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Professional Differences (1 of 4 to complete DSL training)

7th October 2021 @ 9:30 AM - 10:45 AM

| Free
DATE:7th October 2021
SPB Training Officers
LOCATION:Independent learning and Teams APPLICABLE TO: Adults and Children
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This course is one of four that are suitable for Designated Leads and whose who have a safeguarding lead role in any organisation, eg: designed safeguarding lead in a school, safeguarding lead GP, social worker, care manager, Independent Violence Advisors, named doctor or nurse, police public protection unit, any staff undertaking adult safeguarding enquiries/assessments.  The other courses are: Designated Safeguarding Lead Role in Safer Organisations; Why Supervision is an Essential Part of Safeguarding; and Managing Allegations


To enable practitioners working with children and adults at risk to understand how professional challenge contributes to effective safeguarding.

Learning Outcomes

By the end of the course the participants should be able to:

  •  Explain how professional challenges contribute to effective safeguarding.
  •  Explain the concept of ‘professional curiosity’.
  •  Identify how the SPB’s Resolving Professional Differences/Escalation Policy can be used to resolve   professional differences in relation to the safeguarding needs of children and adults.

Please Note:

This event will take place on Microsoft Teams and a calendar invite with the link to join will be sent to you prior to the event.  We are unable to BCC calendar invites on Teams so please ensure you use an email address that you are comfortable to be seen by delegates. 


Independent learning and a live online seminar via Teams

Course Level

Children’s Competency Framework: Target Group 3 and 4

Adult’s Competency Framework: Advanced level 3