Staff who work with children and/or adults should receive appropriate safeguarding training every 3 years as a minimum. This course is designed to meet statutory safeguarding requirements and, as safeguarding is a GDC recommended topic, will also contribute to the hours requirement of verifiable CPD.

Course details


  • Mode of study: Face to face
  • Duration: 2 hours, (6.00pm - 9.00pm)
  • Location: Dental Academy, William Beatty Building, Hampshire Terrace, Portsmouth, PO1 2QG
  • Start and end dates: TBC


  • £35

What you'll experience

On this short course you'll learn:

  • how to identify when a child or young person may be at risk of harm
  • how to use safeguarding principles to consider the wellbeing of adults who may be at risk of abuse, neglect or exploitation
  • how to recognise the signs and indicators of abuse and neglect
  • how to manage disclosures safely and use referral pathways appropriately
  • GDC Development Outcomes – A, B


Helen Sewell, Senior Teaching Fellow, School of Health and Care Professions.

Entry requirements

There are no entry requirements for this course.

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