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Child protection supervision skills training

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From £1125 per person

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Face-to-face training enabling you to gain the safeguarding supervision skills you need to protect children and support staff in their role

Gain the supervisory skills you need for a safeguarding and child protection-based role.

Taught by experienced professionals, this five-day course will help you learn how to support staff with any safeguarding and child protection concerns they may have, and make sure child-centred activities are delivered safely.

If you have previously attended this course and are looking for refresher training please see our Child protection supervision skills refresher course. 

What will I learn?

In this classroom-based training course, you’ll learn how to:

  • identify the purpose of supervision, with reference to safeguarding work
  • explain the different models of supervision and their relationship to practice and safeguarding outcomes
  • apply principles of adult learning to your own supervision practice
  • practice supervisory skills and deliver group supervision
  • evaluate your own performance to apply your learning to real life situations and improve your supervisory practice
  • recognise some of the unhealthy processes in supervision which may result in dangerous practice.

Choose how you want to learn

Child protection supervision skills training is available face-to-face or as a live virtual training session, to support a range of learning styles.

Both options are taught by experts and feature the latest legislation, guidance and best practice. So you can choose to learn on location in a dedicated learning space or from the comfort of your own home or office.

Benefits of the course

  • Delivered by expert trainers who are at hand to answer any questions you may have.
  • Covers in-depth information around supervision and child protection across five days.
  • Choose your training style: live virtual sessions with an expert trainer or face-to-face on location.
  • Packed with a variety of practical exercises to help you learn such as discussions, group work and role playing.
  • Time to reflect and apply what you have learnt in your first three days of training to your own supervision practice before coming back for module two later.
  • Dedicated and neutral learning space so you can learn without distraction.
  • Receive a personalised certificate of completion.
  • Income generated from the sale of our training courses is reinvested back into the NSPCC to help protect children.
of our customers would recommend NSPCC training
* We received 39,176 evaluation forms from people who had taken our elearning and face-to-face/virtual live training courses between 1 April 2022 and 31 March 2023. 38,394 (98%) said they would recommend the course they had taken.

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We deliver this training course face-to-face on location and virtually via Zoom.

Choose an option from the drop down list below to complete our booking form.

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“We listened, we were listened to, we were valued and encouraged and supported throughout. Excellent three days -thank you!”

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