LEVEL 1 Awareness in Safeguarding

This course is suitable for all persons and will provide an understanding of safeguarding which can be used in a workplace, activity group or any instance where a person comes into contact with children or adults at risk.

The qualification provides learners with the knowledge to identify a safeguarding concern, listen and appropriately record a disclosure, and report to the appropriate person.

Course syllabus

● Safeguarding legislation and guidance

● Key safeguarding roles

● Different types of abuse

● Signs and indicators of abuse and neglect

● Actions to take if a safeguarding concern arises

Course duration

Four hours(there will be some pre-course reading and preparation)

Who should attend

The qualification is available to learners aged 14 or over. This training can be delivered to your teams abroad and carries the same accreditation.

Price includes:

● All resources & handouts
● In-person session

● Pre-course guidance

● Final Qualification Certificate (subject to assessment)


On successful completion, students will be awarded a Level 1 Awareness in Safeguarding certificate.

Awareness in Safeguarding

● A combination of self-study and live session

● Guided by a qualified Trainer

● Resources included

● Ofqual regulated qualification (subject to assessment)

Entry Requirements

It is recommended that learners should hold a minimum of Level 1 in literacy or equivalent to undertake this qualification.

This Awareness in Safeguarding course is a nationally recognised Ofqual regulated qualification accredited by First Aid Awards Ltd. Ofqual Register number for this course is 603/5635/2

Download the information brochure HERE

Get in touch if you would like us to do a session for your organisation. Email:
[email protected] or call: (+44) 7383 783083

Don’t just take our word for it!

Feedback from previous attendees

Saima Alvi

(British Muslim Hereitage Centre)

The trainer Tafazal has a calm supportive manner and clearly his years of professional experience stand out.

Shaun W.

A knowledgeable and charismatic facilitator, who listened well and actively encouraged the students to learn.

Zahid M.

A crucial course for any organisation working other people. Highly recommended by me.

Nadim T.

Excellent, thought provoking. Improved my awareness of issues in safeguarding.

Victoria M.

The trainer was very knowledgeable and truly guided us well

Rabia A.

I have learnt a lot in terms of what measures to take in case of a concern

Filly Nyassi

Social Welfare OfficerMinistry of Gender, Children and Social Welfare, The Gambia

The safeguarding training will further enhance our knowledge & skills in the area ofchild safeguarding for our work at a government level.

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