Helping to keep children and young people safe in Derby and Derbyshire
The Derby and Derbyshire Safeguarding Children Partnership provides general and specialist courses to help build staff skills, knowledge, values and confidence when working with children, young people and families.
Multi-agency training is available for volunteers and practitioners working across Derby and Derbyshire only. Any organisations or agencies outside of Derby and Derbyshire who would like to access our training should contact the Partnership via DDSCPTraining@derby.gov.uk
Courses are provided by a multi-agency pool of specialist trainers.
There are high quality additional training resources that have been developed to help you cover topics in your setting with staff and in some cases children and young people.
The DDSCP also quality assures independent safeguarding training providers so that organisations commissioning specific training packages can be confident that the training is good quality and up to date.
Please note all training will continue to be delivered virtually via MS Teams until December 2021. All courses are free to book on during this period.
To book on all courses register or log in here.
You will need to register and create a user account. Please use the How to create a training account guide on setting up your account. Once you have done this, you will be able to:
Please note: delegates must create their own individual account. There is no facility for one person to create an account in their name and book places for multiple members of staff.
Multi-agency Training Pathway
The DDSCP Learning and Organisational Development sub-group have updated the Training Pathway for agencies.
Please ensure that you have carefully read the Multi-Agency Training Pathway (2020) document before booking a training place.
For agencies who make an annual financial contribution for DDSCP training, places are free. For all other agencies there is a charge of £95 for a full day and £50 for a half-day training session in Derby.
To assist you to choose please follow these steps:
Decide which courses are relevant to your role. Discuss and agree with your line manager which training course is appropriate to attend.