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Designated Safeguarding Officer Advanced Level Fostering
Designated Safeguarding Officer Advanced Level Fostering

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This course is designed to give professionals an understanding of the role of a Designated Safeguarding Officer. It will look at the roles and responsibilities and the importance of providing young people with an emotionally and physically safe space in the organisations that they represent. 

It will look at managing disclosure and the appropriate decisions that need to be made if a child makes a disclosure or a child is deemed to be at risk. Additionally, it will look at appropriate information sharing and above all give a comprehensive overview of safeguarding young people.

The course objectives are as follows:

  • To understand the role of the designated lead
  • To know the key areas of responsibility
  • To know the key legislation and guidance that underpins the role
  • To know the steps to take to ensure the safety of children
  • To understand how to make appropriate decisions
  • To understand the importance of recording, storing, and sharing information

This course meets the Training, Support, and Development Standards as outlined in The Fostering Services (England) Regulations 2011.

Should you have 5 or more learners requiring this training please consider the face to face option we offer.

Should you wish to discuss your needs before making a booking, please go via our live chat.

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  • Course Certificate
  • Includes Extensive Handbook
  • Includes LOR – Learning Outcome Report
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