LEVEL 3-Principles of Safeguarding

The course promotes awareness and sensitivity to safeguarding, enabling learners to identify the types and characteristics of abuse, record disclosure and appropriately share information with the relevant people. This course is designed for all persons, no matter the field that they are directly involved in, to give them the tools and knowledge to make a difference to a vulnerable person’s life. It will also let the practitioner reporting the abuse know how they can safeguard themselves in every day work, while seeking help and reporting the incident identified.

Course syllabus

● Safeguarding legislation and guidance

● Indicators of abuse or neglect

● Making judgements

● Roles and responsibilities

● Sharing of information

● Dealing with and reporting of allegations and complaints

Course duration

Full day(there will be some pre-course reading)

Who should attend

This qualification is suitable for employees, supervisors and managers who have contact with children or adults at risk in their working environment. Also, anyone responsible for overseeing international programmes. 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 3 Award in the Principles of Safeguarding and Protecting Children, Young People or Vulnerable Adults.

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

This qualification is available to learners aged 18 years or over. Learners must have the literacy skills to be able to read and self-learn the reference manual and additional resources.

Course numbers

A maximum of 12 learners can be accommodated on this course

The Level 3 Award in Principles of Safeguarding and Protecting Children, Young People or Vulnerable Adults (RQF)
is a nationally recognised Ofqual regulated qualification accredited by First Aid Awards Ltd. Ofqual Register number for this course is 601/8471/1

Download the Learning Outcomes information 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.

2024©️Safeguard My Charity