Our office hours are Monday to Thursday 9.00am - 5pm and 9.00am - 3pm on Fridays
If you are not sure what you need or just prefer to talk to someone about an order, please phone or email us. We are a Community Interest Company whose prime function is to improve safeguarding, rather than create profit. We are more than happy to help and advise.
***********All SAFE training and resources are now updated to reflect the Care Act 2014, revised statutory guidances Working Together to Safeguard Children 2015 and Keeping Children Safe in Education 2015; and What to do if you're worried a child is being abused 2015 ***********
We are currently recruiting for positions within SAFEcic. If you think you would like to be part of our friendly team please click the link for more details. Join Us
Please note, from 15 July 2016 our new office address is; SAFEcic, Unit 10, Progress Way, Mid Suffolk Business Park, Eye, IP23 7HU.
Child Protection, Child Safeguarding Training, Adult Safeguarding Training & Comprehensive Safeguarding Solutions
Welcome to the SAFE website. SAFEchild and SAFEadult, have combined and we are now SAFEcic delivering specialist child and adult safeguarding solutions both in the UK and Internationally. Safeguarding is everybody’s business and with child protection issues featuring prominently in recent news headlines, there has never been a more relevant time to increase the education on safeguarding children and adults at risk in this vitally important area. We are an expert, not-for-profit organisation offering a well-established, full range of high quality child protection training and other child and adult safeguarding courses. We also offer safeguarding audits,policies and procedures as part of SAFE membership, advice, support and consultancy. We carry professional indemnity insurance cover for all the services we provide. SAFE’s primary sectors are Education (including Early Years), health (including Dental Care Professionals, General Practice and Primary Medical Services, Care Homes and Optometrists) and in the private sector our customer base includes many of the UK’s largest Leisure and Entertainment provider companies. In fact SAFE has trained over 80,000 people so far! As a not for profit organisation we plough our profits back into the community by working extensively with voluntary community, charitable organisations and faith groups We use the proceeds from our commercial activities to reinvest into our community objectives to help further the safeguarding of children and adults at risk.
As SAFEcic is an "eligible body" delivering educational services, all of our training courses are VAT exempt.
Connect with us to keep up to date with our latest safeguarding training offers and freebies:
Online Child Protection Training, Adult Safeguarding & eSafety Courses
SAFE provides child safeguarding courses covering both online child and adult safeguarding training and face to face child and adult safeguarding training. Our safeguarding courses cover both the UK and overseas, encompassing online child safeguarding training (formerly online child protection training), online adult safeguarding training (formerly called safeguarding of vulnerable adults – SOVA) and online eSafety training.
Online safeguarding training provides a cost-effective and convenient way of ensuring your organisation keeps its staff’s safeguarding training and safeguarding policies up to date. Our suite of online solutions includes child protection courses and many other types of safeguarding training online:
Standard Child Safeguarding (formerly level 1 and level 2 child protection training)
Leading on Child Safeguarding (formerly level 3 and level 4 child protection training)
International Child Safeguarding (for all personnel working overseas)
eSafety Training (staying safe online)
All of our online courses are fully trackable. To verify a SAFE online training certificate, please follow this link.
All of our training courses have been updated in line with the new Working Together to Safeguard Children 2015, Keeping Children Safe in Education 2015, What to do if you're worried a child is being abused 2015 and the Care Act 2014.
Face to Face Safeguarding Courses
To check locations, dates and content and to book places on SAFEcic scheduled training events, follow this link.
SAFE provides a comprehensive range of face to face child and adult safeguarding training courses in the UK and Internationally, covering all of your child protection training and adult safeguarding needs, with specialist courses covering Rigorous Recruitment and for those dealing with very young children, SAFE provides a full suite of Early Years training interventions.
DBS Checks (formerly CRB Checks), Membership and Other Services
SAFE offers far more than just child protection training and safeguarding courses. We provide DBS (formerly CRB) checks, expert support, Membership and Awards, policies and procedures, briefings, audits, in fact everything you need to fulfil your safeguarding obligations easily and at minimal cost.
Safeguarding & Child Protection Resources for Dental Care Professionals
SAFE has created a new resource for dental care professionals that provides detailed guidance on CQC compliance in relation to safeguarding children and vulnerable adults, including levels of checks required under the DBS (formerly CRB) scheme, staff training needs in relation to child protection training and adult safeguarding and safeguarding policies within the dental practice setting. Click here to visit the dental safeguarding resource
Child Safeguarding Training in Education / Child & Adult Safeguarding Training in Health
New Online eSafety Courses Available Now
If you have a current child safeguarding or child protection training certificate, this low cost course training course examining safeguarding issues relating to modern technologies might be just the ticket! To find out more click here
New International Child Safeguarding Courses, Online and Face to Face.
Are you a UK based organisation with workers abroad? Are you a non UK organisation who wants to work to internationally recognised child safeguarding standards? Our expertise in Safeguarding has enabled us to successfully train thousands of people across the globe and we believe we are unique in being able to offer these courses.
For online International Child Safeguarding, please follow this link.
For Face to Face International Child Safeguarding, please email us with your enquiry.
To stay informed about the latest safeguarding issues, news headlines from the fields of child and adult protection, special offers on training and other information that impacts you, why not join our mailing list. Once signed up you will be able to access a wide range of free resources and downloads, in addition to receiving our regular safeguarding newsletter. Simply fill out your email in the box.
The expert SAFE team has offered safeguarding audits and pre-inspection audit services for a wide range of organisations such as those in leisure, health and education since 1999. These services are dedicated to raise standards for safeguarding children and/or adults and also assist managers in benchmarking the safeguarding arrangements in their organisation.
Please email us with your contact details for further information and quotations.