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Safeguarding & Child Protection Two Day Training for Newly Appointed Designated and Deputy Designated Teachers- Omagh Office


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  • To enable Designated and Deputy Designated Teachers to have an understanding of child protection and safeguarding issues.
  • To equip Designated and Deputy Designated Teachers with the knowledge and skills required to apply relevant child protection legislation, policies and procedures to their day to day practice.


  • Become familiar with the principles, legislation, policies and guidance underpinning safeguarding and the relationship between safeguarding and child protection.

  • Recognise the signs and symptoms of physical, sexual, emotional abuse, neglect and exploitation.

  • Increase awareness of specific safeguarding issues such as domestic violence, child sexual exploitation and online safety and recognise safeguarding issues for children with increased vulnerabilities.

  • The roles and responsibilities of Designated Teachers, the safeguarding team, Board of Governors, EA CPSS and ETI.

Through the use of a case study and additional information become familiar with the following;

  • Case Management Reviews

  • Challenges for children and professionals in managing disclosures.

  • Recognising, receiving, responding to and recording activities following a disclosure or observation of child abuse.

  • Use of the UNOCINI referral document.

  • Relationships with our partner agencies and how we communicate with them.

  • Case conference and Decision Making.

  • Recording and Record Keeping.

  • Policy Development in your school.

  • Child Protection Awareness Raising for all school staff

Participants will be invited by the Child Protection Support Service Team


Newly Appointed Designated and Deputy Designated Teachers

Course Details:

01 October 2021 - 31 March 2022

9.30am - 4.00pm

Sub cover provided to a maximum of £200 per day

Education Authority



Option Dates

Online Training -Zoom Omagh Office
19 Oct 2021 to 20 Oct 2021

Online Training - Zoom Omagh Office
22 Mar 2022 to 23 Mar 2022
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