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Safeguarding Responsibilities for Independent School Governors Course (Online)

An essential course for Independent School Governors

What you'll get:

  • One year access to course
  • Certificate
  • Easy access on computer, tablet or phone
  • Duration: Approximately 1.5 hours

Why this course?

  1. Our courses are trusted by many schools and organisations in the UK and abroad
  2. Covers up to date UK government guidance
  3. Quick and simple to sign-up and access on your computer, tablet or phone
  4. Certificate emailed to you straight away upon completion

Who is this course for?

Independent Schools Governors in England, UK

Course aims - To enable you to:

Define Safeguarding & Child Protection - Recognise Schools' and Governors' Responsibilities for Safeguarding - Understand Legal & Statutory Guidance and Reporting - Know what to do if allegations are made against staff - Review DBS, Safer Recruitment and Policies & Procedures - Gain insight into the expectations of Governors and Schools - Consider best practice for your school

Course Outline


  1. Welcome to the Course
  2. Defining Safeguarding & Child Protection
  3. Schools' Responsibilities for Safeguarding
  4. Governors' Responsibilities for Safeguarding
  5. Legal & Statutory Guidance and Reporting
  6. Allegations Made Against Staff
  7. DBS / Safer Recruitment / Policies & Procedures
  8. Expectations of Governors and Schools
  9. Test and Certificate

What People Are Saying:

Really got a lot of this course. Now got a good understanding of the basics of Safeguarding.

Anne Poore