Child protection and safeguarding training in Wales

About our courses

Helping people and organisations who work with children

As the UK's leading child protection charity, we understand the child protection issues that people working with children and organisations can face.

Our training and consultancy team works with a wide range of organisations across all sectors in Wales. We explore the steps that can be taken to improve policies, standards and practice to keep children safe.

View our range of Wales specific training courses below or find out how our consultancy service can help you.

Scheduled training courses

We run regular Designated safeguarding person (DSP) and Safer recruitment training courses in Wales. See below for locations and forthcoming dates. 

Designated safeguarding person (DSP) in Wales

Duration: Two-day course.

Price: £310 per person.

Location: NSPCC Cardiff National Office, Diane Engelhardt House (Unit 2), Treglown Court, Dowlais Road, Cardiff CF24 5LQ - >View Google map


  • 15-16 July 2020
  • 1-2 September 2020
  • 27-28 October 2020
  • 2-3 December 2020

To book a place please call us on 0116 234 7246 or email

Safer recruitment training in Wales

Duration: One-day course.

Price: £155 per person.

Dates and locations: There are currently no scheduled dates available for Safer recruitment training in Wales but please contact us to register your interest on 0116 234 7246 or

In-house commissioned training

We can deliver a range of tailored courses to organisations in Wales.  

Courses available include:

  • Introduction to safeguarding and child protection in Wales
  • Designated senior person with responsibility for child protection in schools and colleges (Wales)
  • Designated safeguarding person (DSP) in Wales course
  • Safer recruitment
  • bespoke courses.

If you would like further information about commissioned training, please get in touch to discuss your training needs on 0116 234 7246 or

Book now

To book a place on our training courses, or to discuss in-house commissioned training, please call us on  0116 234 7246 or email

Related resources

How the child protection system works in Wales

Our consultancy service

Why NSPCC training?

Why take your training with the NSPCC?

At the NSPCC, we work to keep children and young people safe from abuse and neglect every day.

As the UK's experts on safeguarding and child protection, we understand the issues organisations and people working with children can face. That’s why professionals trust us to provide the support, training and resources they need to help protect the children and young people they work with.

Our highly-rated training courses are developed by experts. We work with a number of organisations, experienced consultants and subject matter experts in a range of sectors to develop courses that are clear, easy-to-use, up-to-date and in line with the latest statutory guidance, and tailored to your needs.

And as a charity, income generated from the sale of our training courses is reinvested back into the NSPCC to help protect children.

Book now

To book a place on a training course, please call us on 0116 234 7246 or email