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Give your team the critical skills and confidence to protect young people and vulnerable adults

The course helped our staff to develop the confidence to improve the outcomes of the young people in our care.

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Laura Redhead

Service Manager, Creative Living Care

If you are looking for a training company that can look after the safety of your staff and pupils, then Skills Shop will be the right health and safety training provider for you.

Rachael McFarlane, Headteacher Ireleth St Peter's School

Rachael McFarlane



Imagine If You Could Save Time And Money On Your Safeguarding Training

In Less Than 1 Minute

You can provisionally book your safeguarding training into our diary - 100% risk free.

Why Travel?

Book 6 or more places and we'll deliver your training onsite or at a location that's convenient for you.

Forget Paperwork

Skills Shop deals with all course paperwork.  Including the issuing of joining instructions, certificates and renewal reminders for you.

Improve The Outcomes Of Young People & Vulnerable Adults

"Safety and security don't just happen, they are the results of collective consensus... We owe our children, the most vulnerable citizens in our society, a life free of violence and fear."

- Nelson Mandela

Skills Shop's safeguarding awareness training covers:

Law and guidance
Roles and responsibilities
Child abuse
Child sexual exploitation
Risk and risk assessments
Post referral
Record keeping

Last year


concerns of abuse were raised last year.  Do your staff know what to look out for?

Is Our Safeguarding Training Course Right For You?

Ask yourself:

If you want cheap tick box training
If you want skilled, confident and competent staff

Frequently Asked Questions

Where will my training take place?

Your training will take place on-site or at a location convenient for you.  

What is blended training?

If you choose our blended training, part of the course will be delivered via our online portal.  Staff can complete this in there own time and then will attend the in-person training to cover the practical scenario-based training reducing the in-person training by half.

What's covered on the course?

  • Law and guidance
  • Roles and responsibilities
  • Child abuse
  • Child sexual exploitation
  • Risk and risk assessments
  • Disclosure
  • Post referral
  • Record Keeping

What is OFQUAL accreditation?

Some sectors like education and care need their qualifications registering with an awarding body.  This guarantees the course met a national recognised standard.  OFQUAL accreditation requires an additional registration fee.

If you don't need OFQUAL accreditation then an in-house Skills Shop certificate will be issued.  

Rest assured the course delivery and content is the same.

Why choose Skills Shop?

Skills Shop is your go-to supplier of both in-person and online training courses for a variety of different subjects, including Safeguarding Young People & Vulnerable Adults Training.

Our customers love the flexibility that we offer and being able to choose between virtual or in-person training.

The Safeguarding Young People & Vulnerable Adults 1/2 Awareness course is more of an introductory course and provides a basic knowledge or understanding of what is required for the safeguarding of young and vulnerable adults. If you’re interested in taking this training further, please take a look at our Safeguarding Young People & Vulnerable Adults 1 day course by clicking here. This 1/2 day training course is designed for learners who have contact with children, young people or vulnerable adults in their working environment and this includes voluntary work.

All our safeguarding training comes with continuous support so even after completing the training, we are always here to offer you peace of mind.

Our Safeguarding Young People & Vulnerable Adults 1/2 Awareness course can be taught in locations such as Carlisle, Preston, Lancaster or even cities such as Manchester and Liverpool.

Skills Shop Ltd is registered in England & Wales under the company registration number: 06385754 | VAT Registration Number: 286696730

Registered office address: 41 Whinney Ends, Barrow-in-Furness, Cumbria. LA13 9DW.

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Safeguarding Training


OnLine (Live)

Duration: 6 hours | all in-person

Duration: 6 hours (via zoom live with an instructor)

* must be completed prior to practical training