Designated Person for Safeguarding

Tuesday, 23 February, 2021 - 09:30
Online via Zoom

Tuesday 23rd February 2021, 9.30am – 12.30pm (Deadline for booking: 9am on Tuesday 16th February)

The role of Designated Person is a challenging one, but is vital in protecting your organisation, its staff and the people you work with. 
This online Safer Culture NE training session from Northumberland CVA will give you an understanding of:

  • Your role of Designated Person (DP)
  • How to deal with concerns about an individual’s welfare
  • How to deal with allegations of abuse against a team member
  • Engaging with your local Safeguarding Board
  • Training and development needs for yourself as DP and for those you support

To take part in this training, you must previously have completed at least basic safeguarding training withing the last three years.
There is some pre-learning required (30 mins max of reading) before attending this Zoom session.  To allow us to send out the material for this, and to ensure you have the opportunity to complete it, the closing date for booking a place on this session is Monday 16th November 2020.   
To book a place on this training, please email  Please state the name of the session and its date when booking.
Safer Culture North East

This session is part of Safer Culture North East, a partnership between Catalyst Stockton-on-Tees, Connected Voice, Durham Community Action, Northumberland CVA and VONNE, funded jointly by the Department for Digital, Culture, Media and Sport and the National Lottery Community Fund.

All Safer Culture North East training sessions are open to people from across the partnership areas.  

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