Child protection training in Scotland Helping people working with children and organisations

Boys sitting in a gardenAs the UK's leading child protection charity, we understand the child protection issues that people working with children and organisations can face.

Our training and consultancy team works with a wide range of organisations across all sectors in Scotland. Based on Getting it Right for every child (GIRFEC) principles we explore the steps that can be taken to improve policies, standards and practice to keep children safe.

You can view our range of Scotland specific training courses below and find out how our consultancy service can help you.

Call 0808 800 5000 or email help@nspcc.org.uk to discuss your training and consultancy needs with us today.

Training courses in Scotland

Introduction to child protection in Scotland course

Child protection training to give your staff a clear understanding of how to recognise, report and record concerns about a child’s welfare in Scotland.
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Child protection in Scotland course

Online training course for anyone working, volunteering or supporting young people in Scotland. Learn how to recognise, report and record concerns about a child's welfare. Cost: £20
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Tailored training

We provide tailored child protection support for any organisation to put safeguards in place to prevent child abuse and develop, evaluate or review safeguarding policies and processes.

For more information, call us on 0808 800 5000 or email help@nspcc.org.uk

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Designated child protection officer in Scotland course

Face-to-face training for anyone responsible with receiving concerns about the safety and welfare of children and young people in Scotland.
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Training for trainers in child protection in Scotland

This course will help you to develop core skills in planning, designing, delivering and evaluating child protection training.
Advanced training course

Looking for UK wide and online courses?

A wide range of courses are available across the UK and online, from introductions to child protection to refresher courses.

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Child protection consultancy service in Scotland

Two girls playing at schoolOur child protection consultancy service raises awareness of child wellbeing and protection issues for organisations within the Getting it Right for every child (GIRFEC) framework.

Together we explore the steps that can be taken to improve policies, standards and practice. This could be through structural, policy or procedural changes, and may involve practice reviews or audits. We also work with organisations following a critical incident where circumstances have led to the potential harm or actual harm of a child.

If you'd like to find out more about our consultancy service, contact us on 0808 800 5000 or help@nspcc.org.uk for more information.

Fighting for childhood in Scotland

How we’re building a better future for Scotland's children through working with local services and communities and influencing national policy.
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Child protection in Scotland

How the child protection system in Scotland works from reporting, investigations and care proceedings including facts, statistics and case reviews.
How it works in Scotland