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Other agency training

Other agency training



Designated Person training is offered through Juniper Education for schools and academies. Governors can also access training through here.


Essex Safeguarding Adult Board offers training on topics such as Safeguarding Basic Awareness and Safeguarding and the Law 


The Early Years and Childcare Practitioner website publishes safeguarding information specific to the early years and childcare workforce. This includes a self audit toolkit and early years specific training courses, including e-learning opportunities. 


Schools Infolink has safeguarding information for schools including a best practice checklist, self-assessment audit tool and various toolkits. Click on 'Providing advice and Training to Designated Co-ordinators' for whole school training that can be delivered by the designated person.


Children and Families Essex Social Care Academy offer a comprehensive list of classroom based training and e-learning, available for Newly Qualified, Qualified and Alternatively Qualified Social Workers, Foster Carers, Residential Workers, Partner Agencies and External Organisations (selected courses only).

For enquiries about these courses email: 


Active Essex - Details of training courses, coaching and much more can be found here.


Child Protection in Sport Unit - in association with the NSPCC‘Hopes, Successes and Sparkling Moments – Solution Focused Practice – Inviting Families to Create Change’ national conference.