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Volunteer Now - Designated Officer Training

11 April 2019, 10:00, Derry Central Library, 35 Foyle St, Derry/Londonderry BT48 6AL

Runs to 11 April 2019

Join Volunteer Now for FREE Designated Officer training throughout April and May 2019 as part of their DCAL Safeguarding Children and Adults in the Arts and Culture Sector project.

Date: Thursday 11th April 2019  
Venue: Derry Central Library, 35 Foyle St, Derry/Londonderry BT48 6AL
10.00am – 4.30pm

The training is suitable for Designated and Deputy Designated Child protection Officers and will cover the following:

  • Knowledge of the legal context of child protection.
  • An understanding of the roles and responsibilities of a Designated Officer
  • Knowledge of Health and Social Trust structures and processes.
  • Exploration of issues and concerns around referrals and sharing information.

All participants must have completed a child protection awareness raising course prior to attending. Keeping Children Safe: Training for Staff and Volunteers or Keeping Children Safe: Training for Managers, Supervisors and Management committee members are suitable foundation courses.

Places are required to be booked in advance. You can book by emailing .

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