Sefton SCP Training

SWAY Briefings

Sefton SCP have developed some fantastic resources in the format of SWAY briefings.  They are on various safeguarding children themes.  CLICK HERE to access the briefings.

On-Line / E-Learning Training

Sefton SCP has developed a table containing all the FREE on-line external training on offer from various sectors.  CLICK HERE to access the list of FREE online training.  For further information contact Sefton SCP Learning & Development Officer, Louise Roberts by emailing

NOTE: Sefton Safeguarding Children Partnership is not responsible for the content of external websites.

Designated Safeguarding Lead (DSL) (Education)

Sefton SCP is delivering the Designated Safeguarding Leads (DSL) Training for Sefton Schools and FE Colleges ONLY.  

DSL training will be held face to face


For clarification:

As the Designated Safeguarding Lead (DSL) in a School or College you must undertake the following training:

  • Designated Safeguarding Leads (DSL) Education compliant training (this training is suitable for those new to the role of DSL and for those who need a refresher) it is recommended this training is updated by the individual DSL every 2 years.

and in addition;

  • ‘Working Together to Safeguard Children’ Level 2 (Level 2 is equivalent to Intercollegiate Safeguarding Training Level 3)

It is recommended that DSLs in schools/colleges refresh this training every 2 years.

If you need any further information, please contact, Sefton SCP Business Team 


Title Occurences  
Child Exploitation (CE) - Identifying and Responding to CE in Sefton 1 in 1 locations View & Book
Cyber Crime Prevent (Protecting Children) delivered by Merseyside Police 1 in 1 locations View & Book
Designated Safeguarding Leads (DSLs) in Education (Level 3) 1 in 1 locations View & Book
Financial Exploitation (Virtual) 1 in 1 locations View & Book
Level of Need / Conversational Model 0 in 0 locations View & Book
Managing Allegations Briefing 1 in 1 locations View & Book
Multi-agency Planning for Children 1 in 1 locations View & Book
Neglect Screening Tool (1hr Virtual Briefing) 1 in 1 locations View & Book
Online Safety by Karl Hopwood 1 in 1 locations View & Book
Parental Mental Health (Virtual) 2 in 1 locations View & Book
SMART Record Keeping (30 minute briefing) 1 in 1 locations View & Book
Trauma Informed Safeguarding (Virtual) 2 in 1 locations View & Book
Working Together to Safeguard Children (Level 3) 4 in 1 locations View & Book