Designated Safeguarding Leaders
New to Role Course

Interactive  Face to face training via Zoom in 2 sessions

For dates 

 2 sessions:  28th September and  5th October 2021

                        9th November and 17th November 2021 

Participants need to attend both sessions.


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Cost: £115.00 per person for both sessions 

As a multi-agency TRAINER for the Surrey Safeguarding Children Board

and experienced DSL, Sara invites you to join her in this small group

training. You will have the chance to ask everything you ever wanted

know about being a DSL.

This is a brief outline of what we will cover:

  • A guide to all guidance

  • What does OFSTED expect?

  • The role of the Local Safeguarding Partners

  • What are your responsibilities?

  • Record keeping and procedures

  • Making referrals and attending child protection meetings

  • The key issues of the moment- Online Safety, FGM, Child Criminal Exploitation (including County Lines), Modern Day Slavery,  and Children missing from Education

You will leave with a wealth of knowledge and confidence to undertake your new role.


DATE: 28th September and  5th October 2021

           9th November and 17th November 2021

Participants need to attend both sessions

TIMES: 9.00am – 1.00 pm approx

LOCATION: delivered by Zoom

COST: £115.00 per attendee

(includes training materials)

BOOKINGS:  via Sara Alston at

"Very interactive and approachable - based on practical case studies."

                                 John, Head of Y12

"Very enlightening and covered a huge scope of things within safeguarding.  I now feel confident to take on my new role."

                                                 Julia, new DSL