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Safer Settings - Designated safeguarding lead Network - 1 hour briefing

Course title: Safer settings - reflecting on practice

Course tutors: Early Childhood Services

This training will be delivered using Microsoft Teams. Please book on to the course using Eventbrite. You will receive an email from Early Childhood services with a link to the briefing and further instructions to enable you to access this.

Target group: This course is for leaders and managers with supervisory responsibilities, safeguarding designated persons in Early Years practitioners in private, voluntary and independent early year's settings and experienced child-minders.*

(*Please note, only one place bookable per setting, due to high demand. If you have more than one setting and intend to send individuals from separate settings, please state clearly when booking, which setting each person is from to avoid confusion.)

About this course

The aim of the training is to:

  • Strengthen safeguarding practice and build confidence of Designated Persons for Safeguarding, through reflection and peer support
  • To consider and share practice on the implementation of current and relevant safeguarding policy and practices.


  • To strengthen the Designated Person including Childminder’s role in supporting setting staff to reflect upon what they observe, information shared and the actions required to ensure children are kept safe and families are supported
  • To increase participants confidence and understanding of the benefits and impact reflective practice contributes to early years and childcare settings.

Course dates




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23 June 2020

10:00 – 11:00


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23 June 2020

13:30 – 14:30


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23 June 2020

19:00 – 20:00


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2 July 2020



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2 July 2020



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The following costs will apply to this training course: 

  • NCC EY provider: Free
  • NCPF Practitioner: Free.

Booking information

You must use the Eventbrite link to book a course. You cannot contact the course admin to book.

Make sure you have your managers approval before booking on a course.

If you have booked a place but find you cannot make it remember to cancel your place so others can attend.

Please remember to bring your Eventbrite ticket on the day.

Cancellation policy 

If you fail to attend a course you have booked. Non-attenders will be charged a £50 late cancellation fee as per the TADO website.

To view or change your booking in any way (such as cancelling your place) you must setup an Eventbrite account.

The email address you use to set up your account must be the same you used when originally booking the course.

Make sure your email address is correct or you will not receive any of the course information or notifications.

If you cannot go on a course and want a colleague to go in your place:

  • If there are still places left then your colleague must book their own place and you must cancel yours
  • If a course is full then telephone 0115 977 2510 to change the booking.

Course administration

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