Frequently asked questions

How do I apply for a place on a training course or seminar?

You can apply for a place on a training course or a seminar event by filling in and returning the NSCB electronic training application form [WORD]which also needs to be endorsed by a line manage.

How will I know if I have a place on a training course or seminar event?

You will be sent email confirmation of your place on a training event 3-4 weeks before the date of the event. Please contact us if you have not received confirmation of your booking. If you have been unsuccessful we will also let you know.

Can I attend without having applied for a place?

Places on training courses and seminars will be allocated to those who have applied for a training place using the application process.

Do you provide lunch? 

No, the NSCB does not provide lunchtime food or refreshments. Where possible events are held at venues where provision can be purchased on site or nearby. Delegates are able to bring food with them.

What should I do if I can no longer attend?

Please contact the Training Administrator as soon as you know you are unable to attend. The NSCB reserves the right to charge a £40 fee for places cancelled with less the 24 hours before the start of the course and for non attendance at events.

Will I get a certificate?

You will receive a certificate if you complete the whole training event. However, regarding the Working Together to Safeguard Children event, you will need to complete the online survey monkey evaluation process before a certificate is issued to you.

Do I need to bring anything with me to the event?

You may be sent any pre-course materials by email and we will inform you if anything requires printing and bringing along to the event.