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Child Protection 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 carry professional indemnity insurance cover for all training we provide. SAFE’s primary sectors are education (including Early Years), health (including Dental Care Professionals, General Practice and Primary Medical Services 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!
SAFE also works extensively with the volunteer community, charitable organisations and faith groups as proceeds from our commercial activities are reinvested into driving our community initiatives 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.
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Online Child Protection Training, Adult Safeguarding & eSafety Courses
SAFE provides both online child and adult safeguarding training and face to face child and adult safeguarding training courses both in the UK and abroad, encompassing online child safeguarding (formerly online child protection training), online adult safeguarding (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 up to date. Our suite of online solutions includes: Standard Child Safeguarding, Leading on Child Safeguarding, International Child Safeguarding, eSafety Training, Standard Adult Safeguarding, Leading on Adult Safeguarding, Standard Child Safeguarding Training for Dental Care Professionals and Standard Child Safeguarding for Optometrists.
All of our online courses are fully trackable. To verify a SAFE online training certificate, please follow this link.
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.
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