports and Medical regulating bodies and childminding agencies.

Progression - We would suggest the Safer Recruitment in Education course.

FREE Updates - you are welcome to look back over the course modules for a further 12 months from your course completion date.



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Safeguarding Children Level 3 Designated Lead

  1. Course Overview
  2. The Designated Officer
  3. Defining Safeguarding
  4. Conceptions
  5. Vulnerable Children
  6. Influencing Factors
  7. The Protection
  8. Defining Child Abuse
  9. The Hidden Face
  10. Types and Forms
  11. Physical Abuse
  12. Emotional Abuse
  13. Neglect
  14. Sexual Abuse
  15. Bullying
  16. E-safety
  17. FGM
  18. Forced Marriage
  19. The Prevent Duty
  20. Recognising Signs
  21. Child Protection Law
  22. Protection, Policies and Procedures
  23. Procedures
  24. Disclosure
  25. Recording
  26. Referrals
  27. Post Referrals
  28. Section 11
  29. Sharing of Information
  30. Safer Recruitment
  31. Taking the next Step
  32. Latest updates
  33. KCSiE 2023

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