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Safeguarding and Community Safety training

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If you are external to the council you must register for a training account, to do so please refer to our how to apply for training webpage.

Training opportunities 

The Training Sub Groups of the Gateshead Safeguarding Children Partnership (GSCP), Safeguarding Adults Board (SAB) and Community Safety Board aim to ensure priority areas are supported by appropriate training opportunities for Gateshead Council and Partner Agency employees.

Over the year the training programmes will be developed, as priorities change, or demand increases. It is recommended that you regularly check this page for updates. 

If you work for the Health Service and are due to refresh your Multi-Agency Level 3 training, please check for the * listed next to the course.

Upcoming training opportunities for the following month

Please note this table will be updated each month to summarise what training is upcoming.

DateTimeCourse
4 June 20249.30am to 4.30pmDomestic Violence and Abuse - Ask and Action (DAPS Level 2) Face to face
20 June 20249.30am to 3.30pmEffective Child Protection Conferences and Core Groups *
27 June 20249.30am to 1pmSafeguarding Adults Undertaking Enquiries (Professionals Level 3)
27 June 20249.30am to 12.30pmSafeguarding Children and Child Protection
27 June 20241.30pm to 2.30pmResponding to Allegations of Abuse Against Professionals/Volunteers Who Work With Children
1 July 20249.30am to 4.30pm Safeguarding Babies from Abuse and Neglect *
2 July 20249.30am to 12.30pm Children Living with Domestic Abuse *
3 July 20249.30am to 1pmMulti-agency Safeguarding Children Training Level 3 *
3 July 20249.30am to 4.30pmAn Introduction in to Child and Young People's Mental Health (iCHAM) L3*
19 September 20249.30am to 12.30pmExecutive Dysfunction and the Mental Capacity Act
25 September 20249.30am to 3.30pm Effective Child Protection Conferences and Core Groups *
26 September 20249.30am to 12.30pm Safeguarding Children and Child Protection

 

Training opportunities for 2024/25

Courses
An Introduction in to Child and Young People's Mental Health (iCHAM) L3*
Children Living with Domestic Abuse *
Contextualized Safeguarding *
Domestic Abuse Open Clasp Video and Discussion Forum
Domestic Violence and Abuse - Awareness Raising (DAPS Level 1) Face to face
Domestic Violence and Abuse - Ask and Action (DAPS Level 2) Face to face
Domestic Violence and Abuse - Trusted Professionals (DAPS Level 3) *
Drug and Alcohol Awareness *
Effective Child Protection Conferences and Core Groups *
Executive Dysfunction and the Mental Capacity Act
Foetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorder (FASD) *
Gateshead MARAC Training
The Impact of Parental Mental Health
Introduction to the Mental Capacity Act 2005 (MCA)
Knife Crime Awareness
Mental Capacity Act Refresher
Multi-agency Safeguarding Children Training Level 3 *
Neglect (Level 3) *
Practical Application of the Mental Capacity Act 2005 for Adult Services *
Practical Application of the Mental Capacity Act 2005 for Children's Services *
Responding to Allegations of Abuse Against Professionals/Volunteers Who Work With Children
Safeguarding Adults Reporting Concerns
Safeguarding Adults Undertaking Enquiries (Professionals Level 3)
Safeguarding Adults Undertaking Enquiries for Provider Services Level 3
Safeguarding Babies from Abuse and Neglect *
Safeguarding Children and Child Protection
Stalking Awareness, Risk and Support *

 

Free training resources

Courses
ACT Awareness Training (opens new window)
Prevent Government Training (opens new window)
Zero Suicide Alliance (opens new window)
DateCourseLink
23 May Transition into Adulthood-Preventing Exploitation as Children Approach 18 (PDF) [120KB] (opens new window) Childrens Society
3 June Preventing and Disrupting Exploitation within the Night Time Economy (PDF) [120KB] (opens new window) Childrens Society
4 June Domestic Abuse Open Clasp Video and Discussion Forum (PDF) [132KB] (opens new window) SAB BS
11 July Disrupting Exploitation (PDF) [120KB] (opens new window) Childrens Society
29 August Transition into Adulthood-Preventing Exploitation as Children Approach 18 (PDF) [120KB] (opens new window) Childrens Society
16 September Financial Exploitation (PDF) [120KB] (opens new window) Childrens Society

18 October and 20 November

Mate Crime Forum Theatre (PDF) [235KB] (opens new window) Booking Form