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Embedding Safeguarding Practice (Artswork Leadership Training)

An Organisational Approach to Safe Practice with Children and Young People in the Creative and cultural sectors

This course is for those who wish to develop a strategic approach to safeguarding and are responsible for overseeing safeguarding practice. The course focuses on a whole team approach to embedding safe practice across creative, cultural and heritage sectors. 

You will carry out an audit on your organisation and create an action plan that will support best practice around safeguarding in your organisation through the delivery of policy, practice and the sharing of information. You will also explore ways of including young people’s voice to influence your procedures. The course also includes an online safeguarding section, exploring current guidance and best practice for the online environment, helping you to identify and consider the updated risks and how this can impact on your own policy and practice.

This training day will be split over two days:

Wednesday 10th 10am - 12:30pm

Wednesday 17th 10am - 12.30pm

Ideal for:

  • Those who wish to develop a strategic approach to safeguarding within their own organisation e.g senior managers, board members, creative directors
  • Those who are currently acting as safeguarding lead or are responsible for overseeing safeguarding in the organisation
  • Those who have previously undertaken a child protection course 

You will gain:

  • Ideas of how to embed a culture of safe practice
  • Ways of including and involving young people
  • Tools for disseminating policy and best practice
  • A safeguarding action plan
  • An overview of Designated Safeguarding Officer responsibilities
  • Further advice and guidance

Course cost: 

Full price: £80 per person  

Bursary price: £48

For advice and information please contact our Professional Development team via

Event starts
Wednesday 10 March, 2021
Event ends
Wednesday 17 March, 2021
Venue Address

South West , Online

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