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Safeguarding Record Keeping for Designated Safeguarding Leads

The E-learning course is aimed at Designated Safeguarding Leads in schools and Early Years settings.

This training will support Designated Safeguarding Leads in schools and early years settings to understand their role and responsibilities with regards to keeping “detailed, accurate, secure written records of concerns and referrals”.

Learning objectives:

  • To understand the importance of effective record keeping within the current legislative framework
  • To explore potential implications of data protection legislation and GDPR on record keeping approaches
  • To develop an understanding of appropriate transfer and retention of records
  • To explore examples of best practice with regards to robust record keeping in education

Why should you take this course

This will enable DSLs to explore good and poor practice with regards to record keeping and will assist them in meeting their responsibilities to safeguard children as set out in statutory legislation and guidance.

The current version of this course is in line with ‘Keeping Children Safe in Education’ 2021.

Please note: The licence for this course will last one year from your date of purchase.